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Osher Map Library

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Fascinating and Unique, But Call First

Reading that the Osher Library was open and being a map freak, I dragged my less than enthusiastic... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
CHARLES G
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This is one of the premier map collections in the world

The Osher Map Library has one of the biggest and most important collections of maps in the world... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
pwdt
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8 Apr 2017
“Fascinating and Unique, But Call First”
4 Jan 2017
“This is one of the premier map collections in the world”
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Reading that the Osher Library was open and being a map freak, I dragged my less than enthusiastic wife to this attraction. When we finally found a place the visitors' garage on the University of Southern Maine (where the Library is located) and walked the...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

The Osher Map Library has one of the biggest and most important collections of maps in the world. The basis of the collection was created by a local family and given to the University of Southern Maine which eventually built an extension onto the Glickman...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Located on the University of Maine Campus, this fascinating collection of maps and globes include detailed descriptions about a topic rich in history, geography and more. Our docent, Rosa, was knowledgeable, helpful and enthusiastic. We were very fortunate to get a private tour of the...More

Thank ChathamMass
Reviewed 19 July 2016

From the beautiful collection of globes in the lobby, to the current show of pictorial maps, there's something here for everyone to enjoy, including tables full of map puzzles and projects to keep kids of all ages occupied. Don't miss it!

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