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belfast area museums

The Belfast, ME area, and the greater MidCoast Maine region, has a long and interesting history. Museum lovers should take note of some of the fascinating local museums listed below.

Belfast Historical Society Museum

Belfast | 207-338-9229 | belfastmuseum.org

The Belfast Historic Society and Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of Belfast, Maine and the surrounding area. Admission is free and group tours are available.

Penobscot Marine Museum

Searsport | 207-548-2529 | penobscotmarinemuseum.org

The Penobscot Marine Museum is dedicated to celebrating the maritime culture of Penobscot Bay & beyond. It is also Maine's oldest maritime museum campus - a full village of eight historic buildings.

Farnsworth Art Museum & Wyeth Center

Rockland | 207-596-6457 | farnsworthmuseum.org

Celebrating Maine's Role in American Art, the Farnsworth Art Museum features a fabulous collection of more than 10,000 works of American art from all eras.

Owls Head Transportation Museum

Owls Head, near Rockland | 207-594-4418 | ohtm.org

The Owls Head Transportation Museum features more than 100 beautiful and historic aircraft, automobiles, bicycles, carriages, and engines on permanent display.

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