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T/S State of Maine

1 Pleasant St, Castine, ME 04420-0001
+1 800-464-6565
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When we first saw the T/S State of Maine steaming past our home in New Hampshire, we said, "What the heck is that?"

It wasn't a cargo ship, clearly, and it wasn't a cruise ship either, but just a mystery ship until... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
J Michael D
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New Castle, New Hampshire
Great ship tours available for the asking

If the ship is in port, which it is more than not, simply board and ask about a tour. We were given... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
CaseyfromBoston
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This 500-foot ship is the training location of the Maine Maritime Academy.
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24 Sep 2017
“When we first saw the T/S State of Maine steaming past our home in New Hampshire, we said, "What the heck is that?"”
24 Aug 2016
“Great ship tours available for the asking”
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1 Pleasant St, Castine, ME 04420-0001
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

It wasn't a cargo ship, clearly, and it wasn't a cruise ship either, but just a mystery ship until our son visited the Maine Maritime Academy, when we toured the LARGE ship berthed in the quaint SMALL town of Castine, Maine. We now know that...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

If the ship is in port, which it is more than not, simply board and ask about a tour. We were given a pretty extensive and very enjoyable tour by a current student. If you're interested in ships and/or training of the next generation of...More

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Toured this vessel with our nephew and received a great tour with explanations for every area visited. Very interesting history of the ship. Worth your while if it's in port

1  Thank Bellamonieman
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Beautiful state. Wouldn't want to live there but appreciate the nature and splendor of the scenery. Perfect for campers.

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I worked & lived in Bangor, ME for a year. Wonderful experience! Beautiful state, great nurses & hospital staff...trying to figure out a way to get back!

Thank DKskisTSV
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I visited Castine as a travel book suggested that the town was an excellent place for downtown shops, antiques, and historic town. Unfortunately, the town has only one or two shops and is very small and quiet. Not much of anything going on or to...More

Thank ctheworld1020
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Free tour of the training ship by a student at the academy. It was a rare opportunity to tour the ship and learn something about modern maritime training.

1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 14 August 2014

This is the most excellent place in the entire world. Belfast, ME is the love of my life. Everyone should come here. But not really, because that would spoil it.

Thank Maggie G
Reviewed 6 September 2013

What a treat! The kids and I had a free tour of a magnificent traing ship. Our guide, Dylan, was so approachable and informative. I feel a connection now when I look at the ship having been on the inside, topside and in the bowels...More

Thank freddapick
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Fabulous part of the country, every sense is touched in the most wonderful way. Tough part is mosquitoes, as long as you have plenty of deet, and I did, you'll enjoy your time immensely.

Thank MNormanGA
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