Gardiner, Maine

Gardiner Maine Historic Downtown Area (by BC)

Gardiner, Maine​

As Maine’s gateway to midcoast, mountains, and downeast, Gardiner is unspoiled, authentic New England community with a historic downtown located within an hour of Maine’s famous midcoast region and just a 45 minute drive from Portland. From art and music festivals to our famous Swine & Stein Oktoberfest, you’ll experience Maine’s best kept secret in Gardiner!​​

A national Main Street designated downtown!

TIP!  Start your visit of downtown Gardiner at the beautiful historic Public Library located: 152 Water Street, Gardiner, ME 04345 (map)

 

Downtown features:

  • Waterfront - on the Kennebec River
  • Beautiful historic buildings
  • Locally-owned shops, restaurants and bars
  • Farmers' Market, Art Walks, Waterfront Concerts
  • Water Street is Gardiner's Main Street!
kid

Great for kids:

Kennebec River Trail! (info)
Gardiner Commons (map)

Dog on a leash

Dog Friendly Area:

Kennebec River Trail! (info)

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TEN MAINE DOWNTOWNS & ANTIQUE SHOPS TRAIL

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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Contact Information

GARDINER MAIN STREET

Contact: Piper Panzeri

Website: Click here

info@gardinermainstreet.org