When Can You Visit Maine Lighthouses?

Open Lighthouse Day   Saturday, September 12, 2009 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The U.S. Coast Guard, the State of Maine and the American Lighthouse Foundation are pleased to announce the first ever open house of Maine lighthouses. The largest effort of its kind in the nation, the event is designed to provide access to
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Nott in Kennebunkport!

Visit the 1853 Nott House – new evening hours! “Beginning Thursday, July 2, the Richard A. Nott House will be opened for the 2009 season.  This Victorian-era historic house museum is a microcosm of life as it occurred in Kennebunkport over the last two centuries.  Women’s fashions from the past will be on display in the
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6 Ways to Enjoy a Rainy Day in and Around Kennebunkport!

Rainy Day Fun Close By the Kennebunks: Yes, it DOES occasionally rain in Southern Maine. But don’t let a few showers dampen your vacation fun. There’s plenty to do when the sun’s too shy to shine. Here are five places that will entertain, educate, and generally help you enjoy the day, whatever Mother Nature has in mind.
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March in Maine is Sweet!

Did you know that this is a busy time of year for our state’s maple trees?  Even in the dregs of winter, Maine has something sweet to offer, as the maple sugaring season gets underway. It starts usually in late February when the sap, called “sweetwater” flows through the trees.  The trees are tapped, and
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Three Reasons to Take A Southern Maine Coast Lighthouse Tour!

A Southern Maine Coast Lighthouse Tour! The Captain Lord Mansion of Kennebunkport, which is located on the southern coast of Maine has several itineraries to assist you with a self-guided tour of lighthouses located from Nubble Light  in York to Portland Head Light in Portland. The first reason is that these historical buildings are situated
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