8 Fantastic Factory Tours You Can Only Take In Maine

Who among us hasn’t enjoyed watching shows like How It’s Made or that Sesame Street sketch at the crayon factory? There’s just something so satisfying about learning how everyday products go from raw materials to fully formed consumer goods. All sorts of companies manufacture products in Maine, and a few of them will let you take a peek behind the curtain to see exactly how it works. Trust us: It’s way better than watching it on TV.

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