Points of Interest
- Eastern Promenade Pathway
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow House
Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.
What you will visit:
Beyond the Old Port Walking Tour
Portland's distinctive neighborhoods and notable landmarks are waiting for you alongside a friendly and knowledgeable guide through the streets of this fair city.
What you will see along the way:
Head out on the cobblestone streets of the Old Port and make your way along a trail built upon an old rail corridor, now known as the Eastern Promenade, to find spectacular views of Casco Bay and the Portland Observatory, a historic maritime signal tower erected in 1807. You'll trek past Pthe Wadsworth-Longfellow Mansion, where the famous poet and author grew up, and admire the 19th-century American domestic architecture of Victoria Mansion. You'll stroll by City Hall, along the shopping hub of Commercial Street, and past the oldest church in town. Learn about Portland's creative scene as well as its culinary and beer heritage while making your way around the theaters, galleries and museums of the Downtown Arts District.
Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.
Depart the pier on a two hour walking tour of Portland.
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