The Great Fire of 1911

Posted July 27, 2014, at 2:29 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Location: Baltimore Museum and History Center, 159 Union St., Bangor, Maine

For more information: 207-889-3031;

Much of Bangor’s downtown was devastated by fire in April 1911. Many neighborhoods were threatened by the flames. This tour by the Bangor Museum of History follows the path of the fire and describes which structures survived and how Bangor recovered from near total destruction. Meet at the Thomas A Hill House at 159 Union St. Cost $10. Sponsor: Gateway Seniors. Register at 889-3031.

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