Located in the southern part of the state of Maine, Waldo County is a beautiful, family oriented place that offers residents and visitors alike many enjoyable things to see and do. Check out the following fun places to visit in Waldo County.
Waldo County offers several historical sites and museums such as the Penobscot Marine Museum in Searsport. Children and adults alike can enjoy touring the historical buildings and sea captain’s houses and participating with the interactive displays and memorabilia.Additional information can be found at http://bangordailynews.com/link/waldo-county-band-the-rugged-plies-backwoods-voodoo/. Also tour the historical Fort Knox in Bucksport and see the original buildings and cannons. See incredible views of the area from the observatory deck on the Penobscot Narrows Bridge. Check out all the automobiles and aircraft at the Owls Head Transportation Museum in Owls Head near Rockland.
For arts and culture, Waldo County offers loads of art galleries. Catch a movie at the Colonial Theater in Belfast or a live performance at the Marsh River Theater in Brooks.
For family fun, Belfast offers several great parks including the Belfast City Park where adults and kids alike can relax and play. Point Lookout in Northport offers a great fitness center and activities like hiking, racquetball, bowling and more. Swim and make sandcastles at the the Lincolnville Beach. Spend the day at Sears Island biking, birding or snow shoeing and cross country skiing. Enjoy fishing, canoeing, hiking, swimming and picnicking in Monroe at the Northern Pond Natural Area.