Highlighting great works of art from the PMA's collections, Artful Assessment demonstrates how the visual arts integrate with a variety of content areas through lesson plans in language arts, science, social studies, and the visual arts.

High School students discover the art of Winslow Homer and his life in Maine then create works of art based on their own personal interpretations of "a sense of place" in art.

Share the museum's treasure-trove of WinslowHomer illustrations from Harper's Weekly with your students! These innovative lesson plans for grades K-12 will spark your creativity for presenting the museum's digitized collection of Winslow Homer illustrations in your classroom.

The Maine Learning Results outline what students should know and be able to do in all eight subject areas defined by Maine statute.

The Maine Arts Commission's program to fund bus money for arts field trips.


The American Alliance of Museums (formerly the American Association of Museums) is the one organization that supports all museums. Through advocacy and excellence, the Alliance strengthens the museum community.

Directions to the PMA.

Route information and rate details.

Parking information for the City of Portland.

From Maine lighthouses and lobster shacks to Acadia and the Portland waterfront, the Maine Tourism Association provides travel resources for Maine.


Tips for your family visit!