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Aurora, Maine
Bangor Symphony Orchestra

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Located in Bangor, ME (22 miles from Aurora)

The Bangor Symphony Orchestra has been providing live music for the people of Bangor since 1896 and hasn't missed a season since. From Beethoven to Tchaikovsky, old and new, the Bangor Symphony has something for everyone this season. The Bangor Symphony continues in its 112th season with its classical series of music, holiday favorites and summer POPS programs. The BSO offers concerts for youth to adult, for many tastes and all ages.

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Performing Arts
Maine Discovery Museum

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Located in Bangor, ME (22 miles from Aurora)

With seven major interactive exhibit areas on three floors, Maine Discovery Museum is the largest children's museum north of Boston. Located in the historic Freese's building in downtown Bangor, MDM is just an hour's drive from Acadia National Park to the east and the mid-coast to the south.

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Museum Family Attraction
University of Maine Museum of Art

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Located in Bangor, ME (22 miles from Aurora)

The Museum of Art remains the only institution owned by the citizens of the State of Maine to house a permanent fine arts collection - one which has grown to a stature that makes it a nucleus in the state for historic and contemporary art. Consisting of more than 6500 original works of art, the collection is particularly strong in American mid-20th century works on paper.

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The Telephone Museum

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Located in Ellsworth, ME (22 miles from Aurora)

A big gray barn on a country road in Maine houses an unusual display of communications technology. At The Telephone Museum, the history of the telephone network from Alexander Graham Bell's patent in 1876, through the era of switchboard operators and early dial telephones, to the more complex electro-mechanical switching systems that preceeded digital technology, is represented in hands-on exhibits intended to show the ingenuity and craftsmanship of thousands of telephone workers, innovators and entrepreneurs over more than 100 years.

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Woodlawn Museum

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Located in Ellsworth, ME (22 miles from Aurora)

Woodlawn sits on the crest of a hill overlooking the city of Ellsworth and surrounded by majestic pine, spruce, and hemlock trees. Visitors may tour the museum and see an original family collection and learn about the Col. John Black family.

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Museum
Frenchman Bay Conservancy

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Located in Sullivan, ME (23 miles from Aurora)

Frenchman Bay Conservancy is a nationally accredited nonprofit land conservation organization. Now in our 32nd year of operation, we have protected over 8,000 acres through conservation easements or FBC-owned preserves in 12 towns and townships in Maine. Our conserved lands protect a broad variety of ecosystems and traditional land uses, including forest, wetlands, coastline, mountains, an organic farm, a working woodlot, blueberry fields, and waterfront along a wild and scenic river. Frenchman Bay Conservancy maintains more than 28 miles of year-round public access hiking trails for nature observation, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and hunting. We protect access for the public to enjoy scenic vistas, sandy beaches, rocky coastlines and mudflats for recreation and commercial access including clam and worm harvesting.

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Fishing Hiking Nature
Hollywood Casino at Bangor

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Located in Bangor, ME (23 miles from Aurora)

Looking for a Vegas style casino experience thats close to home? Come to Bangor, Maine and enjoy classic table games, an exciting poker room, and nearly 800 thrilling slots. From blackjack to baccarat - and most everything in between - there are high-stakes thrills and tons of fun at every turn.

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