Hours & Fees

Open from 9:30 am to 5 pm daily

except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day


 Museum Admission

Admission tickets are a two-day pass to be used within seven days of purchase


Members                                                  FREE

Adult                                                       $17.50

Senior Discount  (65-plus)                $16.00

Child (6-12)                                            $10.50

Child (under 6)                                       FREE


*All fees include a 2nd day of admission within a 7-day period. Occasionally due to winter weather conditions, our outside exhibits and Percy & Small Shipyard may be closed.  Reduced admission rates will apply. We are proud to be a Blue Star Museum. 

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 a mooring field, 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.

Mooring or docking fees may be paid at the Admissions Desk when the Museum is open (daily 9:30 to 5).