Located in the Arts District of downtown Portland, the Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine offers interactive a host of super fun exhibits and activities for kids AND families - so let's get ready to play!
The Our Town exhibit features a a host of kiddie sized "real life" experiences where their imaginations can run wild! They can hop on a lobster boat, or shop in an interactive supermarket for some produce.
There's a vet clinic where kids can look after animals, or feel brave as they transform into firefighters complete with a fire truck. This fun children's museum also features a farm, as well as a car repair shop, AND a soft gated play-and-learn area for toddlers. Phew!
The Big Gallery features a series of rotating exhibits exploring topics from marine life to physics to art;
On the Explore Floor, interactive science exhibits depict the natural resources of the state of Maine offering even more educational experiences. Exhibits include a Ranger Station, a climbing wall, (because why not!) and a miniature planetarium, plus Tide Pool Touch Tank and lumber mill
The Museum and Theatre offer daily programming with emphasis on the arts, science, and multicultural topics, so check those out so you can plan your day around them.
Looks like there is a LOT to enjoy at the Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine, so what are you waiting for kids - are you ready to PLAY?