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Commercial Street

648 Reviews

Commercial Street

648 Reviews
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Curious about Portland's history with railroads, fires, wars, famous poets and Hollywood producers? Join us for a Walk Through Time! This tour begins on Commercial Street and continues for 2 hours through the historic Old Port, downtown and waterfront areas, sharing highlights of Portland's history since 1632. <br><br>Some of the locations we may feature on your tour include; the lobster statue, the home of Henry Wadsworth-Longfellow and his place of worship, the Eastern Cemetery, the Abyssinian Church, the U.S. Customs House and more. <br><br>***Tour duration is two "ish" hours, based on guest engagement and pace of the group. Planning on 2.5 hours for arriving early to check-in and make it back to your vehicle post tour is recommended.
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Ray wrote a review Sep 2020
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One of the nicest streets to go walking down on a good day. Lots of places to eat and walking along the water is always nice. Go visit today
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Date of experience: August 2020
G3760GOrichardm wrote a review Aug 2020
Marlton, New Jersey188 contributions30 helpful votes
so many restaurants then I can't count Easy walking everyone wares masks for the most part Restaurants are seating less people so got to dinner early You can buy fresh lobster to take home Easy walking city small good friendly people
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Date of experience: August 2020
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NurseLynn wrote a review Aug 2020
New Haven, Connecticut18 contributions1 helpful vote
I usually visit Portland once a year when visiting Maine. This year I was taken by surprise with the number of homeless people on the green visibly impaired by drugs walking around dazed and some were twitching, wandering and begging at storefronts on commercial street. This is obviously a major mental health & substance use disorder issue not being addressed in Portland it was sad and disturbing. Don’t think I will subject myself to that again. I felt very unsafe.
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Date of experience: August 2020
Chuck52310 wrote a review Aug 2020
New Haven581 contributions175 helpful votes
Commercial Street is the heart of the Old Port. Trains used to run on Commercial street right into the late 1960s/early 1970s. The cobble stones have been mostly paved over.
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Date of experience: August 2020
Jake23 wrote a review Aug 2020
New Jersey5,627 contributions8,657 helpful votes
Commercial Street sits right across from the bay and has lots of shops, restaurants, and bars. It’s a nice quaint street with brick faced buildings in the center of the action.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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