Portland's loveliest neighborhood is a hillside enclave of brick town houses, elegant gardens and stately mansions, some of which date...
Portland Museum of Art
Founded in 1882, this well-respected museum houses an outstanding collection of American artists. Maine artists, including Winslow...
Children's Museum of Maine
Kids aged zero to 10 shriek and squeal as they haul traps aboard a replica lobster boat, milk a fake cow on a model farm, or monkey...
This handsome gay-friendly new space brings a dash of South Beach to the Portland scene, with polished wood floors, sleek furnishings, a...
Near the Museum of Art, this tiny cult favorite sushi bar offers some of the freshest fish in Portland – and that's saying a lot. Order...
Lonely Planet review
Just a few blocks southeast of the art museum, this outstanding Italianate palace dates back to 1860. Inside, it's decorated sumptuously with rich furniture, frescoes, paintings, carpets, gilt and exotic woods and stone. Admission includes a 45-minute guided tour.