Known for its rich history of lumber harvesting and fishing, Bangor has embraced the 21st century with a nice mix of historical, recreational and cultural offerings. Among the top picks for this area is the Collins Center for the Arts which brings top name talent to the Bangor region; Baxter State Park with Mt. Katahdin as a beacon for hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts; the Penobscot Theatre Company which presents first-run, cutting edge stage productions; and the University of Maine Museum of Art with its vast collection of contemporary and classic masterpieces. With so much to see and do in the Bangor area, visitors will delight in both the quality and variety of offerings that are available to them.
5746 Maine Center For Arts
The Collins Center for the Arts brings showcase quality, national performing talent to the Bangor area... read more
Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall,
The Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium offers sky shows and observatory sessions for those interested in learning about the night sky in Maine... read more