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Moosehead Historical Society

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fun and interesting

After 30 years of driving by, we finally made a point of stopping in. Glad we did. The two ladies... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Jon U
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New Haven, Connecticut
Great way to spend a rainy day!

This is a surprisingly thorough tour. Our took took about 3 hours. The tour guides were dressed in... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
NoelleMatta
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Pequea, Pennsylvania
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6 Lakeview St, Greenville, ME 04441-1116
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

After 30 years of driving by, we finally made a point of stopping in. Glad we did. The two ladies that man the desk are very knowledgeable and friendly. Thelumber work boat and different cutting saws in teh cellar is very interetsing. If you love...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This is a surprisingly thorough tour. Our took took about 3 hours. The tour guides were dressed in period outfits and were excited to share the history of the estate and their own personal experiences with the area. Some rooms included extra seasonal displays so...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Knowledgeable staff, pleasent and truely passionate about sharing their local history with visitors. We went on a cruise after our visit a board the 104 year old Katahdin ("Kate") and spent an enjoyable afternoon on Moosehead Lake>

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nice historical mansion. Good for one time while visiting the Geenville area. Lots of interesting photos and history of the area.

Thank jamesrS6566RI
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Go to Historical Society before you go to the B-52 crash site as the Historical Society museum has interesting displays and newspaper articles. Museum is free. Also has interesting Aviation and native American displays.

Thank Boston1978Boston1978
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We missed the cruise that day as it was one of the extended tours, but did make a visit to the Historical Society building and read all about the very interesting past of this extraordinary region. This is a great place to read up on...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 12 October 2015

The Moosehead Historical Society is a real gem! Wonderful people, very interesting exhibits, and a beautiful old house full of wonderful antiques. Thorough tours of the house are done very well. Areas of the museum focus on logging, mercantile, schools, resort hotels, transportation, etc. My...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is a great place to visit while your in Greenville. Learn some of the local history and meet some locals. The locals are also the best to get tips from!

Thank samantha310
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Due to inclement weather, we planned to tour the Moosehead Historical Society Craft House. We were carefully instructed where to go for the start of the tour (sit on the bench). Our guide had lived in the area quite a while and had hilarous stories...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We were fortunate to be in the area when they were holding a special lecture on the last logging days on Moosehead Lake. What a great lecture.. the folks who run this society are so frendly and helpful!!!

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