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Kittery, Maine

Kittery is the oldest incorporated town in Maine sits at the mouth of the Piscataqua River, half way between Boston MA and Portland ME. As you take a scenic drive along Route 103 to Kittery Point, you will pass the gates of of the 200 year old Portsmouth Naval Shipyard; the historic Lady Pepperrell House; Fort McClary, built in 1690, now a state park; and Fort Foster located at the end of Pocahontas Road, was once a fortress manned during World War II, is now a public recreation and beach facility. Along with the beautiful homes and gardens, there are remnants of the fishing, shipbuilding, and other marine-related industries that were once the center of Kittery’s economy. Today downtown Kittery, sometimes known as Kittery Foreside, has become a gathering place for artists, specialty shops, and fine dining. The Kittery Outlets, located along the Route 1 corridor, provide a variety of shopping experiences.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Fort McClary Blockhouse-Historic Site

Fort McClary State Historic Site has been occupied since 1689 and for nearly 275 years was used as an important military defensive position to protect the approaches to the Piscataqua River. Fort McClary was manned during five wars: The American Revolution War of 1812 Civil War

Kittery, ME Forts

Kittery Place

Come shop Kittery Place in Kittery, Maine. Famous Brand Names at prices you can count on!

Kittery, ME Other Attractions


Kittery Historical - Naval Museum

Portrays the history of the seacoast area - Kittery, Maine's oldest incorporated town. Location of oldest U.S. Naval Shipyard in the country.

Kittery, ME Museums


Things to do near Kittery, ME

L.A. Frechette Gallery

Louise A. Frechette, PSA, a national award winning artist, whose seascape paintings are inspired by the awesome power and bea...

New England Charters

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World Within Sea Kayaking

World Within Sea Kayaking offers instruction and guided tours for beginners and intermediate paddlers. Private surf kayaking...

McDougal Orchards & Ski Trails

Seventh generation family farm offering PYO and ready-picked tree fruits and fall-bearing raspberries along with pumpkins, go...

Meetinghouse Museum/Wells Hist. Society

Artifacts & memorabilia relative to Old Wells. Genealogical & Historical Research Library. Historic Meeting house at ...