Proving It: Maritime Investigations and Research
The 43rd Annual Albert Reed & Thelma Walker Maritime History Symposium will be held Saturday, April 11, in Long Reach Hall.
The theme of this year’s Symposium is tied to a special exhibition at Maine Maritime Museum: Ocean Bound: Three Centuries of Library Treasures. Speakers will discuss their investigations both in libraries and in the field.
Learn more about the event and register here.
In Notes From the Orlop, Curator of Exhibits Chris Hall shares insight on some of the most extrodinary, intriguing, and unexpected items in the museum's collection, from this 14-ton engine to 19th century brooches made of human hair. Check it out!
Are you one of Maine’s nearly 6,000 licensed lobstermen? Then Maine Maritime Museum wants to include YOU in the story of Lobstering & the Maine Coast, our renovated and expanded exhibition about the lobster fishery, opening summer 2015. Get all the details here.