The Area

Welcome to Freeport

Freeport is the ideal destination for exploring the Maine Coastline! In addition to Freeport being loaded with shopping (Yankee Magazine voted Freeport as a favorite shopping destination), it also has beautiful State Parks, stunning coastal areas, hiking trails, gardens, museums, farms, history, and nature.  

A short list of just some of the things to do & see in Freeport

  • Freeport LOVES it's festivals and events. Weekly free summer outdoor concerts, town-wide art fairs, Fall festivals, and it's famous Holiday Sparkle Celebration. 
  • LL Bean's Flagship Store and LL Bean Outdoor Adventures (take a look at their website and sign up for an outdoor class!)
  • Free yoga on the LL Bean town green every day during the summer
  • Cafes and Restaurants
  • Art Galleries, bookstores, and one of a kind shops
  • Freeport Performing Arts Center & Freeport Community Players
  • Freeport's Famous Outlets, including everything from clothes to pottery outlets! 
  • Pettengill Farm
  • Wolfes Neck State Park
  • Wolfes Neck Farm, Camping, and Trails
  • Winslow Park
A few favorites within 30 minutes of Freeport

  • Portland Maine, and all of it's galleries, restaurants, shopping, island cruises, and lighthouses! 
  • Pineland Farms, with over 5000 acres of open public land for hiking, skiing, biking, and more.
  • Portland Museum of Art
  • Maine Maritime Museum
  • Walking Trails and Cliff Walks in Harpswell
  • Longfellow House in Portland Maine
  • Victoria Mansion
  • Walker Art Museum at Bowdoin College
  • Museum of African Tribal Art
  • Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art
  • Casco Bay Lines, where you can catch a 3 hour mailboat run out around the islands, a boat out to Peaks island for an afternoon of walking around the island, or any number of other day adventures on the water. 
  • Merrill Auditorium
  • Too many parks, hiking trails, and nature preserves to list! 
Within an hour of Freeport
  • Maine Botanical Gardens
  • Lighthouse, lighthouses, and more Lighthouses. 
  • Portland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth
  • Two Lights, Cape Elizabeth
  • Seguin Island Lighthouse, Georgetown
  • Bates College Museum of Art
  • Fansworth Art Museum
  • Whaleback, Kittery, Piscataqua River entrance
  • Kennebunkport & Cape Porpoise
  • Wood Island, Biddeford
  • Spring Point Ledge, South Portland
  • Portland Breakwater, South Portland
  • Halfway Rock
  • Perkins Island, Georgetown
  • Boothbay Harbor
  • ... and so much more!
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