The Maine Discovery Museum is the largest located children's museum in New England beyond Boston. The movement to create a children's museum in Bangor began with a public forum in 1997. With public and private support, the museum opened in 2001


  • The museum is "more fun than eating broccoli" according to a scholarly survey of young adults-see the video below
    The museum is "more fun than eating broccoli" according to a scholarly survey of young adults-see the video below