Photo Courtesy of Jeff Schultes/Shutterstock.comThe Wicked Witches House, Southportboat in boothbaySitting in small motel looking over the bay at the small town of Boothbay Harbor, MaineThe HarborLooking Across The Harbor.A Beautiful June Day At The Harbor.Looking Across The Harbor.

Families will love:

  • Water sports
  • Maine State Aquarium
  • Roadside seafood shacks

Boothbay Harbor, Maine is just one more coastal town we adore for family vacations in Maine (otherwise known as Vacationland), with roadside seafood shacks serving up fresh lobster rolls, clams and fried favorites, and plenty of opportunities to enjoy the water, from fishing and kayaking to chartered tours.

Of course, we also love the colorful (and perfectly small) ... more
Boothbay Harbor, Maine is just one more coastal town we adore for family vacations in Maine (otherwise known as Vacationland), with roadside seafood shacks serving up fresh lobster rolls, clams and fried favorites, and plenty of opportunities to enjoy the water, from fishing and kayaking to chartered tours.

Of course, we also love the colorful (and perfectly small) downtown district, lined with fantastic stores and more restaurants. But our favorite place to go with kids? The Maine State Aquarium -- a must-experience for family vacations in Boothbay Harbor, if for nothing else than to see the giant (20-plus pound) lobsters!

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