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

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Kittery Trading Post

When you enter the Kittery Trading Post, you'll be impressed with a vast collection of brand name sportswear, outerwear, accessories and footwear for the whole family. There'

Kittery, ME Other Attractions

Kittery Place

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

Kittery, ME Other Attractions

Ajs Guide Service

Ajs Guide services owner Al Johnston has been hunting and saltwater fishing in and around Kittery and southern maine for over 20

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Things to do near Kittery, ME

First Parish Meeting House

Owned by the Biddeford Historical Society. Boxed pews, cricket kneelers, late 19th century organ and lighting. Built 1759, r...

Antiques Kennebunkport

A large variety of antiques in an 18th century barn, 18th century pine for the ocean cottage, 18th century porcelain and the ...

Emporium, Inc.

The Emporium offers a wide variety of fine gifts and collectibles including selections from Swarovski, Lladro, Herend, M.I. H...

Tory Hill Meeting House

Built in 1760, re-built in 1822. Rev. Coffin designed the church....

Nonantum Resort

The Ambiance of a Bygone Era... Experience the Maine of yesterday on the picturesque shores of the Kennebunk River. Establis...