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!

Nearby you will also find a variety of activities and attractions for residents and visitors alike. Here are some of the top activities: Maine State Museum, Tour of the Maine State Capitol, Enjoy a peaceful stroll through the Viles Arboretum, visit Old Fort Western the oldest surviving wooden fort in the United States, take a leisurely stroll in Capitol Park. Outdoor enthusiasts, love exploring the Kennebec River Rail. If you’re a fan of craft beer, check out Cushnoc Brewing Co!

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

295 Water Street, Augusta, ME 04330 (map)



Augusta - Highlights

The exciting highlights below are here to tempt you,
but there is much more to explore in downtown Augusta, Maine!

(a more complete directory can be found HERE)

Augusta - Children & Pet-Friendly!


Fun things to do with kids:

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

Dog on a leash

Places to bring your dog:

City of Augusta Dog Park (info)
The River Rail Trail (info)

Augusta - Upcoming Community Events

Augusta Lodging Information

Here are links to lodging options that are available in and around downtown Augusta, Maine

Map & Directions:


Augusta - Downtown Contacts

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