Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine

142 Free St.
Portland, ME 04101- Map It
(207) 828-1234

AAA Editor Notes

Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine, 142 Free St., has more than 20 hands-on exhibits and programs designed to interest children and families. Displays include a lobster boat, a fire truck, a child-size grocery store, a farm exhibit and a camera obscura demonstration. An outdoor play exhibit featuring climbing structures, a whale fountain and a sand pit is especially popular in summer. Theater performances and special events occur throughout the year. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$10; free (ages 0-18 months).
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 10-5 (also Mon. 10-5, Memorial Day-Labor Day). Closed Jan. 1, Easter, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.