- TripBuzz found 62 things to do with kids in or near Monhegan, Maine, including 59 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Boothbay Harbor, Boothbay, Damariscotta and New Harbor.
- From Monhegan Island to Monhegan Museum, the Monhegan area offers 75 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Islands, Lighthouses and Theaters.
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Built in 1821, the Burnt Island Light Station is a lighthouse that is on the National Register of Historic Places. The station is now home to a living history museum that is run by the State Department of Marine Resources.
Rachel Carson Salt Pond Preserve has a beautiful ocean view and a stone beach. There is a hiking trail across the road from the ocean.Kids will love the starfishes and other sea creatures they will be stumbling upon here.
For nearly a hundred years now, the Monhegan Boat Line has been providing ferry services from the mainland to Monhegan Island. Aside from this daily shuttle services, they also provide lighthouse cruise, nature cruise, sunset cruise and puffin cruise.
With a rich history dating back to the first pilgrim's houses from the beginning of the 17th century, the Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site also has, besides the historic buildings, picnic sites, docking facilities and plenty of trails.