Portland Museum of Art
Portland, ME 04101
Two top venues offer free admission once a week. Save up to $10 per person at Portland on Fridays, 5–9 p.m.; up to $12 at the Farnsworth on Wednesdays, 5–8 p.m. 7 Congress Square, Portland, 207-775-6148, portlandmuseum.org; 16 Museum St., Rockland, 207-596-6457, farnsworthmuseum.org
Old and new are gracefully conjoined in the state’s preeminent art museum, with the original early-20th-century galleries seamlessly linked to the 1980s modern main gallery. And the art’s not bad either.