DIY Lobster Roll

Time to make lobster rolls! How cute is this craft?! Try it at home and show us your results on Facebook! Print out the instructions here: Toilet Paper Roll Lobster craft… Read more

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Quaran-Things: Armchair Travel

As we enter week six, seven…eight?…of quarantine, we are all probably suffering from some form of cabin fever. I’m sure you have dusted that same bookcase three times already this week. You are starting to dream about where you will … Read more

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Quaran-Things: Boredom

Welcome back to Quaran-things, a blog that connects you to the museum collection in this age of quarantining. Today’s topic: boredom. A distinct side-effect of being in quarantine is that the days begin to blend together.… Read more

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Explore & Share

Explore the art in our collection! Take a closer look at some of the museum’s paintings and share what you find! Download or print this resource… Read more

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Happy Campers!

Great news, Museum Friends! In accordance with the recently announced reopening plan, we are excited to welcome campers to Kennebec Explorers Day Camp this summer! … Read more

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Quaran-Things: Silverplated Ewer

Welcome to Quaran-Things, an up-close look at objects from the museum collection that – in this age of social distancing and work-from-home – we may have a new-found appreciation. Such as your home coffee maker.… Read more

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Now on View: Online Exhibits!

Until we can open the museum doors again to welcome you back, the museum staff is busy developing new ways to bring our world-class collections and awesome educational programming to you!… Read more

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Exploring the Collection: Natural History

Join Collections Manager Kelly Page for a look at some of the interesting objects in our collection from the natural world! See more videos in the Exploring the Collection series here.… Read more

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Feeling Creative?

Let’s have some fun with our beloved figurehead Clarissa Ann! If you’ve visited the museum you’ve likely encountered this face in the galleries. … Read more

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Shop the Museum Store for Cabin Fever Relievers!

Support the museum and help combat boredom: shop the museum store online! … Read more

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