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Maine Acadian Culture Acadian Landing & Tante Blanche Museum - Located in St. David Parish, Madawaska, the Acadian Landing Site is a National Register property that commemorates the landing of the first Acadian settlers in the upper St. John Valley.

Goldenrod Farm - Situated on 70 acres in Northern Maine, over looks Mt. Katahdin and Mt. Chase. The beautiful view and lush pastures dotted with a variety of farm animals takes you back to the small homestead style of farm.

Oakfield Railroad Museum - The Museum is dedicated to the early years of Railroad Transportation. Besides seeing the historic wood frame station building, you can be intrigued by hundreds of photographs- some of which are over a century old. There are also vintage signs and advertising pieces, signal lanterns, original railroad maps, telegraph equipment, newspapers, a Hand Car and a Motor Car, restored mail carts and more.

Nylander Museum of Natural History - A museum dedicated to Olof Nylander's work and the natural history of the Northeast. Collections focus on geology, paleontology, shells, taxidermy, and more.

Northern Maine Museum of Science - Located on the Campus of The University of Northern Maine. Explore the sciences with exhibits on biology, geology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, as well as outdoor areas.

Maine Solar System Model - A 40 mile long scale model of the solar system, at a scale of 1 mile equaling the distance from earth to sun. The model has ten major components, those being the sun and the nine planets from Mercury to Pluto, with moons for Earth, Saturn, Jupiter and Pluto. The model serves as an educational resource and tourist attraction.

North Maine Woods - The area provides numerous outdoor recreational opportunities for over 100,000 visitors each year while at the same time providing renewable forest resources which are a major part of Maine's economy.

Bigrock Winter Sports Center - Bigrock and the Maine Winter Sports Center are working together to make skiing an activity for the whole family to enjoy by offering improved facilities and state of the art equipment at family-friendly prices. Come ski, snowshoe, or tube!

Moxie Outdoor Adventures - Offers river trips in Maine and Massachusetts for all ages and skill levels, from mild to wild, and families to fanatics there's a trip for you.