To better understand Augusta, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Take the time to see the many fascinating exhibit spaces such as the Children's Discovery Museum and the Maine State Museum.
Get your body moving out-of-doors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. If you’re looking for a green oasis check out Capitol Park, Viles Arboretum and the Augusta Mill Park.
Some popular Augusta attractions are in and around Windsor, such as the Kennebec River Rail Trail and the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Augusta is filled with reminders of the past; don’t miss the Old Fort Western and the Old Western Fort.
Sports lovers should book tickets for Kennebec Ice Arena, Hallowell to see the Maine Moose taking on visiting rivals. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of black, gold and white, as crowds flock together to support their home-grown heroes.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Senator Inn & Spa, the Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn and the Comfort Inn Civic Center are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.