Sometimes you just want to get out and explore. We try to strike a good balance of places that you will really enjoy. Finding ideas for family friendly outings, or interesting places to go in Maine with your friends, both are at your fingertips here with America Top 10. We aim to give you plenty of ideas without you having to do all the research. That way you can easily decide if you want to explore Maine sites or check out the sites in another state.
You have also heard how it is becoming a lot more popular to have staycations (where you stay home instead of going to far off places) and discover new and interesting places in the near vicinity. We try to make that easier for you. Check out the sites in Maine that have become local favorites easily with our site.
We hope that we have provided you plenty of choices in Maine whether this is a new area for you or your own back yard. Something a little different from the typical amusement park. If you really loved somewhere but don’t see them on our list let us know, we are always looking to improve our lists and we can only do that with your help.
Everywhere you look there’s endless excitement and the kind of thrills you just don’t find anywhere else, like nearly 1,000 Vegas-style slots, thrilling harness racing, big-time table games, and the kind of red carpet service you can only find in Hollywood
Their game room featuring redemption games will give you a chance to play for fun, or to win some real treasure. If all this fun has worked you up an appetite, you’ll be sure to find something awesome to eat at the “ship’s galley” snack bar, from charbroiled burgers & doughboys to Gifford’s outstanding ice creams.
Founded in 1939, the Seashore Trolley Museum has grown into the largest electric railway museum in the world with a collection representing almost every major American city that had a streetcar system. See the beginning of mass transportation from the omnibus to the development of the electric streetcar, and follow the progress to today’s buses, light rail vehicles, and rapid transit cars.
The Portland Science Center, holds the most engaging and unique traveling attractions ever presented. Showcasing subject matter from education and STEM fields, to cultural phenomena and the majestic marvels of the world, the Portland Science Center provides awe-inspiring exhibitions with a lasting impact.
The purpose of the Cole Land Transportation Museum is to collect, preserve, and display (before they disappear forever) a cross section of Maine’s land transportation equipment from which this and future generations will gain knowledge of the past. They also want to remember, record and display U.S. military memorabilia to forever remind this and future generations of the high price their comrades have paid to protect our freedom.
Acadia National Park is a stunning national treasure on the coast of Maine in the USA. This “insider’s” vacation guide covers all of the best places to see and the towns and villages in the Acadia Region from Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island to Winter Harbor on the Schoodic Peninsula. Wherever you choose, the views are spectacular and nature abounds. No wonder this is one of the most visited parks in the United States and in all of North America.
Breathtaking views and fascinating history at America’s last standing maritime signal tower. Since 1807, the Portland Observatory has offered spectacular views of Portland’s busy harbor and served as a beloved symbol of the city’s rich maritime heritage.
The park is home to such attractions as the Excalibur Roller Coaster, the Dragon’s Descent Turbo Drop, & the Tornado super waterslide. Now with over 50 rides, water slides and pools, families will create memories that will last a lifetime. As Northern New England’s largest water and amusement park, Funtown Splashtown USA attracts families from around the region. The park is home to the Excalibur wooden roller coaster and Dragon’s Descent Turbo Drop; the largest and tallest rides in Northern New England.
Victoria Mansion is a much-loved Portland landmark but its significance extends far beyond Maine. Distinguished for its architecture and its extraordinary original interiors, it is among the most important historic homes of the nineteenth century anywhere in the nation. As an organization, their mission is to conserve, maintain, and restore this one-of-a-kind property, and share its history with the public.
Playland Adventures offers the best bounce & play experience in Eastern Maine. Perfect for parties and other bouncing adventures.