OPEN DAILY 9:30 to 5

Group Tour Information

Why should you include Maine Maritime Museum as one of your New England destinations?

  • Conveniently located just 20 minutes from Freeport and just 1.2 miles off US Route 1 on the way to Boothbay Harbor
  • Located on a picturesque 20-acre campus on the banks of the Kennebec River
  • Docent-guided tours of the historic Percy & Small Shipyard & Victorian-era home
  • View traditional wooden boatbuilding techniques in our Boatshop
  • Explore Maine’s most famous fishery in the Lobstering & Maine Coast exhibit

More Available

Seasonally, take your maritime exploration one step further with a Kennebec River cruise. On our one-hour Shipyards & Lighthouses Cruise, your guests will connect to Maine’s seafaring history in a memorable way – seeing destroyers being built at Bath Iron Works, viewing two lighthouses and breathtaking natural scenery.


Our current group admission rate is $16 per person for groups of 15 or more who make advance arrangements. Additional fees apply for cruises.

The Extras

  • Two complimentary admissions per group for a driver and guide
  • Front door unloading and plenty of free bus parking
  • Food service and use of Long Reach Hall may be available at an additional cost with advance notice


For more information or to schedule a visit, call 207.443.1316 x 331 during museum hours 9:30 am – 5:00 pm or complete the form below. Still have questions? Email Julianna Preston, Group Tour Coordinator, at reservations@maritimeme.org.

Maine Maritime Museum