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Museum Closes to Allow Mechanical System Repair and Upgrades

The Maine State Museum is closed to allow significant repairs and upgrades to the building’s mechanical systems. We apologize that this necessary closure was unanticipated at this time.

The duration of the closure has yet to be fully determined, as the scope of work to be completed is substantial and complex. The museum’s website will be updated and additional information provided as soon as it is available.

We are very sorry for any inconvenience.


Temporary hours: Wednesday to Saturday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. 


Usual hours:

Tuesday – Friday – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The museum is closed on Sundays, Mondays, and all state holidays

Admission fees

Temporary fees: Pay what you can, cash donation only.  

Adults – $3.00; Children 6 – 18 – $2.00; Children under 6 – free; Family maximum charge – $10.00; Senior citizens (62 and older) – $2.00; Charge for special tours or programs – $6.00; No admission or program charge for school groups.

Admission fees may be paid by cash, check, or credit card.

Maine State Museum