No Fee Trips

No Fee

Acadia National Park

Junior Ranger Program includes hands-on activities to explore the park’s plants, animals, and history. Take a Ranger-Narrated Boat Cruise. Visit the Nature Center with hands-on exhibits that help you uncover the secrets behind how the park manages its plants and animals. What kinds of birds are found in the park? Play in the Sand, Go for a Hike or a Bike Ride. 25 Visitor Center Road, Bar Harbor, ME 04609. 207-288-3338. Cost: Free/Fee.

Bates College Museum of Art

75 Russell Street, Lewiston, ME 04240. 207-786-6158. Provides an environment for broad audiences to explore and discover synergies created by visual art across academic disciplines of a liberal arts education. Free.

Bethel Historical Society Regional History Center

10 Broad Street. Bethel, ME 04217. 207-824-2908. An independent, non-profit organization providing members and the general public with a doorway to the past from its Regional History Center in Bethel Hill village. Free/Fee.

Bowdoin College Museum of Art

245 Maine Street, Brunswick ME 04011. 207-725-3275. The Bowdoin College Museum of Art offers interactive educational tours for a wide audience, ranging from pre-schoolers through adult groups. Free.

Brick Store Museum

117 Main Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043. 207-985-4802. Preserves the rich heritage of the Kennebunks for year-round residents, seasonal visitors and future generations through the collection, preservation, interpretation and exhibition of its material culture. Free.

Castine Scientific Society, The Wilson Museum

120 Perkins Street, Castine, ME 04421. 207-326-9247. Diverse collections and learning experiences used to stimulate exploration of the natural history and cultures of the Penobscot Bay region and the world. Free.

Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site

2 Colonial Pemaquid Dr., New Harbor, ME 04554. 207-677-2423. The site includes an early 20th-century reconstruction of Fort William Henry and museum. Interpretive tours about the native people who camped on this once-remote peninsula dating back to the mid-1620s. Free.

Dyer Library & Saco Museum

371 Main Street, Saco, ME 04072. 207-283-3861. A regional museum of fine and decorative arts and historic artifacts. The Institute was founded in 1866, and is the third oldest museum in Maine. Free/Fee.

Nylander Museum

657 Main St., Caribou, ME 04736. 207-493-4209. A museum dedicated to the work of Olaf Nylander and the Natural History of the Northeast. Free.

Owls Head Transportation Museum

117 Museum Street, Owls Head, ME 04854. 207-594-4418. One of the finest collections of pioneer-era aircraft and automobiles in the world. Free/Fee.

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum

9500 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011-8495. 207-725-3416. The museum collections include Arctic exploration gear, natural history specimens, and art and anthropological material, produced primarily by the Inuit cultures of Labrador and Greenland. Call to schedule tour. Free.