Museums in Maine

Name Location Region Type
1811 Lincoln County Museum & Old Jail Wiscasset Mid Coast Prison
Abbe Museum Bar Harbor Down East Native American
Abbot Historical Society Museum Abbot Maine Highlands History
Abbott Museum Dexter Maine Highlands History
Abbott School (Castine, Maine) Castine Down East History
Acadian Village (Maine) Van Buren Maine Lake Country Open air
Acton-Shapleigh Historical Society Acton Southern Maine Coast History
Alexander-Crawford Historical Society Alexander Down East History
Alfred Shaker Museum Alfred Southern Maine Coast Religion
Allagash Historical Society Museum Allagash Maine Lake Country History
Androscoggin Historical Society Auburn Western Maine Mountains History
Aroostook County Historical & Art Museum Houlton Maine Lake Country History
Ashland Logging Museum Ashland Maine Lake Country Industry
Bangor Museum and Center for History Bangor Maine Highlands History
Bangor Police Museum Bangor Maine Highlands Law enforcement
Bar Harbor Historical Society Museum Bar Harbor Down East History
Bar Harbor Whale Museum Bar Harbor Down East Natural history
Barracks Museum Eastport Down East History
Bates College Museum of Art Lewiston Western Maine Mountains Art
Baxter House Museum Gorham Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Belfast Museum Belfast Mid Coast History
Benjamin C. Wilder Farmstead Washburn Maine Lake Country Historic house
Bethel Historical Society's Regional History Center Bethel Western Maine Mountains History
Blacksmith Shop Museum Dover-Foxcroft Maine Highlands Industry
Blaine House Augusta Kennebec Historic house
Blue Hill Historical Society Blue Hill Down East Historic house
Bowdoin College Museum of Art Brunswick Mid Coast Art
Boothbay Railway Village Boothbay Mid Coast Railway
Boothbay Region Historical Society Boothbay Harbor Mid Coast History
Brick Store Museum Kennebunk Southern Maine Coast History
Brooklin Keeping Historical Society Brooklin Down East Historical society
Brooksville Historical Society Brooksville Down East Historical society
Brownville Historical Society Brownville Maine Highlands History
Bryant Stove & Music Museum Thorndike Mid Coast Collectibles
Bucksport Historical Society Museum Bucksport Down East History
Burnham Tavern Museum Machias Down East Historic house
Burnt Island Light Boothbay Mid Coast Maritime
Camden Area History Center Camden Mid Coast History
Caribou Historical Center & Museum Caribou Maine Lake Country History
Castle Tucker Wiscasset Mid Coast Historic house
Center for Maine Contemporary Art Rockport Mid Coast Art
Chebeague Island Historical Society Chebeague Island Southern Maine Coast Local history
Cherryfield-Narrag Historical Society Cherryfield Down East History
Children's Discovery Museum of Maine Augusta Kennebec Children's
Children's Museum of Maine Portland Southern Maine Coast Children's
Clewley Museum Brewer Maine Highlands History
Colburn House State Historic Site Pittston Kennebec Historic house
Colby College Museum of Art Waterville Kennebec Art
Cole Land Transportation Museum Bangor Maine Highlands Transportation
Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site New Harbor Mid Coast Multiple
Camden-Rockport Historical Society Rockport Mid Coast Open air
Corinth Historical Society Cornish Southern Maine Coast Local history
Counting House Museum South Berwick Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Country Store Museum (Maine) Bass Harbor Down East History
Cranberry House Great Cranberry Island Down East Local history
Davistown Museum Liberty Mid Coast Multi
Dead River Area Historical Society Eustis Maine Lake Country History
Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society Deer Isle Down East Historic house
Dennys River Historical Society Dennysville Down East Historical society
Desert of Maine Freeport Mid Coast Multiple
Dixfield Historical Society Dixfield Western Maine Mountains Historical society
Downeast Heritage Museum Calais Down East History
Dry Mills Schoolhouse Museum Gray Southern Maine Coast Education
Eagle Island State Historic Site Eagle Island Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Falmouth Heritage Museum Falmouth Southern Maine Coast History
Farnsworth Art Museum Rockland Mid Coast Art
Fawcett's Antique Toy & Art Museum Waldoboro Mid Coast Toy
Fifth Maine Regiment Museum Peaks Island Southern Maine Coast Military
Fishermen’s Museum at Pemaquid Bristol Mid Coast Maritime
Fort Kent Blockhouse Fort Kent Maine Lake Country Military
Fort Kent Historical Society Museum Fort Kent Maine Lake Country Railroad
Fort Knox Prospect Mid Coast Military
Fort McClary State Historic Site Kittery Point Southern Maine Coast Military
Frenchville Historical Society Frenchville Maine Lake Country Railway
Frenchboro Historical Society Frenchboro Down East Local history
Frontier Heritage Historical Society Fort Fairfield Maine Lake Country Multi
Fryeburg Fair Farm Museum Fryeburg Western Maine Mountains Agriculture
Fryeburg Historical Society Museum Fryeburg Western Maine Mountains Historical society
Gates House Machiasport Down East Historic house
General Henry Knox Museum Thomaston Mid Coast Historic house
Georgetown Historical Society Georgetown Mid Coast Local history
George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History Bar Harbor Down East Natural history
Gibbs Avenue Museum Bridgton Southern Maine Coast History
Gray Historical Society Gray Southern Maine Coast Historical society
Great Harbor Maritime Museum Northeast Harbor Down East Maritime
Grist Mill Museum Dexter Maine Highlands History
Guilford Historical Society Guilford Maine Highlands Historical society
Hamilton House South Berwick Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum Paris Western Maine Mountains History
Hampden Historical Society Hampden Maine Highlands Historical society
Harmon Museum Old Orchard Beach Southern Maine Coast History
Harpswell Historical Society Museum Harpswell Mid Coast History
Harriman School Museum Sebec Maine Highlands History
Harrington House Freeport Southern Maine Coast History
Haystack Historical Society Mapleton Maine Lake Country History
Hendricks Hill Museum Southport Mid Coast Historic house
Hope Historical Society House and Museum Hope Mid Coast Historic house
Hose 5 Fire Museum Bangor Maine Highlands Fire
Hudson Museum Orono Maine Highlands Anthropology
International Cryptozoology Museum Portland Southern Maine Coast Natural history
Islesboro Historical Society Islesboro Down East History
Islesford Historical Museum Little Cranberry Island Down East Local history
Jay Historical Society Jay Maine Lake Country Historic house
Jonathan Fisher House Blue Hill Down East Historic house
Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum Brunswick Mid Coast Historic house
Kennebunkport History Center Kennebunkport Southern Maine Coast Open air
Kenneth E. Stoddard Shell Museum Boothbay Mid Coast Natural history
Kingfield Historical House Kingfield Maine Lake Country Historic house
Kittery Historical & Naval Museum Kittery Southern Maine Coast Maritime
Lagerstrom House Woodland Maine Lake Country Historic house
L. C. Bates Museum Hinckley Somerset Natural history
Limington Historical Society Limington Southern Maine Coast Historical society
Lincolnville Historical Society School House Museum Lincolnville Mid Coast School
Lindbergh Crate Museum Canaan Somerset Collectible
Loring Military Heritage Center Limestone Maine Lake Country Military
Lovell Historical Society Lovell Western Maine Mountains History
Maine Air Museum Bangor Maine Highlands Aviation
Maine Discovery Museum Bangor Maine Highlands Children's
Maine Folklife Center Orono Maine Highlands Culture
Maine Forest & Logging Museum Bradley Maine Highlands Industry
Maine Granite Industry Museum Mount Desert Down East Industry
Maine Historical Society Museum Portland Southern Maine Coast History
Maine Lighthouse Museum Rockland Mid Coast Lighthouse
Maine Maritime Museum Bath Mid Coast Maritime
Maine Military Historical Society Museum Augusta Kennebec Military
Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum Portland Southern Maine Coast Railroad
Maine State Aquarium Boothbay Harbor Mid Coast Maine Aquarium
Maine State Building Poland Western Maine Mountains Art
Maine State Museum Augusta Kennebec Multiple
Mainely Critters Wildlife Museum Dixfield Western Maine Mountains Natural history
Maine's Paper and Heritage Museum Livermore Falls Western Maine Mountains Industry
Margaret Chase Smith Library Skowhegan Somerset Biographical
Marrett House Standish Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Mason House Bethel Western Maine Mountains Historic house
Matthews Museum of Maine Heritage Union Mid Coast Agriculture
McLellan-Sweat Mansion Portland Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Meetinghouse Museum Wells Southern Maine Coast History
Mexico Historical Society Mexico Western Maine Mountains Historic house
Milbridge Historical Museum Milbridge Down East History
Millinocket Historical Society Millinocket Maine Highlands History
Milo Historical Society Milo Maine Highlands History
Monhegan Museum Monhegan Mid Coast History
Monmouth Museum (Maine) Monmouth Kennebec Open air
Moosehead Historical Museum Greenville Maine Highlands History
Moosehead Marine Museum Greenville Maine Highlands Maritime
Mount Desert Oceanarium Bar Harbor Down East Industry
Mount Desert Oceanarium Southwest Harbor Down East Industry
Musée culturel du Mont-Carmel Lille Maine Lake Country Historic site
Museum L-A Lewiston Western Maine Mountains Industry
Museum of African Culture Portland Southern Maine Coast Culture
Museum of Yarmouth History Yarmouth Southern Maine Coast History
Museums of Old York York Southern Maine Coast Open air
Musical Wonder House Wiscasset Mid Coast Collectibles
Naples Historical Society Naples Southern Maine Coast Historical society
Narramissic Bridgton Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Neal Dow Memorial Portland Southern Maine Coast Historic house
New England Museum of Telephones Ellsworth Down East Industry
New Sweden Historical Society Museum New Sweden Maine Lake Country History
Nickels-Sortwell House Wiscasset Mid Coast Historic house
Nobleboro Historical Center Nobleboro Mid Coast History
Nordica Homestead Museum Farmington Maine Lake Country Historic house
Norridgewock Historical Society Museum Norridgewock Somerset History
Northeast Historic Film Museum Bucksport Down East Media
Northern Maine Museum of Science Presque Isle Maine Lake Country Natural history
Northern Timber Cruisers Antique Snowmobile Museum Millinocket Maine Highlands Transportation
Nott House Kennebunkport Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Nowetah's American Indian Museum New Portland Somerset Native American
Nylander Museum Caribou Maine Lake Country Natural history
Oakfield Railroad Museum Oakfield Maine Lake Country Railway
Observer Building Museum Dover-Foxcroft Maine Highlands History
Ogunquit Museum of American Art Ogunquit Southern Maine Coast Art
Ogunquit Heritage Museum Ogunquit Southern Maine Coast History
Old Fort Western Augusta Kennebec History
Old Post Office (Liberty, Maine) Liberty Mid Coast History
Old Town Museum Old Town Maine Highlands History
Olson House Cushing Mid Coast Historic house
Orland Historical Society Orland Down East Historical society
Owls Head Transportation Museum Owls Head Mid Coast Transportation
Page Farm & Home Museum Orono Maine Highlands Historic house
Patten Lumbermen's Museum Patten Maine Highlands Industry
Peary–MacMillan Arctic Museum Brunswick Mid Coast Anthropological
Pejepscot Museum Brunswick Mid Coast History
Pelletier-Marquis House St. Agatha Maine Lake Country Historic house
Penobscot Marine Museum Searsport Mid Coast Maritime
Penobscot Nation Museum Old Town Maine Highlands Native American
Pettengill Farm Freeport Southern Maine Coast Farm
Phillips Historical Society Phillips Maine Lake Country Railway
Portland Fire Museum Portland Southern Maine Coast Fire
Portland Head Light Cape Elizabeth Southern Maine Coast Lighthouse
Portland Museum of Art Portland Southern Maine Coast Art
Presque Isle Air Museum Presque Isle Maine Lake Country Aviation
Presque Isle Historical Society Presque Isle Maine Lake Country Historical society
Project PuffinVisitor Center Rockland Mid Coast Natural history
Quoddy Dam Model Museum Eastport Down East Technology
Quoddy Maritime Museum Eastport Down East Maritime
Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Museum Rangeley Maine Lake Country Industry
Raye's Mustard Mill Museum Eastport Down East Industry
Raymond-Casco Historical Society Casco Southern Maine Coast Local history
Readfield Historical Society and Museum Readfield Kennebec Local history
Redington Museum Waterville Kennebec Historic house
Rier Sardine Museum Lubec Down East Industry
Robinson House (Maine) Bethel Western Maine Mountains Historic house
Rufus Porter Museum Bridgton Southern Maine Coast Art
Ruggles House Museum Columbia Falls Down East Historic house
Rumford Historical Society Museum Rumford Western Maine Mountains School
Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village New Gloucester Southern Maine Coast Religious
Saco Museum Saco Southern Maine Coast Multi
St. Agathe Historical Society Museum Saint Agatha Maine Lake Country History
Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes Railroad Phillips Maine Lake Country Railway
Sarah Orne Jewett House South Berwick Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Sayward-Wheeler House York Harbor Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Scarborough Historical Society and Museum Scarborough Southern Maine Coast History
Seal Cove Auto Museum Seal Cove Down East Automotive
Seashore Trolley Museum Kennebunkport Southern Maine Coast Railway
Sebago Historical Society Sebago Southern Maine Coast History
Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society Museum Sedgwick Down East History
Ski Museum of Maine Farmington Maine Lake Country Sports
Skolfield-Whittier House Brunswick Mid Coast Historic house
Skowhegan History House Skowhegan Somerset History
Skyline Farm North Yarmouth Southern Maine Coast Transportation
Snowman School House Woodland Maine Lake Country School
Somesville Museum Mount Desert Island Down East History
Sound School House Museum Mount Desert Island Down East History
South Bristol Historical Society South Bristol Mid Coast Historical society
Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum Littleton Maine Lake Country Agriculture
South Portland Historical Society South Portland Southern Maine Coast Historical society
St Croix Historical Society Calais Down East Historic house
Stanley Museum Kingfield Maine Lake Country History
Stanwood Wildlife Sanctuary Ellsworth Down East Historic house
Stockholm Historical Society Museum Stockholm Maine Lake Country History
Tante Blanche Museum Madawaska Maine Lake Country Open air
Tate House Museum Portland Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Thomaston Historical Society Thomaston Mid Coast History
Tides Institute and Museum of Art Eastport Down East Art
Umbrella Cover Museum Peaks Island Southern Maine Coast Collectible
Union Historical Society Union Mid Coast Historic house
University of Maine Museum of Art Bangor Maine Highlands Art
University of Southern Maine Art Gallery Portland Southern Maine Coast Art
University of Southern Maine Art Gallery Gorham Southern Maine Coast Art
University of Southern Maine Atrium Gallery Lewiston Western Maine Mountains Art
Victoria Mansion Portland Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Vinalhaven Historical Society Museum Vinalhaven Mid Coast History
Wadsworth-Longfellow House Portland Southern Maine Coast Historic house
Waponahki Tribal Museum Passamaquoddy Pleasant Point Reservation Down East Native American
Washburn-Norlands Living History Center Livermore Western Maine Mountains Living
Wells Auto Museum Wells Southern Maine Coast Automotive
Wendell Gilley Museum Southwest Harbor Down East Art
West Quoddy Head Light House Visitor Center Lubec Down East Maritime
Wilhelm Reich Museum Rangeley Maine Lake Country Biographical
Willowbrook Museum Village Newfield Southern Maine Coast Open air
Wilson Museum Castine Down East Multiple
Wilton Farm & Home Museum Wilton Maine Lake Country History
Wiscasset, Waterville, and Farmington Railway Museum Alna Mid Coast Railway
Woodlawn Museum Ellsworth Down East Historic house
Woolwich History Museum Woolwich Mid Coast History