Maine Discovery Museum, Bangor 262-7200

Regular hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30-5 & Sunday, 12-5

Some school holidays and summer (starting June 21), the museum is also open on Monday, 9:30-5

University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor 561-3350

Open Monday-Saturday, 10-5. Free admission through 2010. Offers art programs for school-age children, call for details.

Cole Land Transportation Museum, Bangor 990-3600

Open 9-5, 7 days a week, May-November

Hose 5 Fire Museum, Bangor 945-3229

Call for hours or to schedule a tour.

Bangor Museum & Center for History, Bangor 942-5766

Open June 1- October 1, Tuesday-Friday, 10-4.

The BMCH also schedules various walking tours of the city; call for details.

Maine Forest & Logging Museum at┬áLeonard’s Mills, Bradley 974-6278

Open daily, year-round for self-guided tours. Special events happen frequently.