Searsport, ME: Penobscot Marine Museum

COST: Seniors 65 years & up: $10.00 Adults: $12.00 Children 8-15 years: $8.00 Children 7 years & under: Free Family Rate(2 parents & children): $30.00 HOURS: Memorial Day weekend – 3rd weekend in October Daily: ? a.m. – ? p.m. NOTES: *Exhibits are in several buildings; recreated seaport village with … Continue reading

Gatlinburg, TN: Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

COST: General Admission 12 yrs & up: $29.99 ($25.99 online) Children 6-11 yrs: $15.99 ($13.99 online) Children 2-5 yrs: ? ($5.99 online) Children 1 & under: Free *plus tax HOURS: Memorial Day – Labor Day Monday – Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Friday – Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 … Continue reading

Visit to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo

Roanoke Island Festival Park is a very interesting place to visit. I took my youngest daughter & one of my grandsons in 2010; at the time they were 9 & 4 years old. After paying, you follow paths through the park. You will encounter various things to explore. There is … Continue reading

Bath, ME: Maine Maritime Museum

COST: Seniors 65 years & up: $14.50 Adults: $16.00 Children 6-12 years: $10.00 Children 5 years & under: Free HOURS: Daily: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Years Day NOTES: *Trolley tours & lighthouse and nature cruise tours are available at at times, for an additional … Continue reading

Farmington Hills, MI: Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum

FREE to visit; quarters to play HOURS: Monday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Friday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. NOTES: *This place is not real large. *Most machines and games cost $0.25 or $0.50 to play (use quarters). *You can … Continue reading