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Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum

maine 17, Rangeley ME, Oquossoc, Rangeley, ME 04970
+1 207-864-3091
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A unique place

Raine or shine, an incredibly interesting place. Inexpensive, too. There are unique displays all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mikey371
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Boulder, Colorado
A great museum in a wonderful location

Nestled in the small village of Oquossoc in the western mountains of Maine this is easily one of... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
David B
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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maine 17, Rangeley ME, Oquossoc, Rangeley, ME 04970
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Raine or shine, an incredibly interesting place. Inexpensive, too. There are unique displays all over the place.

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Nestled in the small village of Oquossoc in the western mountains of Maine this is easily one of the best museums in the state. Operated by the Rangeley Lakes Region Historical Society they also have another history museum in the town of Rangeley only 7...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Very detailed with too much to enjoy in just an hour or so. Didn't bring any kids but I think most would enjoy it.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Just happened upon this little gem. Well worth the take. Lots of heritage and history of the area as well as sports/fishing history and info. We would recommend stopping by. Young and old should enjoy. What a great way to introduce the Rangeley Lakes area....More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I visited and were surprised at the art,antiques and history of the sports who made that part of New England famous. Well done with a Great guide that greets you at the door and gets you started. For anyone who is interested...More

Thank 39redspring
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Marvelous combination of local history and sporting heritage. Particularly strong in the history of western Maine fly fishing.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

The OSHM is simply the best. If you are a fly fisherman, you need to come. Carrie Stevens, Herbie Welch, Shang Wheeler, Fly Rd Crosby, Dave Footer, massive brook trout, rangeley boats - oh my. All I need to say is that White Nose Pete...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed going through this museum today. Lots of interesting information about local history and those who made it! Was really surprised to see that Pres. Eisenhower came here on a fishing trip in 1955and then went back to the White...More

Thank LadyDi1952
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This little museum is very interesting and is very well done. Anyone would enjoy it. It has many exhibits that are very well thought out.

Thank CyberRabbit
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Wonderful history not being a gun fan or killing animals for sport but the museum takes you back to the time when that may have been necessary but not sure just think a lot of people came because Europe had over gamed, but interesting history...More

Thank Joan K
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