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Bath (Maine)

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Bath is a city in Maine on the Kennebec River. It has always been a center for shipbuilding and still builds ships at Bath Iron Works.

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See[edit][add listing]

  • Maine Maritime Museum and Shipyard, 243 Washington Street, Phone: +1 207 443-1316. Gallery exhibits, historic shipyard site, adult and childrens' educational programs, special events and narrated excursions along the rivers and coast. Daily 10AM-5PM.
  • The Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington Street, Phone: +1 207 442-8455, [1]. Wonderful 1846 Gothic style church is home for offerings of art exhibits, dramatic and musical productions, youth theatre, comedy, jazz, classical and folk artists and more.
  • Studio Theatre of Bath, Winter Street Church, 880 Washington Street, Phone: +1 207 443-2418, [www.studiotheatreofbath.com].
  • Wayne Robbins Woodcarving, Bath, ME, 207-443-2287, [2]. Visit the studio of Wayne Robbins, woodcarver of marine mammals and sea birds. Call for appointment.  edit

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Seguin Navigation Company, Phone: +1 207 443-1677. Sailing charters.
  • Hardy Boat Cruises, Phone: +1 207 882-7909, [3]. Sailing charters.
  • Bath Country Club Golf Course, 387 Whiskeag Rd., Phone: +1 207 443-5735. 18 holes, 6,298 yards, rating: 68.1, slope 126. Carts, clubhouse, range, pro shop, bar grill.

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • Halcyon Yarn, 12 School St (The large grey warehouse at the bottom of the exit ramp.), 800-341-0282, [4]. 9-6 M-F, 9-4 Sat, 12-3:30 Sun. 4,000 sq feet of retail space devoted to fiber enthusiasts. Weavers, knitters, spinners, and felters will find fiber, yarns, books , equipment, and patterns in abundance. (43 deg 54.694 min,-69 deg 48.995 min) edit


Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Kennebec Tavern & Marina, 119 Commercial St., 207-442-9636. Waterfront, outside dining, fresh Maine seafood. Perfect lobster roll platter.  edit

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Bed and Breakfasts[edit]

  • The Kennebec Inn, 696 High Street, Just off U.S. Route 1, +1 207 443-5324, [5]. 4 guest rooms, all with private bath, walk to shops, restaurants and the river, 20 minutes to beaches. Bed and Breakfast, located in historic Bath, Maine. Providing many premier amenities of a luxury hotel, while balanced with the personalized treatment and service that only intimate lodging accommodations can provide.
  • The Inn at Bath, 969 Washington Street, +1 207 443-4294, 1-800-423-0964, [6]. 8 guest rooms, all with private bath, walk to shops, restaurants and the river, 20 minutes to beaches.

Hotels and motels[edit]

  • Holiday Inn, 139 Richardson Street, +1 207 443-9741, [7].

Campgrounds[edit]

  • Meadowbrook Camping Area, West Bath, Phone: +1 207 443-4967, 1-800-370-CAMP, [8]. General store, swimming pool, mini-golf, recreation hall, laundromat, playground, fireplaces, picnic tables, mile long nature trail and wildlife refuge.
  • Hermit Island Campground, 6 Hermit Island Road, Phippsburg (mail: 42 Front Street; Bath, ME 04530), Phone: +1 207 443-2101, [9]. Located only a few minutes from downtown Bath, Hermit Island is a beautiful place to camp.

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Routes through Bath
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