Eat, Stay & Play

Located in beautiful Owls Head, Maine our Museum is just one of the attractions that draws throngs of visitors to the Midcoast region each year. An ongoing cultural revitalization has earned the little City of Rockland a great deal of National media attention and it is frequently regarded as one of Maine’s most appealing destinations. With an unusually high concentration of world-class restaurants, museums, galleries and boutiques Midcoast Maine’s natural beauty is augmented by a vibrant year-round scene that boasts a diverse calendar of special interest events and festivals including The Camden International Film Festival, PopTech!, The Camden Conference, the North Atlantic Blues Festival, the Windjammer Festival, the Lobster Festival and the US National Toboggan Championship.

The Owls Head Transportation Museum is grateful to the large community of business supporters and fellow cultural institutions that each contribute to the vibrancy in our part of the world. Whether you are looking to eat, play or stay your options are plentiful. We hope you will visit our Museum and we are pleased to provide a resource guide to assist you in planning your Midcoast Maine experience.

Check out the following sites for more area information:

Arts / Antiques

Dowling Walsh Gallery

Dowling Walsh Gallery is located in the center of Rockland, directly across the street from the Farnsworth Art Museum. The gallery represents more than 30 contemporary artists and estates, and features an important collection of 20th century American art, including work by the Wyeth and McCoy families.

Arts / Antiques

Harbor Theater

The Harbor Theatre is a single-screen, family orientated movie theatre, featuring 26′ Screen, stereo-surround, air conditioning & real butter on fresh popcorn! Tickets on-sale 1/2 hour before showtimes. Discount Ticket Books & Gift Certificates available during our normal hours of trade.

Arts / Antiques

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries

Premier auction and appraisal company that has garnered the respect of dealers, collectors, and museums around the world. This reputation is based on our ongoing success in discovering and offering fine art and antique treasures to this discerning audience.