about Portland and southern Maine

About Portland and Southern Maine at The Cedars PortlandThe largest city in Maine, Portland combines seacoast charm with a vibrant business community. It was named one of America’s Best Healthy Places to Retire by U.S. News & World Report (2008) and selected as one of America’s Most Livable Cities by Forbes Magazine (2009).

At The Cedars retirement community, our seniors take full advantage of the beautiful scenery, nationally recognized restaurant scene, cultural events, galleries, shops and boutiques, schools and universities, outdoor recreation and more just minutes from our private and serene 11-acre campus. With many affordable and accessible transportation options available to our seniors, they are able to stay involved with and enjoy the Portland, Maine community at large. In fact, many of Portland’s best musicians, entertainers, speakers and scholars make appearances right on our campus.

To compile our insider’s guide to living in Portland and Southern Maine, we talked to our own seniors. Enjoy exploring their favorite things to do in Portland, Maine — or contact us to add your own.