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Owls Head Transportation Museum

117 Museum Street, Owls Head, ME 04854
+1 207-594-4418
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Wheels & Wing Lovers Unite!

This comprehensive collection of vintage planes and autos is filled with treasures for young and... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2016
luluenviaje
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Fredericton, Canada
A Gem Not to Be Missed

This handicap-accessible museum showcases beautifully restored cars, motorcycles and aircraft, all... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2016
MarylandCatmom
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Maryland
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Featuring a world-class, operating collection of antique ground vehicles, engines and aircraft the Owls Head Transportation Museum is open seven days a week, year-round. Exhibits include "Faster: The Quest for Speed" featuring racing vehicles from some of New England's premiere collections. Visit to see the collection or plan to attend one of our fantastic summer events where collection pieces are demonstrated for the public.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
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  • Terrible0%
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“car show” (9 reviews)
“on display” (15 reviews)
“all ages” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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117 Museum Street, Owls Head, ME 04854
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

This comprehensive collection of vintage planes and autos is filled with treasures for young and old and is the best way to discover the past! It's an easy location to drive to and the staff are enthusiastic and informative.

Thank luluenviaje
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This handicap-accessible museum showcases beautifully restored cars, motorcycles and aircraft, all kept maintained so they can be driven or flown. In fact, we saw the Stearman flying a few days after we visited! We were told that volunteers give rides in some of the older...More

Thank MarylandCatmom
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I enjoyed this museum but thought it would be a little larger. It took only an hour to view everything. Nice collection of vintage planes and autos. They have special events on the weekends so check the website.

Thank napagirl2
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Kids under 12 are free n adults are $18. The museum has lots of old transportation (planes,bikes,cars n fire engines) Today they took out several old cars n offered rides to those wishing to go for a spin. There was to be planes flying but...More

Thank dbeaupre49
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Visited with my 82-year old mom, and a wheelchair was available. Ample free parking. Admission fee. Well worth a leisurely 2 hrs if there are not a lot of people there. It was "Volunteers Day" and we got a short ride on a 1929 Model...More

Thank CookswithpassionVA
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Beautiful museum! Visited over Memorial Day weekend with my husband and two kids. We all greatly enjoyed our visit. I was a little leery on taking my 5 year old as I wasn't sure she'd understand it, but she was in heaven! There were many...More

Thank AIricka20
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This is the second time we visited this museum and still found it very entertaining. The cars and planes were beautiful. They were refurbished and looked like new. A great place to visit and to bring children.

Thank Rosemarie N
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Awesome museum that is a must-see! I love living near this place. It's always fun to go see all the old cars and planes and is a great place to take children!

Thank arimagic23
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is an awesome place to bring kids for a whole day of fun! So much to see and learn in such a small space!

Thank cook32181
Reviewed 9 May 2016

It's all about transportation and speed: flying, airplanes, bicycles, and automobiles. This has to be one of the very finest in the US, and not to be missed by any gearhead. We were there on a gray Saturday and nothing was flying, but on a...More

Thank Matt33332
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danielakorem
1 August 2017|
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Response from Richard R | Reviewed this property |
Schooner bay another cab company
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Nancy O
13 October 2015|
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Response from mainecoastgal | Property representative |
Hi there, While we offer a comprehensive food vending service during our special events, we do not offer year-round food service in the Museum. Expanding our concession offerings is something that we are reviewing as we... More
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Joanne G
6 April 2015|
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Response from mainecoastgal | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, Thanks for your inquiry! Our Museum is indeed wheelchair friendly. We have loaner wheelchairs for guests as well. Please let me know if there is anything else I can help you with. Best, Jenna Lookner Public... More
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