Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Sq., houses an extensive collection of American, European and contemporary art, as well as iconic works from Maine artists. Displays include works by American artists Rockwell Kent, Winslow Homer and Andrew Wyeth. The museum's European collection includes works by Edgar Degas, Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso. Sculpture and decorative objects also are showcased.
Guided 2.5-hour tours of the restored Winslow Homer Studio, where the renowned artist lived and worked from 1883 until his death in 1910, depart from the museum; reservations are required.
Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$15; $13 (ages 65+); $10 (students with ID); free (ages 0-14 and to all Fri. 4-8). Winslow Homer Studio tour $55; $25 (students with ID).
$1.00 of admission for each card holder
Hours: Daily 11-6 (also Thurs.-Fri. 6-8 p.m.), Memorial Day-Columbus Day; Wed.-Sun. 11-6 (also Thurs.-Fri. 6-8 p.m.), rest of year. Winslow Homer Studio tours offered Thurs.-Sun. at 11:30 and 2, mid-Apr. through late June and early Sept.-Oct. 30; Mon. and Fri. at 11:30 and 2, late June-early Sept. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas.