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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 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


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


Things to do near Kittery, ME

Ellenberger's B&B and Guest House

Restful B&B Suite with Fireplace and 4 unit guesthouse in Kennebunk, Lower Village, just a short walk to Dock Square, yet out...

Spiller Farm

Fruit and veg Farm. U-pick strawberries raspberries, peaches apples and vegetables. Hay rides, pumpking picking and farm anim...

Doles Orchard

Pick your own strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and apples in a beautiful hilltop location, just 30-45 minutes from Port...

Funtown Splashtown U.S.A.

A photographers delight is found at this family themed amusement and water park. The management has been honored with awards ...