A name like mainely murders is sure to catch the attention of any stephen king fan. As the owner of the original betts bookstore he has over 20 years of experience selling stephen king books and memorabilia and is recognized as one of the leading experts on king lore and legend and has lived all his life in bangor or as it is known in the stephen king world derry maine.
Derry maine is a fictional town in the stephen king multiverse and the setting of several novels and short stories.
Stephen king maine map. Adults 55 april 1st october 31st 50 off season children 10 under 20 private tours for groups of five or less. A map on king s official website though places salem s lot considerably further north approximately in northwest piscataquis. Not far from where i sit writing this is the town of bridgton the setting of the mist.
Sk tours of maine llc is the only tour company that offers private narrated tours of the stephen king sites in and around bangor maine. The town is situated along interstate 95 to the south of dexter the southwest of old town and the west of bangor and haven in the southwestern corner of penobscot county. A map of derry maine.
A map of derry maine. Castle rock sometimes referred to as the rock is a fictional town appearing in stephen king s fictional maine topography providing the setting for a number of his novels novellas and short stories. Stu started doing stephen king tours for king.
Stephen king s home address. Log in sign up. Castle rock first appeared in king s 1979 novel the dead zone and has since been referenced to or used as the primary setting in many other works by king.
Less than an hour away is durham the town where king spent his formative years and borrowed from to create the. Posted by 1 year ago. Stephen king s derry maine.
This genre specific bookstore in kennebunk maine is dedicated to suspense crime detective and mystery books with more than 10 000 books available in stock it is more than likely that you ll find your fictional fix. Tours are available year round. The green mile film.
47 west broadway bangor. You may be surprised to learn this but you can walk right up to stephen king s home in bangor maine. King a native of durham maine created a trinity of fictional maine towns jerusalem s lot castle rock and derry as central settings in more than one work.
Reddits largest community of stephen king s avid fans. For stephen king fans maine is a treasure trove of real life locations that have provided the maestro of horror with inspiration over the years. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts.
The address is public knowledge and it is pretty common knowledge that king himself is known to come out and talk to fans frequently. Press j to jump to the feed. The following locations have appeared in the works of stephen king.