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.

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 Portland Education Foundation awards grants to Portland Public School teachers to support effective education and projects that encourage academic innovation, creativity and excellence.

Through the generous support of an individual donor, PMA has come together with the Portland Stage, Portland Symphony Orchestra, and Portland Ovations to create Culture Club-Portland to advance arts education in our city. Through Culture Club, we inspire students by providing regular access to quality arts, building community, and making the arts a consistent part of students’ education. Culture Club-Portland provides students in the Portland Public School District with the opportunity to participate in the museum’s programs every school year.


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!