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Hallowell, Oakland and Winthrop, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
To really get a feel for Augusta, head to one of its many cultural destinations. Stroll around and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the Children's Discovery Museum and the Maine State Museum.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. If you're in need of a little nature don’t miss Capitol Park, Viles Arboretum and the Augusta Mill Park.
Augusta has many noteworthy places to see including the Kennebec River Rail Trail and the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Those with a passion for history will enjoy exploring the Old Fort Western and the Old Western Fort.
See what is in fashion locally and purchase some original souvenirs in the nearby malls and markets such as Turnpike Mall.
Kennebec Ice Arena, Hallowell is the perfect place to catch a game of ice hockey, and to see local favorites, the Maine Moose, in all their glory. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of black, gold and white, as local ice hockey lovers join together to cheer on their beloved team.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Senator Inn & Spa, the Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn, and the Quality Inn & Suites Evergreen Hotel.