• Sail Power & Steam Museum - Rockland, Maine

      This working "hands on" museum has sail-making rigging rooms, early engines, tools, models, themed rooms, a working lime kiln and a beach. A Foucault Pendulum demonstrates the rotation of the earth in the lobby. This is the only maritime museum located on an authentic, historic shipbuilding site.

      If you go:
      The museum is south of town, reached by a five-minute walk on the harbor trail or a short drive. Open Wednesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Sundays 1-4 p.m. Closed December through April. Some evening events. A $5 donation is requested. RVs can park at the adjacent Snow Marine Park.

      Links:





      75 Mechanic Street
      Rockland, Maine 04841 USA


      Phone Numbers:

      Sail Power & Steam Museum
      +1 (207) 701-7627


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