61 Attractions & Things To Do Nearby
Penobscot, Maine
Fort Knox

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Located in Prospect, ME (8 miles from Penobscot)

Located on the west bank of the Penobscot River in Prospect, Maine, in an area known as the Penobscot Narrows, Fort Knox is one of the best preserved fortifications on the New England seacoast. The Fort has many architectural features present only to itself, as well as a rich history behind it's cannon batteries.

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The Telephone Museum

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Located in Ellsworth, ME (11 miles from Penobscot)

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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Penobscot Marine Museum

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Located in Searsport, ME (11 miles from Penobscot)

The principal exhibits at Penobscot Marine Museum focus on the industry of Penobscot Bay in the 19th century and illustrate what it was like to live and work on one of the great square-rigged ships in the last quarter of the 19th century, and to visit China when it truly was exotic.

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Winterport Winery

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Located in Winterport, ME (13 miles from Penobscot)

The Winterport Winery, owned by Michael and Joan Anderson, opened its doors in the fall of 2001 but it really had its beginning in the Christmas gift of a home winemaking kit some 30 years earlier. What was a hobby then has now become a full time work and a family involved business - what used be stored in the family basement now occupies the 3200 sq. ft. winery and 1100 sq. ft. tasting room.

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Woodlawn Museum

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Located in Ellsworth, ME (14 miles from Penobscot)

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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The Belfast Historical Society and Museum

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Located in Belfast, ME (15 miles from Penobscot)

The Belfast Historical Society and Museum is dedicated to the collection, conservation, preservation and interpretation of artifacts relevant to Belfast history. Visitors to the Museum will enjoy vintage photographs, maps, postcard collections and interpretive displays. An extensive archives and library are available for research.

(This excerpt provided by The Belfast Historical Society and Museum representatives)

Scenic Biplane & Glider Rides

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Located in Ellsworth, ME (16 miles from Penobscot)

ACADIA IS NO ORDINARY PLACE, SO WHY SETTLE FOR AN ORDINARY AIRPLANE RIDE? SCENIC BIPLANE & GLIDER RIDES offers you a choice of two unique aviation experiences sure to please everyone. Whether you choose the romance and adventure of our two passenger Open Cockpit BIPLANE -or- the shear exhilaration of silent, effortless flight in our two passenger GLIDER, you are sure to transform an ordinary day into an Experience of a Lifetime.

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