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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
University
“The University of Maine is a both idyllic and cosmopolitan enclave in the center of Maine, established in 1869 as Maine's land grant institution. In it you'll find a variety of sporting events, topnotch entertainment at the Maine Center for the Arts, a variety of eats at the food court, 1200 acres of hiking and skiing trials, museums, classroom opportunities for the rest of us, all beside the beautiful stillwater river.”
  • 7 locals recommend
College Theater
“They have a great venue for concerts, symphony, and theatre. Also located on the campus is an art gallery filled with student artwork.”
  • 1 local recommends
Office
“See where the iconic Old Town Canoe is made. Gillman Falls close by to see as well.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Indoor Play Area
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
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Park
“OK it's a very small park but it's very close - less than 15min by car. You can swim, paddle and sail here. And the lake is almost 8 miles long. While it never gets crowded anywhere in Bangor, this is a place that some people find too plebeian. I still enjoy it.”
  • 1 local recommends
Department Store
“Archery range for Adults and kids, closed on Tuesday. log onto , www.oldtownarcheryshop.com. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“This refuge is free to visit, open all year and available by canoe and kayak as well as walking trails.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This is the first grocery store you will see after exiting off I95. They have a great assortment of home cooked meals ready to go. A large assortment of Sandwiches and Salads ready made as well. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Gym
“University of Maine Recreation Center with pool, sauna, basketball courts, and full gym/exercise equipment. Day passes available. ”
  • 1 local recommends