Theatre & The Arts

Museums Near Piper Shores

Maine is a treasure trove of fine art, cultural artifacts, and natural history. If you love exploring museums and viewing art collections from some of America’s most renowned artists, you will find much to appreciate within easy driving distance of Piper Shores.

  • Ogunquit Museum of American Art
    “Upon entering the Museum, visitors look directly through the glass wall of its main gallery to the dramatic coast, the ocean and the far horizon. The Museum building… is surrounded by three acres of landscaped grounds, with a reflecting pool and sculpture gardens.” > learn more
  • Portland Museum of Art
    “As the largest art museum in the state of Maine, the Portland Museum of Art serves as a vital cultural resource for all who visit. The Museum’s collection of more than 15,000 objects is housed in three historic and remarkable buildings showcasing three centuries of art and architecture.” > learn more
  • Farnsworth Art Museum
    “The Farnsworth Art Museum offers a nationally recognized collection of American art in its elegantly appointed galleries… Gilbert Stuart, Thomas Sully, Thomas Eakins, Eastman Johnson, Fitz Hugh Lane, Frank Benson, Childe Hassam, Maurice Prendergast… sculptor Louise Nevelson and the works of Andrew, N.C. and Jamie Wyeth –America’s first family of art are represented.” > learn more

Theatre and The Arts Near Piper Shores

One of the favorite pastimes of the Piper Shores community is enjoying classical music, the theater and attending concerts. If you love the performing arts, there are many offerings in and around the Portland area that are sure to please the eyes and ears.

  • Portland Symphony Orchestra
    “Orchestral music played with a passion for quality is a powerful, enlightening experience. You rarely see an audience so absorbed as you do at the Symphony.” > learn more
  • Summer Concerts in Mill Creek Park (South Portland)
    Each summer, the nearby City of South Portland Maine hosts a summer concert series in the park. > learn more
  • Summer Concerts in the Park (Scarborough)
    The Scarborough Maine Chamber of Commerce hosts an annual summer concert in the park series. > learn more
  • Maine State Music Theater
    “The mission of Maine State Music Theatre is to offer engaging, live professional performances and outreach opportunities that entertain, educate and enrich lives with power and passion.” > learn more
  • Portland Stage Company
    “Portland Stage Company, Maine’s largest fully professional, nonprofit theater, is committed to providing the finest productions for audiences in a broad region of Northern New England. Founded in 1974 as the Profile Theater.” > learn more
  • Portland Ballet
    “Located in Portland, Maine, the Portland Ballet Company is a small, classically based company founded in 1985. Under the direction of Eugenia L. O’Brien, the company has presented acclaimed performances of full-length classics as well as highly regarded contemporary works.” > learn more
  • Port Tix
    Online ticket purchasing for Merrill Auditorium in Portland, “home to PCA Great Performances and the Portland Symphony Orchestra.” > learn more