142 Free Street
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: 207-828-1234
Fax: 207-828-5726

Tuesday-Sunday: 10am-5pm
Monday: 9am-11am
for members only
visit us

Welcome to the
Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine.

Located in the Arts District of downtown Portland, the Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine features a wide variety of interactive exhibits and activities for children and families!

  • Playscape; Opening March 14th!

  • Cinderella: The World's Favorite Fairy Tale This is a special re-telling of the well-known Cinderella along with similar stories from other cultures China, Russia and Mi'kmaq.More info...

  • Ready to get crafty? At American Girls Craft Club, we'll learn about different American Girls through crafts and snacks.To register call 828-1234 x231 or click here.

  • April Vacation Half-Day Camps help the activity and learning continue, even during break. To check out our spring break camps, click here.

  • Auction 2014: Come Play With Us Friday, May 2nd at the Ocean Gateway Terminal. Enjoy a fun-filled night of fundraising, delicious food and sumptuous views, while you bid on hundreds of items ranging from original artwork to sports tickets and cross-country getaways. For tickets, please click here.

  • Teensy Weensy Class: Lyle Lyle Crocodile - Wednesdays, April 9, 16, 30 and May 7, 14 and 21. To register call 828-1234 x231, stop by the front desk or register now.

  • Summer Camps: Spring is here, and summer is around the corner. Please check out our summer camp offerings for this year.More info...

  • Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, April 19 - The entire museum turns in to a huge hunt! Pre-registration is suggested, and space is limited. Register now.


Wondering About the Weather?
If it's a stormy day and you are wondering if we are open, call ahead! Dial 828-1234 and listen to the menu - for holiday and inclement weather closings, press 8.

Parking Tips
Discounted parking is available at the indoor municipal parking garage on Free Street, located one block past the Museum & Theatre. Be sure to bring your ticket in for us to stamp! Visit our Parking Tips page for more info.

Click here to download a printable parking map.

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