- TripBuzz found 118 things to do with kids in or near Wiscasset, Maine, including 115 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Boothbay Harbor, Brunswick, Augusta and Bath.
- From Monkey C Monkey Do to Castle Tucker, the Wiscasset area offers 84 different types of family activities, including: Ziplines, Gardens, Historic Homes and History Museums.
- A part of Historic New England, Wiscasset is a well-known tourist destination in Maine. History buffs often enjoy visiting the community to see its many historical sites built prior to, or around the early 19th century. This includes Castle Tucker, Nickels-Sortwell House and the Wiscasset Jail and Museum. Tourists can also take rides aboard the Maine Eastern Railroad.
Built in 1807, Castle Tucker gives a look into 150 years of a prominent family's history. Visitors can see three generations of Victorian-era possessions, including a grand piano, hand-painted fine china and an original spyglass used by Captain Richard Tucker.
Oven's Mouth Preserve is located on two peninsulas located adjacent to each other. Visitors to the site find hiking trails from which eagles, osprey, otters and deer are often spotted, an old homestead that can be explored, and a beach.
Frances Perkins Center is an informative exhibit about the life and impact of Frances Perkins, the principal architect of the New Deal. Patrons can tour the Perkins Homestead while stopping by to see the interpretive exhibit about Frances Perkins.