Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine

Let your group’s imagination run wild at the Children’s Museum & Theater of Maine. Dedicated to inspiring the imaginations of young children though play, the museum has over 20 exhibits for your group to enjoy. Groups can become firefighters in the Fire Truck exhibit, deliver mail in the Our Town Post Office Exhibit, play dress up in the Dress Up Theatre, withdraw spending money for shopping in the town at the Bank, and much more. Educational programs allow groups to learn about topics such as dinosaurs, Shakespeare, and outer space. Your group can also enjoy a show in the theatre such as You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown and The Witches, based on the book by Roald Dahl.
Contact Info 
142 Free St., Portland, ME 04101. Cumberland County. Tel: 207-828-1234 ext. 232. Email: Website: Hrs: Vary.
Trip Info 
Grade Level: PreK-5th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science, Social Studies. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Children's Museum Lesson Plan

Gravity, robotics, health and fitness, culture, engineering, environment, and art are just a few of the educational topics that young students can learn about and experiment with at children’s museums. Children’s museums provide hands-on, colorful, interactive exhibits that help young students learn about a variety of topics.... Continue