485 Congress Street, Portland Maine 04101
The Center for Maine History is the Maine Historical Society Research Library, the Maine History Gallery, and the historic Wadsworth-Longfellow House. The Maine Historical Society Research Library is the place to research your personal roots as well as the history of the state and the nation. Located in their gallery building is the Center for Maine History Museum Shop where you can buy books on Maine history as well as unusual gifts with a historic twist.
Other History nearby:
(Bridgton) Bridgton Historical Society Museum
(Damariscotta) Chapman-Hall House
(Edgecomb) Fort Edgecomb State Historic Site
(Jackson) Jackson New Hampshire Historical Society
(Kennebunkport) Kennebunkport Maritime Museum/Gallery
(Wolfeboro) Libby Museum
06/19 Coming to The Portland area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.
Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion Lilac Festival Portsmouth NH May25 This beloved Seacoast event features a wide array of activities for children & families, lilac enthusiasts, and history buffs.