Belfast, Maine Attractions and Things to Do...Enjoy a Historic Seaside Belfast Maine vacation with many unique and exciting retail shops, antique shops, galleries, and wonderful restaurants; all in beautiful Victorian gothic brick and clapboard buildings facing the harbor. Here is a highlight of some of our favorite Belfast, Maine attractions and things to do along the beautiful Midcoast shore!
A restored 1930 Art Deco movie theater in downtown Belfast! Three theaters showing new movies; one theater was the old vaudeville stage!
High Street, Belfast, Maine
Belfast Maskers Theater:
A community-based performing arts theater offering a season of classics, comedies, musicals, new works and children's productions in the waterfront theater.
Belfast Dance Studio:
Cellardoor Winery & Vineyards:
367 Youngtown Rd, Lincolnville
Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railroad:
Scenic vintage train excursions along beautiful Penobscot Bay and coastal woodlands, perfect Belfast Maine vacation outing. Departs Belfast Harbor area.
Northport Golf Club:
Countryview Golf Course:
Lighthouses near Belfast, Maine...
Fort Point Light > www.lighthouse.cc/fortpoint/
Curtis Island Light > www.lighthouse.cc/curtis/
Grindle Point Light > www.lighthouse.cc/grindle/
Rockland Breakwater Light > www.lighthouse.cc/rocklandbreakwater/
Owls Head Light > www.lighthouse.cc/owls/
Marshall Point Light > www.lighthouse.cc/marshall/
Pemaquid Point Light > www.lighthouse.cc/pemaquid/
Gram Light > www.gramlighthouse.com
Brie Gull > www.briegull.com/monhegan
Vacation Cruises, Boat Trips, and Charters...
Belfast Bay Cruises:
Water Walker Sea Kayak:
Friendship Sloop Amity:
Monhegan Boat Line:
"Great day trip!", take the 10:30 AM mailboat, "Elizabeth Ann," to Monhegan Island, spend the day hiking the trails on this breathtaking beautiful island, come back on the 4:30 PM boat. Neat island artist colony with small galleries, craft shops, and museum of island history, and cool lighthouse!
Maine Dining Cruises:
Little River Charters:
Light House Tours:
Schooner Yacht Heron
Ducktrap Sea Kayak:
Offering sea kayak rentals with professional guides
US Rte 1, Lincolnville Beach
White Water Rafting in Maine...
Penobscot Adventures offers whitewater rafting, riverboarding, kayaking, rock climbing, paintball, and vacation rentals in Maine.
City, State & National Parks in the Area...
Belfast City Park:
15 Acres on ocean: gardens, beach, ball park, tennis courts, children's theme park, barbeque area, and pool.
Located in downtown Belfast, overlooking the harbor, marina, and beautiful Penobscot Bay.
Steamboat Landing Park:
Offers a boat house, beach area, dingy launch. Located at the end of Commercial Street.
Between Front & Cross Streets, overlooking Belfast Harbor.
Kirby Lake Park:
aka "The Muck," located at the corner of Miller St. & Lincolnville Ave.
The Belfast Dog Park:
At Walsh Field on Lincolnville Ave. Just off US Rte.1
State Parks Within 20 minutes of Belfast:
Moose Point State Park
Swan Lake State Park
Lake St. George State Park
Camden Hills State Park & Mount Battie
Fort Point State Park - Stockton Springs
Fort Knox State Park - Bucksport
Vesper Hill Children's Chapel - Camden
Acadia National Park:
Mount Desert Island / Bar Harbor area 55 miles Downeast Maine (Northeast).
Perserves and Sanctuaries:
Beech Hill Preserve, including 'Beech Nut Lodge'
Fernald's Neck Preserve nature walking trails
Sears Island Sanctuary
Hidden Valley Camp:
Maine Arts Camp:
Belfast Area Museums...
Belfast Historical Society Museum
Penobscot Marine Museum
Maine's oldest maritime museum campus. A seafaring museum of eight historic buildings.
Farnsworth Art Museum and Wyeth Center
Featuring a fabulous collection of American art from all eras.
Wyeth Center and Victorian Homestead:
Owls Head Transportation Museum:
Owls Head - near Rockland