At the Maine State Museum you can be greeted by a huge locomotive called The Lion, at the Maine Historical Society you can find beautiful maps and photographs, at the Farnsworth Museum you can check out Robert Indiana's work and visit the Wyeth Center, you get the picture, many of these museums harbor antiquities that have built Maine's History. Check em out... 101 links below....
Peary-Macmillan Artic Museum and Artic Studies Center
Abbe Museum
The Tate House
Museum L-A (Lewiston-Auburn)
Maine Art Museum
Maine Historical Society
Maine's First Ship
Bates College Museum of Art
Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Colby College Museum Of Art
Farnsworth Museum Of Art
Redington Museum
Portland Museum of Art
University of Maine Museum of Art
Maine State Museum
Museum of Old York
Penobscot Marine Museum
Northern Maine Museum of Science
Mathews Museum
Wilson Museum
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum
West Quoddy Head Lighthouse Museum
Maine Discovery Museum
Fifth Maine Regiment Museum
WWF Railway Museum
Childrens Museum of Maine
Maine Maritime Museum
Cole Land Transportation Museum
Bangor Museum and Center for History
Childrens Discovery Museum
Maine Lighthouse Museum
Musical Wonderhouse Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Seal Cove Auto Museum
Thomaston Historical Society Museum
Hudson Museum
Woolwich Historical Society
Yarmouth Historical Society
Portland Harbor Museum
Belfast Museum
Seashore Trolley Museum
Monhegan Lighthouse Museum
LC Bates Museum
Stanley Museum
Rufus Porter Museum
Paper Museum of Maine
Ruggles House
Portland Head Light