- TripBuzz found 75 things to do with kids in or near Auburn, Maine, including 67 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Brunswick, Freeport, Bath and Bridgton.
- From Taber's Lakeside Stand to Lost Valley, the Auburn area offers 91 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Mini Golf, Theaters and Parks.
- Auburn is a city located in the southeastern portion of the state, acting as half of the Lewiston-Auburn Metropolitan Area. Both the Little Androscoggin River and the Androscoggin River run through the area and offer plenty of water-based recreation like swimming, boating, and fishing. The picturesque nature of the region has even led to the city being home to an annual hot air balloon festival.
Showcasing the Brunswick area, the Pejepscot Museum features rotating exhibits on a variety of local history from a 50,000-piece inventory of photographs and artifacts. The museum is open year round and is adjacent to the Skolfield-Whittier House.
The Joshua L. Chamberlain museum is located in the restored home of the Gettysburg hero who also served as governor and university president after the war. Daily tours through the museum are conducted by the local historical society.
Built in 1824 and enhanced during its almost 2 centuries of existence, the Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum is dedicated to the hero of the Civil War which later became the Governor of Maine. It has collections depicting Chamberlain's life, family and career.
The Perry MacMillian Artic Museum and Art Studies Center is located within Hubbard Hall on the Bowdoin College Campus. The museum started after receiving 9,000 images and objects from the private collection of Donald B. MacMillian, an artic explorer starting in 1916.