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Some events are free and open to the public, while others have an admission charge.
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Weekly – midday hours

OPEN for the season
Wednesday thru Saturday 10 am - 2 pm
      and Sunday afternoon 1 pm - 4 pm
  — at the Museum

This year, we'll open five days a week. Check out our new displays, including the Art Gallery, "Pepperrell Cove" and more!

As we re-open, we follow Maine CDC guidelines. If you have questions or are doing historical research, please contact us.

Want more? Join us as a member of the Society. And then...

Apply to volunteer at the Museum. What we do is easy, it keeps history alive, and we have fascinating stories to tell.

Admission is free for members.

See you at the Museum!


Thursday, October 21, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm

"A Brief History of Kittery"
presented by Kim Sanborn
with Kittery Adult Education
  — location TBD
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Based on the best-selling timeline, published to celebrate the bicentennial of Maine statehood... and the 375th anniversary of Kittery's incorporation as the oldest town in Maine.

Hear more fascinating sidelines and see the illustrations of well-known events in town history.

Take home a copy of the booklet and read about how Maine became a state.

More information will be posted here when available.



Thursday, November 4, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm

"Stories from Kittery's Cemeteries"
presented by Kim Sanborn
with Kittery Adult Education
  — at the Museum

Kittery has over 130 cemeteries within the town. Many hold secrets and stories that can be shared. In this presentation, we will touch on several of the memorable ones.

The headstones give us hints of the past and of the lives that are buried beneath them.

Kim is the Director of the Kittery Historical & Naval Museum.

More information will be posted here when available.



Tuesday, March 8, 2022, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Annual Meeting of the Kittery Historical and Naval Society
(members only)
with presentation and refreshments
  — location TBD

Save the date!

We are about Kittery history

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 consistent with our mission.
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