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Three summer exhibitions will feature world-renowned artist Barbara Ernst Prey’s recent paintings, drawings and prints. A key figure in American painting, her artwork is featured in major public collections including The White House, The Brooklyn Museum, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, The National Endowment for the Arts, The Kennedy Space Center and United States Embassies worldwide.

  • P.O. Box 338, Main Street,
    Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • (207) 372-8087

Camden Harbor Custom Guitars Northwoods and Vintage tele-style electric guitars are handcrafted in Camden, Maine. It is here in Northern New England – famous for quality craftsmanship and eco-friendly production standards – that you will find some of the most beautiful and smooth playing guitars available today. Call 207-230-0001 for a demo session.

  • 21 Lily Pond Drive
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-230-0001

David Jacobson, born and raised in New York, moved to mid-coast Maine in 2003, where he creates his blown glass, and fused-and-slumped glass at his home studio, housed in his renovated 200-year old barn. Jacobson also offers the rare opportunity to make your own glass object with his help. This is one-on-one, or small groups, and by appointment. Experience the thrill of glassblowing yourself.

  • 210 Choate Road
    Montville, ME 04941
  • 207-389-0659

Featuring the work of Maine's best carvers, our gallery includes the finest and most extensive selection of wildlife carvings in the state. Open Monday-Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., June-October

  • 10 Simmons Ct. (off Ducktrap Rd.), P.O. Box 88,
    Lincolnville Beach, ME 04849
  • 207-789-5363

Join us and the other downtown galleries for First Friday Art Walks, when galleries host receptions the first Friday of every month, 5-8 PM. Thursdays & Saturday 1-5 PM or by
Appointment - Chance - Events.

  • 116 Tillson Avenue
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-975-4785

Showcasing the oil paintings of Jerri Finch of Belfast and sculptures of Jay Hoagland of Rockport. Open June 22 through September 29, 2018. New in 2018: Vintage Jerri Finch, a collection of cards from the 80s and 90s. 16 Main St., Belfast, behind the iconic Consumers Fuel Company building. 207-338-1060. Visit us on Facebook and at www.jerrifinch.com

  • 16 Main Street
    Belfast, ME 04915
  • 207-338-1060

Creates metal castings in bronze. Glass Gallery: sculpture, vases, bowls.

  • 531 Park St., P.O. Box 7,
    West Rockport, ME 04865
  • 207-236-3200

The Kelpie Gallery is located in the 'Weskeag Village of South Thomaston, Maine, a small coastal crossroads with a general store, historical society, library, post office and equestrian center. We welcome you to come to the 'Weskeag Village, enjoy our space and exhibiting artists, as well as everything our picturesque local community has to offer.

  • 81 Elm Street
    South Thomaston, ME 04858
  • 207-691-0392

Maine Media Workshops + College educates and inspires visual artists and storytellers.

  • 70 Camden Street
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207.236.8581

Along with Michael's pioneering anticlastic jewelry, come discover an exciting array of sculpture, painting, jewelry, ceramic, and special objects by artists from Maine and around the world. Special exhibitions, art workshops, demonstrations, and other events throughout the year. Additional services include special orders, jewelry cleaning, and repairs. Open Monday through Saturday, 11AM to 5PM.

  • 325 Commercial Street
    Rockport, Maine 04856
  • 207-236-9623

Marine Art, Landscapes, Portraits. Jo, a Maine native, works and displays her art at Orise Studio - Gallery, 312 North Shore Drive, Owls Head, Maine. Her works include oils, watercolors, and other mediums. Open most weekends Fri. Sat. Sun. 1 - 4 PM or by appointment or perchance. For more info, go to her website: www.jomorise.com

  • 312 North Shore Drive
    Owls Head, ME 04854
  • 719-440-4449

Over 8,000 square feet of antiques, furniture, collectibles and small wares, jewelry, vintage, local artists and a gourmet bakery.

  • 2060 Atlantic Hwy
    Lincolnville, Me 04849
  • 207-230-1272

The studio and gallery of designers Thomas Michaels and Nora Hattman-Michaels highlights their renowned and award-winning works in glass, steel, and gold; for the body, the tabletop, and the home.

  • 11 Elm St.,
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-236-2708

Visit our 1800s-era farmhouse showroom with 15 rooms of custom-made furniture including Windsor chairs, dining tables, beds, buffets, and surprises around each corner. Our Shaker gallery is home to our newest line, a selection of classic Shaker furniture. Located six miles north of Camden.

  • 2596 Atlantic Highway
    Lincolnville, ME 04849
  • 207-789-5188

The Art Loft is a community art center that makes art accessible to everyone, no matter their ability, age, or income. We aim to inspire everyone to unleash their inner artist and flex their creative muscles on a regular basis.

  • 385 Main Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-200-7915

Our Camden, Belfast, Rockport, and Waldoboro studios teach all ages in classical ballet, pointe, modern, hip-hop, and jazz. Performance opportunities in our Atlantic Ballet Company Nutcracker, our P2P Dance Spring Show, and "Dance Your Dream" our four-week summer program. Training provides arts enrichment for children ages 3 and up and for adult, beginner through advanced.

  • 27 Knowton Street, PO Box 223
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-236-2395

A year-round woodworking school for all levels from novice to professional

  • 25 Mill St.,
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-594-5611

Travel adventure and photography education along the Maine coast and beyond. Join us on half-day photo walks, 1-day photo tours, or multi-day photo adventures in western Maine. Come learn, create, explore with both land and sea excursions to exciting destinations including popular locations and hidden spots. Any skill level and any type of camera. Individuals, families, and small groups welcome.

  • 407 Main St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-1224

Down East Singers is a community chorus performing masterworks from the 17th century to the present twice a year. The artistic director is Bowdoin faculty member Anthony Antolini. May concerts include Mozart Mentors Orchestra and other professional musicians. The group rehearses at Nativity Lutheran Church in Rockport on Tuesday evenings.

The Gautschi Center is an art gallery and education center designed to inspire individual discovery. The mission of the Gautschi Center is to support people in their creative development by offering a variety of individual or group art classes and workshops that will help students learn to express themselves artistically.

We have had the opportunity for over 38 years to enrich children's lives through the art of dance. Offering year-round creative movement, ballet, modern dance, choreography, and private lessons. Week-long summer workshops in technique, choreography, and thematic exploration through movement, poetry and art projects. We work with children (ages 4 and up) and adults, beginners through advanced.

  • 234 Old County Rd.,
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-594-1007

The Lighthouse Arts Center is a gallery representing over 100 artists as well as an Education Center teaching such art skills as pottery, watercolor, pastels, fiber arts and more. The Education Center is also available to rent for special events, art parties and art classes by other artists. All on the picturesque waterfront in Bucksport, Maine!

  • 86 Main St
    Bucksport, ME 04416
  • 207-702-9135

Visit this truly one-of-a-kind gallery. Located at 4 Cold Storage Road in the fishing village of Port Clyde, central to the summer painting grounds of three generations of Wyeths for nearly 100 years. See our changing offerings of original Wyeth family paintings and the rarest signed prints of Andrew Wyeth with white glove presentation by his curatorial staff by appointment.

  • 4 Cold Storage Rd
    Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • 207-372-6543, ext. 3

Maine Media Workshops + College educates and inspires visual artists and storytellers.

  • 70 Camden Street
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207.236.8581

MCMA is a contemporary music school in Rockland offering oustanding private and group instruction on a variety of instruments to students of all ages and skill levels as well as community enrichment programming and event musicians for hire.

  • 279 Main Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-701-7410

Millay House Rockland is a new organization that champions poets and writers and is committed to restoring and maintaining the birthplace of the great American poet Edna St. Vincent Millay, born at 198-200 Broadway in Rockland, Maine. Honoring her legacy through education, the literary arts, creative community collaborations, and the preservation of this literary landmark.

The Points North Institute is the launching pad for the next generation of nonfiction storytellers. Programs include a suite of artist development initiatives, year-round community screenings, and the Camden International Film Festival (CIFF), founded in 2005 and recognized as one of the top documentary film festivals in the world.

  • PO Box 836/5 Elm St Suite 32
    Camden, ME 04843
  • (207) 593-6229

Roots in the Community, Branches to the Wider World. Encouraging Creativity and Connecting Community through the Arts. We are a community arts organization with a mission to educate, enrich, and connect communities through creative arts. We offer programming to all ages, preschool to high school, adult workshops, teacher enrichment through the arts, Lesley University's M.Ed in Integrated A…

  • Routes 105 & 235, Hope Corner,
    Hope, ME 04847
  • 207-763-2770

The Camden Shakespeare Festival is a professional, non-profit theatre committed to producing Shakespeare’s plays chiefly in the Camden Amphitheatre. We believe that Shakespeare plays speak to everyone, because of their universal themes, their unforgettable characters and their extraordinary poetry. These plays are produced in association with the Camden Public Library.

  • 55 Main Street
    Camden, ME 04843
  • (207) 464-0008

The Everyman Repertory Theatre is a not-for-profit professional theatre company committed to bringing live theater to the people of midcoast Maine. Performance locations include the Camden and Rockport opera houses and the Farnsworth Art Museum.

  • P.O. Box 938
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-236-0173

Flagship theatres feature stadium seating, digital surround sound and a comfortable atmosphere. We pride ourselves on being known as the “neighborhood theatre” that offers quality entertainment for families and businesses within the communities we serve. We offer a free movie on your birthday (with proper ID) and our Film Fanatic card rewards frequent moviegoers with free movies at most lo…

  • 9 Moody Drive,
    Thomaston, ME 04861
  • 207-594-2100 (Film Times)

The new 50,000 watt Frank is Mid Coast Maine’s Classic Hits station.
105.5 The Wolf is Mid Coast Maine new country animal.

  • 119 Tillson Avenue, Suite #101A
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-9283

MCMA is a contemporary music school in Rockland offering oustanding private and group instruction on a variety of instruments to students of all ages and skill levels as well as community enrichment programming and event musicians for hire.

  • 279 Main Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-701-7410

The 25th annual blues music festival attracts world-famous blues musicians for a two-day outdoor event, July 14 &15, 2018. Held at the Public Landing overlooking picturesque Rockland Harbor. Main Street is closed from traffic for the popular club crawl Saturday evening.

  • 275 Main St., Public Landing,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-691-2248

We are a "Paint Your Own" ceramic shop. We offer ceramic classes, birthday parties, make and takes, paint night events, ladies nights, and company paint events. We also do school, campground and fair activities. We have a girl scouts package to earn the art badge. We also do wedding and baby shower favors. Stop by to check us out!

  • 193 Park Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 2075420269

The Points North Institute is the launching pad for the next generation of nonfiction storytellers. Programs include a suite of artist development initiatives, year-round community screenings, and the Camden International Film Festival (CIFF), founded in 2005 and recognized as one of the top documentary film festivals in the world.

  • PO Box 836/5 Elm St Suite 32
    Camden, ME 04843
  • (207) 593-6229

Join us for lantern-lit walks exploring the mysterious haunts and untold history of Camden or Rockland. Appropriate for all, these 90 minute tours will be a one-of-a-kind adventure as you learn legends of the area and hear some local ghostly tales at twilight.

The historic Rockport Opera House is available throughout the year cultural and social events, lectures, meetings, and weddings. Amenities include audio visual services, professional kitchen, meeting room, auditorium, and green room.

  • 6 Central Street
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • (207) 542-3555

Beautifully restored classic movie house and performing arts center is open year round, and offers a regular schedule of film, concerts, and special events. Fully equipped modern facility available for rent. On the National Register of Historic Places.

  • 345 Main St., P.O. Box 433,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-0070

Over 8,000 square feet of antiques, furniture, collectibles and small wares, jewelry, vintage, local artists and a gourmet bakery.

  • 2060 Atlantic Hwy
    Lincolnville, Me 04849
  • 207-230-1272

  • 20 Gay St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-0721

Three summer exhibitions will feature world-renowned artist Barbara Ernst Prey’s recent paintings, drawings and prints. A key figure in American painting, her artwork is featured in major public collections including The White House, The Brooklyn Museum, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, The National Endowment for the Arts, The Kennedy Space Center and United States Embassies worldwide.

  • P.O. Box 338, Main Street,
    Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • (207) 372-8087

Specializing in contemporary American Impressionist and Realist paintings, Bayview Gallery represents the work of more than 40 Maine and New England artists, whose work includes landscapes, seascapes and still lifes, rendered in oil, acrylic, watercolor, and pastel.

  • 58 Maine Street
    Brunswick, ME 04011
  • 207-729-5500

Representing artists with connections to Maine since 1982.

  • 12 Elm Street,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • (207) 594-5935

Awaken your senses with vibrant paintings by emerging and established artists from throughout the Northeast, in styles that range from photo-realism and impressionism to contemporary mixed media and plein-air. Rotating shows highlighting Maine’s interior and coastal beauty, with a strong emphasis on the mid-coast's working waterfront and maritime heritage.

  • 5 Public Landing
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-470-7027

A year-round woodworking school for all levels from novice to professional

  • 25 Mill St.,
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-594-5611

CMCA is Maine's preeminent contemporary arts organization. Experience the art of this generation and the next. CMCA’s exhibitions and educational programs are made to inspire and attract visitors of all ages and backgrounds.

  • 21 Winter Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-701-5005

DAAC Designs offers a curated collection of modern art, antiques and vintage home and garden decor. We embrace the charm of rustic decor blended with coastal elegance. We offer modern artworks from local Maine artists and unique hand-crafted and vintage decor items, including furniture, mirrors, kitchen tools, barware, garden decor and custom pillows made from vintage and imported textiles.

  • 49 Bay View Street
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 561-202-8718

Dowling Walsh Gallery is dedicated to Maine's finest classic and contemporary art.

  • 365 Main St., PO Box 524,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-596-0084

Featuring the work of Maine's best carvers, our gallery includes the finest and most extensive selection of wildlife carvings in the state. Open Monday-Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., June-October

  • 10 Simmons Ct. (off Ducktrap Rd.), P.O. Box 88,
    Lincolnville Beach, ME 04849
  • 207-789-5363

Join us and the other downtown galleries for First Friday Art Walks, when galleries host receptions the first Friday of every month, 5-8 PM. Thursdays & Saturday 1-5 PM or by
Appointment - Chance - Events.

  • 116 Tillson Avenue
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-975-4785

Showcasing the oil paintings of Jerri Finch of Belfast and sculptures of Jay Hoagland of Rockport. Open June 22 through September 29, 2018. New in 2018: Vintage Jerri Finch, a collection of cards from the 80s and 90s. 16 Main St., Belfast, behind the iconic Consumers Fuel Company building. 207-338-1060. Visit us on Facebook and at www.jerrifinch.com

  • 16 Main Street
    Belfast, ME 04915
  • 207-338-1060

Please stop by our visitor center. We have a short film highlighting the offshore islands and their value to wildlife and introducing the Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge. There are also exhibits, a gift store, an art gallery and an outdoor seabird island. We can recommend local hikes and puffin viewing trips. Admission is fr

  • 9 Water St
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-0600

Fukurou Gallery – The Solon Center for Research and Publishing

The Solon Center for Research and Publishing is a 501(c)3 nonprofit Maine Public Benefit Corporation that helps build community in Maine and beyond through educational, literary, scientific and artistic means, with publications, research, exhibits, and other events and initiatives. We work to help the humanities flouri…

The Gautschi Center is an art gallery and education center designed to inspire individual discovery. The mission of the Gautschi Center is to support people in their creative development by offering a variety of individual or group art classes and workshops that will help students learn to express themselves artistically.

A place reflective of what pleases our senses. A place where Maine can be found. Ever-changing and rewarding.

  • 37 Bay View Street,
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-236-4100

The Kelpie Gallery is located in the 'Weskeag Village of South Thomaston, Maine, a small coastal crossroads with a general store, historical society, library, post office and equestrian center. We welcome you to come to the 'Weskeag Village, enjoy our space and exhibiting artists, as well as everything our picturesque local community has to offer.

  • 81 Elm Street
    South Thomaston, ME 04858
  • 207-691-0392

The Lighthouse Arts Center is a gallery representing over 100 artists as well as an Education Center teaching such art skills as pottery, watercolor, pastels, fiber arts and more. The Education Center is also available to rent for special events, art parties and art classes by other artists. All on the picturesque waterfront in Bucksport, Maine!

  • 86 Main St
    Bucksport, ME 04416
  • 207-702-9135

Visit this truly one-of-a-kind gallery. Located at 4 Cold Storage Road in the fishing village of Port Clyde, central to the summer painting grounds of three generations of Wyeths for nearly 100 years. See our changing offerings of original Wyeth family paintings and the rarest signed prints of Andrew Wyeth with white glove presentation by his curatorial staff by appointment.

  • 4 Cold Storage Rd
    Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • 207-372-6543, ext. 3

The world's best guide to Maine art! Pick up your free annual copy at most fine art galleries, studios, and the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce. 150 pages of beautiful Maine art in glossy color, with maps, contact info, and statewide calendar. 888-482-4405. For blog and newsletter sign-up, visit www.mainegalleryguide.com

  • 92 Rockridge Rd.,
    Dedham, ME 04429
  • 207-843-6749

Mars Hall Gallery is located at the historic Marshall Homestead, between the quaint fishing villages of Tenants Harbor and Port Clyde. The gallery offers an eclectic mix of fine art and crafts as well as antiques and collectibles.

  • 621 Port Clyde Rd.,
    Tenants Harbor, ME 04860
  • 207-372-9996

Along with Michael's pioneering anticlastic jewelry, come discover an exciting array of sculpture, painting, jewelry, ceramic, and special objects by artists from Maine and around the world. Special exhibitions, art workshops, demonstrations, and other events throughout the year. Additional services include special orders, jewelry cleaning, and repairs. Open Monday through Saturday, 11AM to 5PM.

  • 325 Commercial Street
    Rockport, Maine 04856
  • 207-236-9623

Marine Art, Landscapes, Portraits. Jo, a Maine native, works and displays her art at Orise Studio - Gallery, 312 North Shore Drive, Owls Head, Maine. Her works include oils, watercolors, and other mediums. Open most weekends Fri. Sat. Sun. 1 - 4 PM or by appointment or perchance. For more info, go to her website: www.jomorise.com

  • 312 North Shore Drive
    Owls Head, ME 04854
  • 719-440-4449

The Center aims to highlight the success of restoring puffins and other seabirds to their historic nesting islands. Children will enjoy crawling into a human-size puffin burrow and can step into a scientific bird blind. Additional exhibits, films, and lectures educate visitors about future challenges and threats to ocean life and how they can help

  • 311 Main St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-596-5566

An intimate gallery featuring original watercolors, oils, etchings, and limited-edition work. We also exhibit hand-painted tiles and original sculpture. Quality custom framing always available. Evening hours through the summer. We're happy to ship anywhere.

  • 1 Public Landing,
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-236-6005

The eye can notice beauty created by hand; when witnessed the heart responds to it.

Our gallery represents the Decorative, Photographic and Sculptural arts, exhibiting work from the hand, eye and heart of artists in traditional materials and photographic processes; offering examples of singular beauty, celebrating the finest achievement in artistic expression and craftsmanship.

  • 342 Main Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-593-8442

Thomaston Place Auction Gallery is coastal Maine’s premier auction company, offering newly discovered, rare objects at our fine art and antique auctions. Quality consignments always accepted. Tuesday is Free Appraisal Day, or we can arrange “house calls”.

  • 51 Atlantic Highway,
    Thomaston, ME 04861
  • 207-354-8141

Located at 22 Pearl Street, Camden, three blocks from downtown, we specialize in platinum/palladium photographs, one-of-a-kind handmade books of original photographs, and limited-edition photography books. Workshops and private tutorials for all levels of expertise offered year-round. Watch platinum printing demonstrations during our Gallery Open House Weekends (June 9-10, July 14-15, Augu…

  • 22 Pearl St.,
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-230-0199

Books, videos, CDs, DVDs, audio books, homebound delivery, and interlibrary loan; robust internet connectivity including wireless access; over 600 programs and events each year; and the Walsh History Center's artifacts and historic Camden photos. Story hours 10:00 a.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Open Monday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursda…

  • 55 Main St.
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-236-3440

A non-profit volunteer group supporting the library through memberships, donations, fundraising events, and volunteer work. The Book Stop, on the Library's lower level, sells used books and media at low prices, open Monday thru Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • 80 Union St., P.O. Box 764,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-0310

JML offers ongoing adult/childrens programs. Story Hour, Pre-Sch to age 5, Tues 10:30. Special childrens/adult programs throughout year. Check website for all programs. Books, audio & ebooks, separate sections for Classics & Mysteries. DVDs & Used Book Store. Rotating Art Exhibit of ME artists. Free computers & WiFi. Nature trail. Lots of parking. Hrs M 3-6, T-Th 10-6, F 1-…

  • 71 Main Street
    Tenants Harbor, ME 04860
  • 207-372-8961

Books, books on CD, DVDs and pre-loaded Kindles, interlibrary loan. Free public Internet access and Wi-Fi. Special collection of marine books. Preschool story time Tuesdays 10:30 a.m. Monday through Saturday 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Wednesday 11:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

  • 485 Commercial Street
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-236-3642

Located in the Keeper's House at Owls Head Lighthouse…visit the American Lighthouse Foundation’s gift shop and interpretive center. Tours of the lighthouse are also offered Memorial Day - Columbus Day, call FMI. Discover other lighthouses where you can visit, climb, and even spend the night while shopping for Owls Head & Rockland Breakwater Light gifts! Mailing address: P.O. Box 565, Rockl…

  • 186 Lighthouse Rd
    Owls Head, ME 04854
  • 207-594-4174

CMCA is Maine's preeminent contemporary arts organization. Experience the art of this generation and the next. CMCA’s exhibitions and educational programs are made to inspire and attract visitors of all ages and backgrounds.

  • 21 Winter Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-701-5005

Dedicated to providing children ages 2 to 9 and their families the opportunity to explore, discover, and learn through play about the natural world, the arts and sciences, and the diversity of Maine's coast. School group visits; themed birthday parties.

  • 75 Mechanic St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-596-0300

Celebrating Maine's role in American art, the Farnsworth offers a nationally recognized collection from many of America's greatest artists. The museum houses the nation's second-largest collection of works by 20th-century sculptor Louise Nevelson. Its Wyeth Center features works of Andrew, N.C., and Jamie Wyeth. Open all year, daily 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; closed winter Mondays and Tuesdays.…

  • 16 Museum St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-596-6457

The finest collection of comic and cowboy character toys and illustration and cartoon art on public display in the U.S.A. The collection features Roy Rogers, The Lone Ranger, Gene Autry, Hopalong Cassidy, 1930s Disneyana, Betty Boop, Popeye, Felix the Cat, WW2 toys, Red Ryder, The Shadow, The Green Hornet, robots, space toys, Star Wars, tin wind-up toys, golden-age comic books, and animati…

  • 3506 Atlantic Hwy
    Waldoboro, ME 04572
  • 207-832-7398

Gen. Henry Knox: founding father, soldier, Rev. War veteran, consummate military strategist & Sec. of War in George Washington's cabinet. His 22-room Federal-style Montpelier was "the finest home in the district of Maine." Today's version on 13 acres in Thomaston hosts original Knox belongings, tours & exhibitions, and weddings & community events.

  • 30 High St., P.O. Box 326
    Thomaston, ME 04861
  • 207-354-8062

The largest and most significant collection of lighthouse lenses and artifacts in the United States. See rare and priceless Fresnel lenses and learn about lighthouses, lightkeepers, the U.S. Coast Guard, and more! Tours welcome. Gift shop. Memorial Day to October 31st, weekdays 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., weekends 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. See website

  • One Park Drive, P.O. Box 1116,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-594-3301

Maine's Sea Story Lives Here!

  • 243 Washington St.
    Bath, ME 04530
  • (207) 443-1316

Millay House Rockland is a new organization that champions poets and writers and is committed to restoring and maintaining the birthplace of the great American poet Edna St. Vincent Millay, born at 198-200 Broadway in Rockland, Maine. Honoring her legacy through education, the literary arts, creative community collaborations, and the preservation of this literary landmark.

Unlike many museums, OHTM's collection is primarily operational, offering visitors a spectacular and rare experience at a number of outdoor event throughout the year.

  • 117 Museum Street
    Owls Head, ME 04854
  • 207-594-4418

Maine's oldest maritime museum. One of New England's finest collections of furnishings, artifacts, ship models, paintings, photographs, and small boats. The museum is a great place to learn about Maine's maritime history, with exhibits and activities designed for children, families, and adults. Open Memorial Day weekend through the third Sunday in October. Please check our website or call …

  • U.S. Route 1 and Church St.,
    Searsport, ME 04974
  • 207-548-2529

The Center aims to highlight the success of restoring puffins and other seabirds to their historic nesting islands. Children will enjoy crawling into a human-size puffin burrow and can step into a scientific bird blind. Additional exhibits, films, and lectures educate visitors about future challenges and threats to ocean life and how they can help

  • 311 Main St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-596-5566

Educational displays of the old days in fishing and shipbuilding; a stocked library, a conference room, and a gift shop. Museum closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Sharp's Point South, Professional Building, offers, Waterfront, Office Space available,2 minutes from Downtown. at 75 Mechanic St., Rockland, ME. Wired for Internet, newly renovated, carpeted and have a wonderful waterfront ambiance

  • 75 Mechanic St.,
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-701-7627

The Thomaston Historical Society is an active organization offering free programs with guest speakers; historic materials for publications and research; celebrating General Henry Knox's birthday with the Knox Museum ; 'Home for the Holidays' gala showcasing a historic house in town; and hosting a museum where one can learn the history of the town beginning with the first explorers in 1605.

  • 80 Knox Street,
    Thomaston, ME 04861
  • 207-354-2295

ALL YEAR, ALL-AROUND OUTSTANDING.
Founded in 1961 by brothers Andrew and Thomas Wolf, Bay Chamber Concerts features world-renowned artists year-round. Our Summer Concert Series and Music Festival in July and August feature over 30 events that redefine the standards for chamber music. From September to June the Performing Arts Series features classical, jazz, world music and dance event…

  • 18 Central St., P.O. Box 599,
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-236-2823

The Camden Opera House is the Arts & Entertainment hub for midcoast Maine. Built in 1894 and lovingly restored in 1994, the opera house is visually stunning and acoustically superb, and offers the finest in music, dance, theater, film, conferences and more.

  • 29 Elm St. P.O. Box 1207,
    Camden, ME 04843
  • 207-236-7963

The Camden Shakespeare Festival is a professional, non-profit theatre committed to producing Shakespeare’s plays chiefly in the Camden Amphitheatre. We believe that Shakespeare plays speak to everyone, because of their universal themes, their unforgettable characters and their extraordinary poetry. These plays are produced in association with the Camden Public Library.

  • 55 Main Street
    Camden, ME 04843
  • (207) 464-0008

Down East Singers is a community chorus performing masterworks from the 17th century to the present twice a year. The artistic director is Bowdoin faculty member Anthony Antolini. May concerts include Mozart Mentors Orchestra and other professional musicians. The group rehearses at Nativity Lutheran Church in Rockport on Tuesday evenings.

The Everyman Repertory Theatre is a not-for-profit professional theatre company committed to bringing live theater to the people of midcoast Maine. Performance locations include the Camden and Rockport opera houses and the Farnsworth Art Museum.

  • P.O. Box 938
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-236-0173

We have had the opportunity for over 38 years to enrich children's lives through the art of dance. Offering year-round creative movement, ballet, modern dance, choreography, and private lessons. Week-long summer workshops in technique, choreography, and thematic exploration through movement, poetry and art projects. We work with children (ages 4 and up) and adults, beginners through advanced.

  • 234 Old County Rd.,
    Rockport, ME 04856
  • 207-594-1007

MCMA is a contemporary music school in Rockland offering oustanding private and group instruction on a variety of instruments to students of all ages and skill levels as well as community enrichment programming and event musicians for hire.

  • 279 Main Street
    Rockland, ME 04841
  • 207-701-7410

Opera Maine, formerly known as PORTopera, is dedicated to producing creative, inspiring, and professional opera performances of artistic excellence. We foster young operatic talent, provide educational opportunities related to opera, and engage our audience, supporters, and community in collaborative ways that will excite enthusiasm for opera.

  • 225 Commercial Street
    Portland, ME 04101
  • 207-879-7678