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)


Swine & Stein in Gardiner Maine 000

Downtown features:

Gardiner - Highlights

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

(a more complete directory can be found HERE)

Gardiner - Kids and Pet-Friendly


Great for kids:

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

Dog on a leash

Dog Friendly Area:

NEW! Gardiner ME Dog Park (info)
Kennebec River Trail! (info)

Map & Directions:


Gardiner - Contact Information

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