Augusta, Maine

Augusta, Maine, USA downtown skyline on the Kennebec River.

Augusta, Maine

Maine’s capital! Situated along the Kennebec River, Downtown Augusta offers an eclectic mix of old and new, perfect for either a family outing or a night out on the town.

A national Main Street designated downtown!

TIP!   Start your visit of downtown Augusta at “The Olde Federal Building” located:

 295 Water Street, Augusta, ME 04330 (map)

Downtown features:

  • Waterfront - on the Kennebec River
  • Beautiful historic buildings
  • Locally-owned shops, restaurants and bars
  • Don't miss the River Rail Trail
  • Water Street is Augusta's Main Street!
kid

Great with Kids!

The River Rail Trail! (info)
Old Fort Western (link)

Dog on a leash

Dog Friendly Area:

The River Rail Trail! (info)

AUGUSTA, ME

Annual & Seasonal Events

AUGUSTA, ME

The Downtown Beat

Maine Home Interior Decor by BC

THIS MAINE ANTIQUE SHOPS TRAIL 
LETS YOU DISCOVER NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED
 HISTORIC DOWNTOWNS

A great fall getaway!

With the arrival of autumn, we are winding down our summer garden activities, and are shifting our focus to our homes and our interiors. Now is a wonderful time to create or refresh a retreat that will keep us cozy and welcome our guests throughout winter. This seasonal urge to decorate makes fall the perfect season for antiquing. In this article, Main Street Maine makes shopping for antiques in Maine easy and much more interesting. Intrigued?

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Discover Maine’s iconic downtown buildings

Maine’s downtowns are home to hundreds of beautiful historic buildings. These edifices retain the character from the days when downtown was the destination for shopping,

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Olde Federal Building Augusta Maine

Olde Federal Building in Augusta – One of Maine’s finest surviving examples of Romanesque Revival architecture

The Old Post Office and Court House is a historic former federal government building at 295 Water Street in downtown Augusta, Maine. Built in 1886-1890, it is one

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Gardiner Maine Historic Downtown Area (by BC)

Ten Main Streets in Maine you should absolutely visit!

Main Street Maine highlights 10 Maine’s National Main Street communities that are vibrant places to find local food, shops, cultural happenings and great New England architecture. The following

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Map & Directions:

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AUGUSTA, ME

Contact Information

 

AUGUSTA DOWNTOWN ALLIANCE

Contact: Michael Hall

Website: Click here

augustadowntownalliance@gmail.com

 

KENNEBEC VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Website: Click here

Phone: (207) 623-4559

info@kennebecvalleychamber.com

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