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The Derry, Maine Tour

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When:  Times vary seasonally.  Please click on the calendar for “real-time” availability.

Where:  All public tours depart from the Movie Rocket Cinema at 268 Odlin Road in Bangor.

Who: All are welcome, but due to the mild adult content and duration, this tour may not be appropriate for younger children. If traveling with children, please consider a private tour.

What to expect:  Weather permitting, there are a few locations where the bus stops and the tour continues on foot.  Expect some walking.  If you have mobility issues, please consider a private tour where we will be better able to meet your specific needs.

This tour does not include access to the King house.  The King house is the location of the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation and is not open to the public. 

 

November 1 - March 31
Adult Ages 11+
$50
Child Ages 10 and under
$20
April 1 - October 31
Adult Ages 11+
$55
Child Ages 10 and under
$20

The Derry, Maine Tour

Come join us for a 3-hour, narrated, bus driven tour of Stephen King’s Derry, Maine. We will visit various location where Stephen King has lived, worked, places that have inspired his stories, film location, and we will discuss the many charitable contributions from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation to our fair city.

Derry, Maine is a fictional town based on Stephen King’s long-time hometown of Bangor, Maine, and has been mentioned in various books and short stories, including IT, Insomnia, 11/22/63, and Bag of Bones.

With the exception of a few name changes, the maps of Derry and Bangor are identical. With its landmarks, clear book and movie references, and accurate history, Derry is a place where King fans can come and see their favorite works comes to life.

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