The Westin Portland Harborview


157 High Street, Portland, ME, 04101, United States   •  Weather:   

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A Wealth of Things to Do in Portland, Maine

Reap the benefits of the ideal location of The Westin Portland Harborview to experience the diverse array of things to do in Portland, Maine. Below, we've selected our favorite attractions and activities; review our choices and plan your getaway today. 

Entertainment Venues

Enhance your visit to Portland, Maine by enjoying a performance or concert at one of the area's several entertainment venues. Enjoy professional theatre, dance, opera and much more. 

  • Cross Insurance Arena (formerly Cumberland County Civic Center)
  • State Theatre
  • Portland Stage
  • Port City Music Hall
  • Merrill Auditorium



Visiting one of Portland's unique museums is an essential thing to do for travelers of all ages. From the Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine to the Portland Museum of Art, there's something for everyone.

  • Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine
  • Maine Historical Society 
  • Museum of African Culture 
  • Portland Museum of Art 
  • Victoria Mansion
  • The Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company & Museum
  • International Cryptozoology Museum



Known as the "lighthouse state", Maine's coastline is punctuated with more than 60 unique lighthouses.

  • Portland Head Lighthouse
  • Spring Point Light 
  • Portland Headlight 
  • Cape Elizabeth Light 
  • Portland Breakwater Light


Parks & Beaches

Maine is home to more than 45 state parks and beaches, all of which offer a variety of things to do. Whether it's biking, hiking or catching some sun, there's a park or beach for you.

  • Crescent Beach State Park
  • Two Lights State Park
  • Scarborough Beach State Park
  • Wolfes Neck State Park
  • Sebago Lake State Park
  • Ferry Beach State Park
  • Peaks Island
  • Bradbury Mountain



Engage in some retail therapy in Portland's assortment of unique shops. The Old Port District, situated a short 10-minute walk away from The Westin Portland Harborview, is lined with one-of-a-kind boutiques that feature Maine-made and imported goods. Stroll the cobblestone streets and find a diverse array of shops and galleries. Browse the local tourmaline jewelry, then sample a refreshment from a local coffee shop.

Outlets more your style? Freeport and Kittery are a quick drive away.


Water Activities

  • Casco Bay Cruise Lines
  • Portland Schooner Company
  • Lucky Catch Cruises
  • Portland Paddle

Mini Golf & Bowling

  • Pirates Cove
  • Maine Mini Golf
  • Cascade Golf Center
  • Schooner Mini Golf
  • Bayside Bowl 
  • Yankee Lanes
  • Big 20 Candlepin Bowling

Waterparks & Family Fun

  • Funtown/Splashtown USA
  • Aquaboggan
  • Victory Lane Indoor Karting
  • Chuck E. Cheese


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