New England Traveler

Planning a New England day trip, weekend getaway, or longer adventure? Explore our curated New England travel directory, featuring picks from the editors of Yankee Magazine (the New England experts since 1935) for the best things to do in each state, plus where to shop, eat, and stay.

Bowdoin College

BEST COLLEGE TOURIt’s easy to while away a few hours on Bowdoin’s in-town campus: The Bowdoin College Museum of Art, an architectural gem, exhibits an impressive collection of works; the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum shows the natural and cultural diversity of the Far North; the Pickard Theater is home to the Maine State Music Festival; and the Bowdoin International Music Festival performs at various campus venues.Best Reason To Go Back To SchoolTwo stellar museums, the Museum of Art and the Peary-MacMillan Museum, are free; some of the concerts, lectures, and demonstrations presented on campus by the topnotch Bowdoin International Music Festival are free or by donation, and the Maine State Music Theatre often offers pay-what-you-can rush tickets for Friday performances.

5000 College Station
Bowdoin College
Please Note: This information was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.

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