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Visitors must quarantine or provide a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of arrival in Maine. Visitors from New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island are currently exempt. We encourage you to check websites for your destinations before visiting for the latest health and safety guidelines in place.

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History and Architecture

Maine, like the rest of ‘New’ England, is steeped in the past. So there’s plenty of ways to celebrate its history, culture and historic architecture.

  • Visit one of Maine’s many history and heritage Museums.

  • Roam the state’s Historic Districts, which are scattered throughout Maine. They feature everything from sea captains’ houses to gigantic mills.

  • Wander through those historic homes that are preserved as museums. These allow you an intimate glimpse of how Mainers once lived and worked.

  • Enjoy the fairs, festivals and concerts that help Maine connect the many strands of its heritage and culture.

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Right now, residents of New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island can travel to Maine without providing a negative COVID-19 test result or quarantining.

Learn how our safe travel protocols are helping ensure everyone's visit is a safe one.