shortDrives.com Menu

Attractions & Things To Do Nearby
Dresden, Maine

Category Filter
WW&F Railway Museum image
Alna, ME
(range: 5 miles)
The WW&F Railway Museum in Alna, Maine (just north of Wiscasset on Route 218), celebrates Maine’s Sheepscot Valley narrow gauge. Come ride our historic steam train for a trip back in time. Explore our facilities and shops where exploration is encouraged and inquisitiveness is rewarded. Experience the nearly-lost art of running and maintaining a steam powered narrow gauge railroad. (This excerpt taken from the WW&F Railway Museum website)
Watch boats motor by, catch a glimpse of playful harbor seals, or see nearby nesting osprey take flight as you enjoy a picnic on the waterfront at Fort Edgecomb State Historic Site. Located on Davis Island in the Sheepscott River, Fort Edgecomb traces its origins to the early 19th century. Interpretive panels unfold the events surrounding the Fort's history when hostilities in Europe dictated construction of forts to protect local residents. (This excerpt taken from the Fort Edgecomb State Historic Site website)
Viles Arboretum image
Augusta, ME
(range: 13 miles)
Viles Arboretum is a free, easily accessible, botanical garden that is open from dawn to dusk, seven days a week. The space includes six miles of trails, several botanical collections, and local art (all marked and signed), on 224 acres. Trail maps are available at the trailhead kiosk. Dogs are allowed on the trails, on a leash at all times. Pet owners must pick up after their dogs. (This excerpt taken from the Viles Arboretum website)
Bath Country Club image
Bath, ME
(range: 13 miles)
Nestled in the scenic hills surrounding Bath, NY, you will discover our hidden gem known by locals as Bath Country Club (BCC). BCC offers 18 holes of challenging play that is shared between members and nearby communities, as well as guests and visitors to the Finger Lakes area. (This excerpt taken from the Bath Country Club website)
Obsession Sportfishing image
Bath, ME
(range: 13 miles)
Capt. Pecci was born and raised in Bath, Maine and has spent most of his life fishing and exploring the waters of Maine and Florida. He will make your day on the water a quality experience. (This excerpt taken from the Obsession Sportfishing website)
Maine State Museum image
Augusta, ME
(range: 14 miles)
The Maine State Museum shows the best of Maine – all under one roof. From beautiful nature scenes with live trout, to a dramatic three-story working mill, to objects created by Maine’s earliest people, the museum’s exhibits offer something for everyone. Rich in detail and appeal about Maine’s history, environment, and pre-historic past, these in depth exhibits provide new discoveries with each and every visit. (This excerpt taken from the Maine State Museum website)
The Children's Discovery Museum of Central Maine has a mission to ignite curiosity and celebrate learning through play. The Museum is not yet open to the public, but we are working hard to finalize the design and fabrication of our brand new space. We can't wait for you to come and play! (This excerpt taken from the Childrens Discovery Museum of Central Maine website)
Fort Western image
Augusta, ME
(range: 14 miles)
Representatives of Plymouth Colony were the first English to actually live here. In 1625, on a river expedition to find a place to trade agricultural products for Indian furs, Plymouth pilgrims chose the east shore for their "House at Kennebeck". The post, probably built in 1628, was operated by the original traders and, later, by Plymouth Company with varying degrees of success, until it was abandoned some time between 1669 and 1676.  (This excerpt taken from the Fort Western website)
Maine Maritime Museum image
Bath, ME
(range: 15 miles)
Experience Maine’s seafaring history on the banks of the Kennebec River. Open year round, our 20-acre waterfront campus includes indoor galleries, the country’s only surviving historic wooden shipyard, a working boat shop, a newly restored 1906 schooner, and more! (This excerpt taken from the Maine Maritime Museum website)
The Vision of the Boothbay Railway Village is to utilize its unique village setting to engage adults and children in hands-on activities designed to create a better understanding of Maine village life throughout the period. We aspire to transform the way we view and relate to Maine’s rural past through interactive visitation, educational opportunism, and a variety of dynamic programs to enrich our daily lives. (This excerpt taken from the Boothbay Railway Village website)
ghost ghost
Page 1 of 11
next next
new search