Location of Fort Williams Park
Fort Williams Park is located at 1000 Shore Road in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, and is open from sunrise to sunset every day of the year. Admission is free and parking is available within the park.
Please see the Town of Cape Elizabeth’s website for Fort Williams and Portland Head Light for more information.
Facilities and Policies
To reserve the picnic shelter or other areas of the park for group gatherings, please call the Facilities and Transportation Department at (207) 799-9574.
For more policies and guidelines for bringing your school class or other groups to the Park, refer to the Town’s Group Use Policy for Fort Williams Park (pdf).
There are no trash cans within the park. Please carry your trash out with you.
Dogs must be on a leash with the exception of the off-leash area at the south end of the park. Click here to view a Map of the Unleashed Dog Area (pdf).
- “It’s Just a Walk in the Park.”Join lifelong Cape Elizabeth resident Jim Rowe as he leads free guided walking tours of one of Maine’s most scenic and historic public places. Tour dates and times are regularly posted on
- For a self-guided tour of the Park, click here to view a map that identifies suggested walking path loops (pdf).