Owls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

4.8
#3 of 32 in Museums in Mid Coast Maine
Specialty Museum · Museum
View an impressive collection of antique vehicles, including pre-1940 cars and aircrafts, at Owls Head Transportation Museum. Dedicated to the conservation and demonstration of these vehicles, this nonprofit museum's collection also includes bicycles, carriages, wagons, and motorcycles, all in great condition. Don't miss the racing exhibit from New England's premiere collection. Check the website for a schedule of the museum's special events, especially if visiting during the summer when it hosts exciting demonstrations. You might even be taken for a ride in a vintage car or plane! Using our custom trip planner, Owls Head attractions like Owls Head Transportation Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Fun way to spend a few hours on the coast of Maine. Have been here several times but not for probably 15 years. After spending time at the AACA museum in Hershey this location was always meh...  more »
  • Found the museum while going on a bike ride. A most terrific and informative experience. Well worth going .  more »
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  • A jewel of mid-coast Maine. If you're a fan of things with motors and engines and wheels and wings, this place is for you. Their annual program of events and functions is always engaging and interesting with most of the summer series of weekends being "must attend" if you're any sort of enthusiast. Love this place and the staff, too!
  • Wow good. I wasn't expecting much for a somewhat rural located transportation museum. I am pretty wowed by this place. Amazing cars, beautiful WW1 vintage aircraft that still fly! Great place for kids with stuff that even little ones can touch and play with. And just when I was pretty certain this was one of the coolest museums I had been to they made an announcement that they were actually going to start up the old engines to show how they work. And then, FREE MODEL T RIDES!?! So yeah, this place is wow good.

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