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Fort Williams Park

1000 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-1916
+1 207-799-9574
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Hidden gem near Portland, Me

Years of going to Portland and didn't know this lovely spot was so close. Has a great easy walk... read more

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Providence, Rhode Island
The best town park in the US

You can hike, you can sled down a small hill in winter, you can enjoy the lighthouse, you can bbq... read more

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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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Walk along the cliffs, have a quiet picnic or fly a kite at this scenic seaside park.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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1000 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-1916
+1 207-799-9574

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Reviewed yesterday

Years of going to Portland and didn't know this lovely spot was so close. Has a great easy walk with interesting information and a lighthouse.

Thank gattica
Reviewed yesterday

You can hike, you can sled down a small hill in winter, you can enjoy the lighthouse, you can bbq in the summer. This park is a gem.

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are in the Portland area, do not miss this beautiful venue. It is maintained by the resident's of Cape Elizabeth, Maine. It is free of charge for admission and free parking, too. Lot's of area's to explore, walk, play games, picnic, etc. Views...More

Thank gfrancis49
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great park with lots to do including climbing rocks, visiting the lighthouse, cooling off in the beach area. There is an old fort and stone mansion to view, as well. Perfect afternoon!

Thank Cgormans4
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is so beautiful! I would highly recommend taking 20 minutes and driving to South Portland where you can go to Fort Williams Park and enjoy the afternoon there to walk around or even for a picnic lunch. In my last trip to Portland,...More

Thank matt2lee
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We dropped in here on a Sunday en route to Portland. Our main point of interest was the lighthouse, which is pretty cool, but the park itself is great. There are lots of different areas to walk thru, many giving stunning views of the Atlantic...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here to meet someone and to my surprise really enjoyed it. If you don't like being outside then this ain't for you. But if you like to be outdoors,hike,walk,bike ride,explore then this is the place to be. I came on a Saturday and it...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful park and lighthouse area - lots of walking trails throughout with ocean views and some old forts to explore. Free park and lots of parking. Area for swimming on the beach or to have a picnic lunch. Food truck - bite into Maine on...More

Thank Reviewsbymom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if you have to hike a bit to get there, go. This is a beautiful space. Great for picnics, flying kites, playing frisbee, or just sitting and enjoying the sky, the air, and the ocean.

Thank MLB768
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice views, beautiful old lighthouse, trails that you can put a stroller on, beach that no one was using so the kids could splash around. There were grills and picnic tables by the beach too but we didn't use them. There for 2 hours or...More

Thank Belinda K
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Marlena W
22 June 2017|
Response from Fran L | Reviewed this property |
There are paved sidewalks and road, not sure about actual bike paths. Road is safe to bike.
tammy t
11 June 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
It's free but ya gotta get a lobster roll from the food truck and that'll set you back a paycheck
Mary C
31 May 2015|
Response from Suryavarman | Reviewed this property |

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