Plenty of Great Arts to Enjoy in Maine

When choosing the perfect location for your new home, it is nice to have a combination of the beautiful outdoor landscapes of the country and the cultural arts of the city. Buying a property in Thompson Lake, Maine, will satisfy all of your needs. In addition to the lovely features of Mother Nature, Maine offers great arts for all ages to enjoy.
Rustic Life in MaineThe Bates College Museum of Art, located in Lewiston, has three exhibition spaces and boasts more than 19,000 visitors annually. Now through March 26, you can see Jeffrey Becton’s photography collection “The View Out His Window (and in His Mind’s Eye).” Becton is inspired by his surroundings, including the beautiful coastal views on Deer Isle, where he lives. Learn more about Jeffrey Becton and plan a visit to the museum by visiting their website.
With a collection of more than 18,000 pieces, The Portland Museum of Art is another excellent option to broaden your cultural experience in Maine. In addition to viewing the many decorative and fine arts the museum has to offer, you can take advantage of one of their many events. Join the museum’s educator Feb. 20 for a special exhibition Print Making Workshop. See fine examples of etchings and then learn how to do it yourself! Sign up today on the museum’s website.
If you are looking for something fun to do with the kids, check out The Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine. Developed for infants up to children age 10, you will find a wide range of activities for your child in this educational and culturally enriching environment. From puppet shows to off-site science exploration, the museum has a wide variety of special events for your family to enjoy. View the special events and performances schedule to find the perfect activity for your child.
Find more information about all the arts Maine has to offer on the Terry Hewitt Real Estate website. Stay tuned for more updates on the Thompson Lake area from Terry Hewitt. If you are lucky enough to live by the water … you are lucky enough!

Written by Terry Hewitt

One of the areas top realtors and started her career in 1996. Member of the National Association of Realtors, Maine Association of Realtors, and am a licensed broker.