OPEN DAILY 9:30 to 5

Admission is FREE for all during the month of November 2021 thanks to the Margaret E. Burnham Charitable Trust.

Hours & Fees

Open from 9:30 am to 5 pm daily

except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day

Members                                                  FREE

Adult                                                       $18

Senior                                                     $16.50

Child (6-12)                                            $11

Child (under 6)                                       FREE


Getting Here


There is ample free parking available at the museum. There is space available to accommodate RVs, but overnight parking is prohibited.

Arriving By Water

Maine Maritime Museum is located at Lat: 43 degrees 53.689′, Long: 069 degrees 48.889′ – 10 miles up the Kennebec River from the Gulf of Maine.

From late-May to mid-October, the museum offers floating dock space, and a 75′ pier that can accommodate vessels from 60 to 300 feet in length. To ensure availability of suitable accommodations for your vessel, advanced reservations are highly recommended and can be made by calling (207) 443-1316 ext. 0, during normal business hours. Our Yachtsmen’s Building includes restrooms, showers, and laundry facilities.

Docking fees may be paid at the Admissions Desk when the museum is open (daily 9:30 to 5).


We strive to provide an enjoyable and accessible experience for all. See more information about accessibility and guest services here.

Food Service

The Even Keel Cafe on-site is open daily from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm through early October. The Even Keel Cafe offers a changing menu of sandwiches, baked goods, hot and cold drinks, and more; picnic tables and trash cans/recycling are available. You are also welcome to return to the campus with your admission sticker if you’d like to visit one of our great local dining options. Find a list of our Business Partners here. (Food and drink are not permitted inside the galleries or historic buildings.)

Maine Maritime Museum