The state’s bicentennial flag, designed by Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap, was unveilled at the bicentennial kick-off event at Broadway Park in July 2019.

The month of March this year marks the 200th anniversary of Maine’s statehood. In honor of this momentous anniversary, this week let’s see how much you know about some important dates, ages and other milestones in Maine history. How old are the oldest places? Where are the oldest things?

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Stumped? You can find the answers to this week’s trivia in the comments section of this story.

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Emily Burnham

Emily Burnham is a Maine native and proud Bangorian, covering business, the arts, restaurants and the culture and history of the Bangor region.