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Owls Head Transportation Museum

117 Museum Street, Owls Head, ME 04854
+1 207-594-4418
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Fascinating to all of us

All I can say is that it was fascinating, well planned out and interesting to all of us. The Women... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Connie B
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Newport, Rhode Island
Happy times, and so much to learn

So I had been putting off writing this review because I wanted to take my time with it. We were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
John O
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Peabody, Massachusetts
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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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“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 yesterday

All I can say is that it was fascinating, well planned out and interesting to all of us. The Women Who Dare (3 who were pioneers in cars and airplanes) exhibit and videos were excellent (be sure and check out the display across from the...More

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 5 days ago

So I had been putting off writing this review because I wanted to take my time with it. We were (grandpa, dad, and I) here for the wheels and wings show. The three generations of John had paid a visit to this little corner of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

While you're visiting Maine, take time to visit a 'hidden gem' in Owl's Head. The collection of classic automobiles is awesome...everything from a Stanley Steamer to a Bentley racer. A full lineup of early-year MGs and Packards, but much more. Also includes some beautiful old...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here numerous times over the years and never get tired of visiting. While many of the ehibited planes and other machines are always (fortunately) here, there are also new interim exhibits that lend new interest. I always find something that I missed...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great collection of historical and unique cars, trucks, planes and other transportation artifacts that work

Thank 247dougw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved seeing all the antique autos, velocipedes, biplanes, race cars, and so many other things. My aircraft mechanic husband enjoyed talking about the exhibits with the director. On weekends they take some of the planes and autos for a spin. Wish we could have...More

Thank dudakadud
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice little museum with a surprising selection of antique automobiles and airplanes. There is a small hands on play area for children and visitors of all ages are encouraged to try out the different horns. At $14 for adults it is a...More

Thank Zosia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wanna get away ? Way back? Most amazing museum, or sanctuary. Everything Works Not just on display Lots of information, I was here 20 years ago , and it made an impression then. Cant. Miss this

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed this museum on rainy day. So many cars, bikes, motorcycles, and airplanes. Thoroughly enjoyed and would definitely go back. Quite a few things for kids too. Kids under 18 are free which is a nice perk!

Thank James J
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I never thought you would find this very fine museum in such a remote place! We had a ride in a model T. The kids loved it. Grandpa talked about all the cars he and his father had over the years. Horns from old cars...More

Thank Lucybelle1
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danielakorem
2 August 2017|
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Response from Richard R | Reviewed this property |
Schooner bay another cab company
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Nancy O
14 October 2015|
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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
7 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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