Here's a list of a few museums the kids might enjoy. They could even be educational. (Shh!!! Don't tell the kids that part!) If you know of more that aren't listed, please add them!

Maine State Museum, Augusta
Maine Discovery Museum, Bangor (207) 262-7200
Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick
Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland
Ogunquit Museum of Art, Orgunquit
Portland Museum of Art, Portland
University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum
Focusing on the Arctic explorations of Robert E. Peary and Donald B. MacMillan.
207 725-3416
Pejepscot Historical Society
Visit the home of famed Civil War hero Joshua L. Chamberlain and two local history Museums.
207 729-6606
Maine Maritime Museum
Located in Bath, gallery exhibits, an historic shipyard, and educational programs highlight Maine’s rich nautical history.
207 443-1316
Maine Lighthouse Museum
The largest collection of lighthouse paraphernalia in the country.
207 594-3301
Olson House
This home appears in several of Andrew Wyeth’s paintings including Christina’s World and is open to the public.
207 596-6457
Children’s Museum of Maine
Hands-on exhibits provide a world of fun and discovery.
207 828-1234
Victoria Mansion
Internationally renowned for its magnificent and ornate interiors; tours offered.
207 772-4841
Maine Center for the Arts
Includes the Hudson Museum (which houses native artifacts of the Americas) and Bangor Symphony Orchestra’s grand concert hall.
207 581-1755
Page Farm and Home Museum
Home and community exhibits illustrating rural life in Maine in the 1860s.
207 581-4100
Acadia National Park