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Top recommendations from locals

Bar
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“Brew pub with great & reasonably priced menu. Thanksgiving dinner all year 'round. Onion rings. Need I say more?”
  • 14 locals recommend
History Museum
“A large history museum that showcases interesting Maine history. Have gone there all my life! Around 26 minutes, 15 miles away.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“38 brews on tap & great food. Indoor & outdoor seating (weather permitting). Located on the banks of the Kennebec River in Hallowell (great little town to explore). About 20 minutes drive.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Local Government Office
“Old Fort Western, built in 1754 and a National Historic Landmark, is Maine’s and New England’s oldest surviving wooden fort - a reminder of the great contest of cultures that dominated New England life 250 years ago.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“Includes replicas of animals of Maine and traditional trades of Maine. Small fee for entrance. Very good museum. Also tour the State House next door. Visit gift shop.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
Seafood Restaurant
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“We dont think there is much better than sitting on their covered deck, overlooking the Kennebec River, on a warm afternoon or evening!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“The owner Leah makes the BEST cocktails in Central Maine, we strongly recommend the "Upta Camp". A charming atmosphere and some tasty bar snacks can be found here.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“The bar that is off the beaten path, but great for groups and often has live music.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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Museum
“The home of Maine's Governor. Open for public tours but plan at least a week ahead. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
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Asian Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery