You can visit a number of museums and historic homes in the village of Wiscasset, including the Lincoln County Museum and Old Jail and the Lincoln County Courthouse, which is the oldest functioning courthouse in New England. At the Musical Wonder House, you can see more than 5,000 music boxes and hundreds of other mechanical musical instruments spanning 200 years of musical history. You can see examples of 19th-century Federal-style mansions at Castle Tucker and the Nickels-Sortwell House.
At the Maine Crafter's Marketplace at the Maine Heritage Village, off Route 1, you can shop for Maine-made goodies such as whoopie pies, soaps and candles. You and your family can take on the three-level ropes course and adventure park at Monkey C Monkey Do. You can also walk the trails at Winter's Gone Farm, an alpaca farm.