Your US Bucket List: Top Family-Friendly Destinations in Maine!

Top Family-Friendly Destinations in Maine!

Whether you’re looking for an Educational Field Trip or a Fun Day Out with the Kids…

Or if you are planning a Family Vacation for Spring, Summer, Fall, or Winter Break…

Or maybe you’re a Full-Time Family touring the US in your van or RV….

Perhaps you are an International Traveler planning your next major excursion into the United States…

Whatever your reason for exploring the world with YOUR Family…

SPGFAN has THE BEST LISTS of Top Family-Friendly Destinations in Each of the 50 United States!

Load YOUR Itineraries with THE COOLEST Kid-Centered Adventures and Create Fabulous Memories to Last Their Entire Lives!

Learn, Play, Experience, Relax, and Enjoy Yourselves with These Great National Parks, State Parks, Theme Parks, Museums, Zoos, Aquariums, Nature Centers, Factory Tours, Historic Sites, Notable Homes, Cultural Attractions, Art Events, Live Performances, Sporting Events, Beaches, Mountains, Cities, Towns, Farms, and MORE!

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Top Family-Friendly Destinations in Maine!


Abbot Historical Society MuseumAbbot
Alexander-Crawford Historical SocietyAlexander
Alfred Shaker MuseumAlfred
Allagash Historical MuseumAllagash
Wiscasset, Waterville, and Farmington Railway MuseumAlna
Ashland Logging MuseumAshland
Androscoggin Historical SocietyAuburn
Blaine HouseAugusta
Children’s Discovery Museum of MaineAugusta
Maine Military Historical SocietyAugusta
Maine State MuseumAugusta
Old Fort WesternAugusta
Bangor Museum and Center for HistoryBangor
Bangor Police MuseumBangor
Cole Land Transportation MuseumBangor
Hose 5 Fire MuseumBangor
Maine Air MuseumBangor
Maine Discovery MuseumBangor
University of Maine Museum of ArtBangor
Abbe MuseumBar Harbor
Bar Harbor Historical Society MuseumBar Harbor
Bar Harbor Whale MuseumBar Harbor
George B. Dorr Museum of Natural HistoryBar Harbor
Mount Desert OceanariumBar Harbor
Country Store MuseumBass Harbor
Maine Maritime MuseumBath
Belfast MuseumBelfast
Maine Mineral and Gem MuseumBethel
Museums of the Bethel Historical SocietyBethel
Biddeford Mills MuseumBiddeford
Blue Hill Historical SocietyBlue Hill
Jonathan Fisher HouseBlue Hill
Boothbay Railway VillageBoothbay
Burnt Island LightBoothbay
Kenneth E. Stoddard Shell MuseumBoothbay
Boothbay Region Historical SocietyBoothbay Harbor
Maine State AquariumBoothbay Harbor
Maine Forest & Logging MuseumBradley
Clewley MuseumBrewer
Public Safety MuseumBrewer
Gibbs Avenue MuseumBridgton
Rufus Porter MuseumBridgton
Fishermen’s Museum at PemaquidBristol
Brooklin Keeping Historical SocietyBrooklin
Brooksville Historical Society MuseumBrooksville
Bowdoin College Museum of ArtBrunswick
Joshua L. Chamberlain MuseumBrunswick
Peary–MacMillan Arctic MuseumBrunswick
Pejepscot MuseumBrunswick
Skolfield-Whittier HouseBrunswick
Bucksport Historical Society MuseumBucksport
Northeast Historic FilmBucksport
Dr. Job Holmes Cottage & MuseumCalais
Lindbergh Crate MuseumCanaan
Portland Head LightCape Elizabeth
Caribou Historical Center & MuseumCaribou
Nylander MuseumCaribou
Raymond-Casco Historical Society MuseumCasco
Castine Historical SocietyCastine
Wilson MuseumCastine
Museum of Chebeague History at the District 9 SchoolhouseChebeague Island
Cherryfield-Narrag Historical Society MuseumCherryfield
Clifton Historical Society ComplexClifton
Ruggles HouseColumbia Falls
Corinth Historical Society MuseumCorinth
Corinna Historical Society MuseumCorrina
Olson HouseCushing
Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society MuseumDeer Isle
Dennys River Historical SocietyDennysville
Abbott MuseumDexter
Grist Mill MuseumDexter
Dixfield Historical Society MuseumDixfield
Blacksmith Shop MuseumDover-Foxcroft
Observer Building MuseumDover-Foxcroft
Eagle Island State Historic SiteEagle Island
Barracks MuseumEastport
Quoddy Dam Model MuseumEastport
Raye’s Mustard Mill MuseumEastport
Tides Institute and Museum of ArtEastport
Ellsworth Historical Society MuseumEllsworth
Stanwood HomesteadEllsworth
The Telephone MuseumEllsworth
Woodlawn MuseumEllsworth
Dead River Area Historical SocietyEustis
Fairfield History HouseFairfield
Falmouth Heritage MuseumFalmouth
Nordica HomesteadFarmington
Ski Museum of MaineFarmington
Frontier Heritage Historical SocietyFort Fairfield
Fort Kent State Historic SiteFort Kent
Fort Kent Historical Society MuseumFort Kent
Desert of MaineFreeport
Harrington HouseFreeport
Pettengill FarmFreeport
Frenchboro Historical SocietyFrenchboro
Green Water Tank MuseumFrenchville
Friendship MuseumFriendship
Fryeburg Fair Farm MuseumFryeburg
Fryeburg Historical Society MuseumFryeburg
Georgetown Historical Society MuseumGeorgetown
Baxter House MuseumGorham
University of Southern Maine Art GalleryGorham
Dry Mills Schoolhouse MuseumGray
Gray Historical Society MuseumGray
Preble-Marr Historical MuseumGreat Cranberry Island
Center for Moosehead History & Moosehead Aviation MuseumGreenville
Moosehead Historical MuseumGreenville
Moosehead Marine MuseumGreenville
Guilford Historical Society MuseumGuilford
Hampden Historical SocietyHampden
Harpswell Historical Society MuseumHarpswell
L. C. Bates MuseumHinckley
Hope Historical Society House and MuseumHope
Aroostook County Historical and Art MuseumHoulton
Grindle Point Sailor’s Museum and LighthouseIslesboro
Islesboro Historical Society MuseumIslesboro
Holmes-Crafts HomesteadJay
Maine Coast Sardine History MuseumJonesport
Brick Store MuseumKennebunk
Kennebunkport Maritime MuseumKennebunkport
Kennebunkport History CenterKennebunkport
Seashore Trolley MuseumKennebunkport
White ColumnsKennebunkport
Kingfield Historical HouseKingfield
Stanley MuseumKingfield
Kittery Historical & Naval MuseumKittery
Fort McClary State Historic SiteKittery Point
Bates College Museum of ArtLewiston
Museum L-ALewiston
University of Southern Maine Atrium Art GalleryLewiston
Davistown MuseumLiberty
Old Post OfficeLiberty
Musée Culturel du Mont-CarmelLille
Loring Military Heritage CenterLimestone
Limington Historical SocietyLimington
Lincolnville Historical Society School House MuseumLincolnville
Maine Art Glass Butterfly and Insect MuseumLisbon Falls
Islesford Historical MuseumLittle Cranberry Island
Southern Aroostook Agricultural MuseumLittleton
Washburn-Norlands Living History CenterLivermore
Maine’s Paper and Heritage MuseumLivermore Falls
Lovell Historical Society MuseumLovell
Lubec Historical Society MuseumLubec
McCurdy SmokehouseLubec
Robert S. Peacock Fire MuseumLubec
West Quoddy Head Light House Visitor CenterLubec
Burnham Tavern MuseumMachias
Nathan Gates HouseMachiasport
Tante Blanche MuseumMadawaska
Madrid Schoolhouse MuseumMadrid
Haystack Historical SocietyMapleton
Mexico Historical Society MuseumMexico
Milbridge Historical MuseumMilbridge
Millinocket Historical SocietyMillinocket
Northern Timber Cruisers Antique Snowmobile MuseumMillinocket
Harrigan Learning Center and MuseumMilo
Milo Historical Society MuseumMilo
Monhegan MuseumMonhegan
Rockwell Kent Cottage and StudioMonhegan
Monmouth MuseumMonmouth
Maine Granite Industry MuseumMount Desert
Somesville Historical MuseumMount Desert Island
Sound School House MuseumMount Desert Island
Naples Historical Society MuseumNaples
Sabbathday Lake Shaker VillageNew Gloucester
Colonial Pemaquid State Historic SiteNew Harbor
Nowetah’s American Indian Museum and Gift StoreNew Portland
New Sweden Historical Society MuseumNew Sweden
Willowbrook Museum VillageNewfield
Nobleboro Historical CenterNobleboro
Norridgewock Historical Society MuseumNorridgewock
Morrell-Sherburne HouseNorth Berwick
Skyline FarmNorth Yarmouth
Great Harbor Maritime MuseumNortheast Harbor
Oakfield Railroad MuseumOakfield
Ogunquit Museum of American ArtOgunquit
Ogunquit Heritage MuseumOgunquit
Harmon MuseumOld Orchard Beach
Old Town MuseumOld Town
Penobscot Nation MuseumOld Town
Orland Historical Society MuseumOrland
Hudson MuseumOrono
Page Farm & Home MuseumOrono
Owls Head Transportation MuseumOwls Head
Hamlin Memorial Library and MuseumParis
Waponahki Tribal MuseumPassamaquoddy Pleasant Point Reservation
Patten Lumbermen’s MuseumPatten
Fifth Maine Regiment MuseumPeaks Island
Umbrella Cover MuseumPeaks Island
Phillips Historical Society MuseumPhillips
Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes RailroadPhillips
Depot House MuseumPittsfield
Colburn House State Historic SitePittston
Maine State BuildingPoland
Poland Spring Museum and Environmental Education CenterPoland
Children’s Museum of MainePortland
International Cryptozoology MuseumPortland
Maine Historical Society MuseumPortland
Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad MuseumPortland
McLellan-Sweat MansionPortland
Museum of African CulturePortland
Neal Dow MemorialPortland
Portland Fire MuseumPortland
Portland Museum of ArtPortland
Tate House MuseumPortland
University of Southern Maine Art GalleryPortland
Victoria MansionPortland
Wadsworth-Longfellow HousePortland
Northern Maine Museum of SciencePresque Isle
Presque Isle Air MuseumPresque Isle
Presque Isle Historical SocietyPresque Isle
Fort KnoxProspect
Maine Forestry MuseumRangeley
Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage MuseumRangeley
Wilhelm Reich MuseumRangeley
Readfield Historical Society MuseumReadfield
Coastal Children’s MuseumRockland
Farnsworth Art MuseumRockland
Maine Lighthouse MuseumRockland
Project Puffin Visitor CenterRockland
Sail Power and Steam MuseumRockland
Center for Maine Contemporary ArtRockport
Conway Homestead & Cramer MuseumRockport
Rumford Historical Society MuseumRumford
Saco MuseumSaco
Scarborough Historical Society MuseumScarborough
Winslow Homer StudioScarborough
Seal Cove Auto MuseumSeal Cove
Penobscot Marine MuseumSearsport
Sebago Historical Society MuseumSebago
Harriman School MuseumSebec
Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society MuseumSedgwick
Margaret Chase Smith LibrarySkowhegan
Skowhegan History HouseSkowhegan
Counting House MuseumSouth Berwick
Hamilton HouseSouth Berwick
Sarah Orne Jewett HouseSouth Berwick
South Bristol Historical Society MuseumSouth Bristol
Cushing’s Point Museum at Bug Light ParkSouth Portland
Maine Military Museum and Learning CenterSouth Portland
Hendricks Hill MuseumSouthport
Mount Desert OceanariumSouthwest Harbor
Wendell Gilley MuseumSouthwest Harbor
Pelletier-Marquis HouseSt. Agatha
Marrett HouseStandish
Stockholm Historical Society MuseumStockholm
Burnt Coat Harbor LightSwan’s Island
General Henry Knox MuseumThomaston
Thomaston Historical Society MuseumThomaston
Bryant Stove & Music MuseumThorndike
Turner MuseumTurner
Matthews Museum of Maine HeritageUnion
Union Historical SocietyUnion
Acadian VillageVan Buren
Governor Brann SchoolVan Buren
Vinalhaven Historical Society MuseumVinalhaven
Fawcett’s Antique Toy & Art MuseumWaldoboro
Waldoborough Historical Society MuseumWaldoboro
Benjamin C. Wilder HouseWashburn
James Leavitt HouseWaterboro
Colby College Museum of ArtWaterville
Redington MuseumWaterville
Meetinghouse MuseumWells
Wilton Farm & Home MuseumWilton
1811 Lincoln County Museum and Old JailWiscasset
Castle TuckerWiscasset
Nickels-Sortwell HouseWiscasset
Lagerstrom HouseWoodland
Snowman School HouseWoodland
Woolwich History MuseumWoolwich
Yarmouth History CenterYarmouth
Museums of Old YorkYork
Sayward-Wheeler HouseYork Harbor

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