Take A Day Trip And Explore The Picturesque And Historic Fort Foster In Maine
There are countless ways to take in the history of Maine. From historic homes to museums to antiques, there are so many stories to hear and lots of ways to appreciate everything that came before us. One of our favorite ways to enjoy the history here is by exploring historically significant areas that happen to be located in some of the most beautiful places in the state. Fort Foster fits the bill!
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Fort Foster Park is open to visitors on Saturday & Sunday in May and September. Visitors are welcome every day of the week between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The hours are 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. or dusk, whichever comes first. Each day closing times will be posted at the entry. Visitors are not allowed to enter 30 minutes prior to the posted park closing time. You can learn more about it through the official Kittery website. Address: Pocahontas Road, Gerrish Island, Kittery Point, ME 03905.
As we inch closer to Halloween, check out this article about a fort in Maine considered to be among the most haunted in the country.
Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: [email protected]
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