— Upcoming Events —


Please join us!

Our events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, July 19 — from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Two-Museum Bus Tour
with Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
  — at the Museum

Once again we are partnering with Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to present a "two Museum" tour.

We will start at Kittery Historical & Naval Museum, then board the bus to the Navy Yard. The bus will do a perimeter tour of the Yard, including a stop at the PNSY Museum. This tour often fills up quickly, so reserve your spot today! Maximum 28 people. Cost $10.00.

=>   You must pre-register for this event by July 11.

To register, please call the Museum (207-439-3080) or stop in during open hours. For EACH person registered, we will need: Full Name, State of Residence, Date of Birth, Citizenship, and Phone Number. (If you leave your name and phone number, we will call you back for complete information.)

To board the bus on July 19, a drivers license or US citizen ID will be required.


Saturday, July 21 — from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

"Wave-Swept Lighthouses of New England"
Book signing with Jeremy D'Entremont
  — at the Museum

Jeremy D'Entremont will be at the Museum to sign copies of his recently released book: "Wave-Swept Lighthouses of New England". The book is now for sale in the Museum gift shop. Purchase of the book during the event includes one free admission to the Museum.

Also available at the Museum is the companion collection of 15 postcards. These feature vintage photos of New England lighthouses, including Whaleback and Boon Island.

Jeremy has authored 18 books and hundreds of articles on lighthouses and maritime history. He is historian for the American Lighthouse Foundation and founder of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses. Jeremy has spoken throughout New England and narrated many cruises.

Published by Arcadia Publishing, "The Images of America" series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns and places across the country.

We are about Kittery

We seek to create greater awareness of the history of Kittery, its role in American history, and our cultural and maritime heritage. We welcome suggestions for events and exhibits that are consistent with our mission. Thanks for participating in the Museum!