One of the best “hiding in plain sight” Portland Maine adventures is at Fort Gorges in the bay between the Eastern Promenade and Little Diamond Island.
The interactive Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine museum is designed for children and families with hands-on exhibits that encourage creativity, exploration, and learning.
Having survived numerous disasters in the Portland region through the centuries, it is one of the best-preserved colonial homes in Maine, showcasing period furnishings and architecture.
When you’re on the go, look for the bright orange Bite Into Maine food trucks or take-out window. You you can order in person or ahead of time, and don’t forget the classic New England whoopie pie for dessert.
The Portland tasting room offers a mixed vibe of industrial and rustic with a splash of nature. Events include live music, film festivals, and eco-friendly discussions.