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The Seal Cove Auto Museum

1414 Tremont Rd, Rt. 102, Seal Cove, ME 04674-4205
+1 207-244-9242
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A true jewel--a museum of early automobiles!

First time visitor and wasn't disappointed. The museum contains a wonderful collection of... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2016
Normandie1936
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Massillon, Ohio
Wow!

On a rainy day, between hikes, we found this place. Way more interesting than we expected. Worth a... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
CPLMBO
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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The Seal Cove Auto Museum exhibits a wide variety of antique autos, from an 1899 Dedion Bouton to a 1924 Mercer, with a special emphasis on examples from the "Brass Era" (1895-1917). Antique care enthusiasts as well as those who simply enjoy cars from the past will delight in the beauty, mystery and romance of this unique collection. Open Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day weekend, 10-5, seven days a week.
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1414 Tremont Rd, Rt. 102, Seal Cove, ME 04674-4205
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

First time visitor and wasn't disappointed. The museum contains a wonderful collection of pre-World War I automobiles, what is known as the "Brass Era." Well displayed and including a number of collateral historical items. Friendly staff! Highly recommended!!

Thank Normandie1936
Reviewed September 23, 2016

On a rainy day, between hikes, we found this place. Way more interesting than we expected. Worth a visit!

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Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

If you like old, old cars, then this is the place for you. Simple but very well presented. There are dozens and dozens of old cars here. Some needing refurbishing and others pristine. It's a great place to stop by on your way to and...More

Thank Rainbow8
Reviewed September 14, 2016

If you like old, and I mean, REALLY OLD cars, you will love this place. Great 90 minute break from hiking or for a rainy day activity. Amazing museum for such a low key area.

Thank smalltownjudge
Reviewed September 6, 2016

My husband is a "car guy", and had been here once before, couldn't wait to go back. I was impressed by the curator, Roberto Rodriguez, he took time to chat with us both when we arrived and before we left. The "Auto Wars" exhibit was...More

Thank Melanie P
Reviewed September 1, 2016

I enjoyed walking through this old auto museum! I thought it was very interesting! I learned a lot about Acadia National Park too! They have a nice collection of cars! I would return!

Thank Brie V
Reviewed August 28, 2016

The museum tells a story of Bar Harbor / Desert Island / Acadia National Park in the early part of the 1900s. A controversy over allowing cars on the island and the affect on the community. The story is told from the pro and con...More

Thank James H
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

What a great place. The exhibition of antique car, motorcycles and clothing was super. The staff amazing with their knowledge of the area. From the outside I had to wonder just exactly what I would find inside, but it was a delightful surprise.

Thank Carole H
Reviewed July 31, 2016

I'm not a car buff but my husband is. I'm more into the history of a place. The Seal Cove Auto Museum does both. A beautiful collection of some very rare automobiles (and motorcycles and antique pedal cars)'. We kep meaning to stop and never...More

Thank Bensus
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic. A little out of the way, but well worth the trip. This will become a yearly visit. The staff is great.

Thank David B
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