- The list below includes 199 free or cheap things to do in or near Kennebunkport, Maine, including 85 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Religious Buildings, Scenic Drives and Cooking Classes.
- From Ocean Avenue to Walker's Point, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Kennebunkport and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Portland, South Portland, Scarborough and Saco.
Walker's Point was the 'summer White House' while President George H.W. Bush was in office. Visitors can pull off the highway and take photos of the New England style home, which has been in the Bush family since the late 1800s.
Kennebunk Beach is divided into three parts; 750-foot long Mother's Beach with playground, 1320 Middle Beach with summer cottages and hotels, 3300-foot long Gooth's Beach for swimming and sand castle building. Visitors need a parking permit available at City Hall to park near the beaches.
Founded in 1947, the St. Anthony's Monastery is the creation of several Lithuanian monks who were displaced by the events in the WWII. On its site is found the paths of saints, named this way because of the statues guarding it.
With the only connection to this special event being the bridal shop near it, the Wedding Cake House is built in the Victorian architectural style, with its façade made to look like it was made from gingerbread. Its stylish origins are dated back to 1840, as the legend says.