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!

  • Members Monday! Most Mondays, the doors are open at the Museum for members-only fun. There's so much to being a member at the Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine... your own playtime is just the start!
    Interested in becoming a member? Please click here.


Visit our Auction page to learn more about this annual event.
Interested in donating to our annual auction? Click here to donate now!

Museum & Theatre Hours
The Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine is open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm.
Members' Monday: We are open from 9-11am on Mondays for Members only.
$2 First Friday: We are open the first Friday night of each month from 5-8pm, year round.
We are open on Patriot's Day, April 17 from 9am-5pm.
We are closed on Sunday, April 16.

Wondering About the Weather?
If it's a snowy 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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