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Just have to see it!

Living in Bangor, we still never get tired of a drive down West Broadway to see Stephen King's... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amalaurie
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Bangor, Maine
A fun stop when traveling in Bangor

We completed our Bangor pilgrimage with a stop at the famous King estate. My daughters thought it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joe G
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Tiverton, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Living in Bangor, we still never get tired of a drive down West Broadway to see Stephen King's house! And whenever we have guests it is one of the main "must see" locations when we give a tour of Bangor. The fence alone is worth...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Amalaurie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We completed our Bangor pilgrimage with a stop at the famous King estate. My daughters thought it was very cool to see the house of the author of "It". Both daughters took multiple photos near the gates etc. There was a tour guide who drove...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a place you have to see to appreciate! Constantly see people taking pictures in front of his place, even tour buses parked out front for pictures too!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

Fun to walk past and gawk! Whole street has lovely homes and huge canopy trees. Makes a good picture to send to all your Stephen King fan friends.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

If you are in the area it’s worth driving past it. I wouldn’t make a special trip here. Just be prepared to get yelled at by the locals.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jenn C
Reviewed November 6, 2018

I’m a diehard Stephen King fan so I have always wanted to see his house in Bangor in real life. I live on the West coast of Canada so when I traveled East this summer I made a point of visiting. It was a really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

I love the fact that we can see this author house from the street. How nice of him to give back to his readers by allowing us to gawk at his residence. I enjoyed seeing this house and just knowing that this author loves my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank lorraineh653
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We were in town for the night and it was on our way, so why not go take a photo or two. Easy to park across street. Nothing I would make a special trip to do.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

If you're a Stephen King fan and you're in Bangor it's worth stopping by to see, but that's it. Snap a couple pictures and move on since it is a private residence. The house is also included on the SK Tour so you can see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank solocationer
Reviewed October 24, 2018

... and you like his work, go on by for the novelty of it. Snap a few photos and move on. It's one of those things you do because it's there and so are you.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Anna4travel
August 22, 2018|
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I would try the Willie Wags and theres a book store on Main Street that sells a lot of items that are king related. It's called Gerald Winters & Son Rare Books. They have lots of cool books, shirts, a set of plane seats from... More
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Anna4travel
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Response from Sara L | Reviewed this property |
I would try the Willie Wags and there's a book store on Main Street that sells a lot of items that are king related. It's called Gerald Winters & Son Rare Books. They have lots of cool books, shirts, a set of plane seats... More
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