Harpswell Historical Society

Incorporated 1979

929 Harpswell Neck Road
Harpswell, Maine  04079

The Harpswell Historical Society is dedicated to the discovery, identification, collection, preservation, interpretation, and dissemination of materials relating to the history of Harpswell and its people.

Table of Contents

Historic Park 
and Museum

Links to 
related sites


About the Harpswell Historical Society
Calendar 2017-2018

October 13, 2018 12:00-

Harpswell Day: A Celebration of Traditional Handcrafts and Subsistence Skills [Learn More] or https://hhltmaine.org/harpswell-day-celebration-traditional-handcrafts-subsistence-skills-2017/

Summer 2018 2:00 PM-
4:00 PM
Museum hours: Sundays from 2:00pm to 4:00pm
from Memorial Day to Columbus Day (we hope)
1st Sunday
in June, July & August
1:00 PM Town Office Cemetery Tour: Dave Hackett will lead a tour of this cemetery.
July 4, 2017 11:00 AM July 4, 2017
A reading of the Declaration of Independence at the
Old Harpswell Meeting House, Rt. 123 in Harpswell Center,
where it was first read 240 years ago.
September 20, 2017 7:00 PM At the Old Town Meeting House: Annual Meeting with Michael Dekker.   Michael Dekker is a former trustee on the Lincoln County Historical Society board of directors. He is a member of the Boothbay Region Historical Society and has served in leadership capacities with living history organizations throughout Maine. Michaelís research and living history work focuses on the French and Indian Wars and the American Revolution. He has done extensive research on the conflicts and politics of Maine during the first half of the eighteenth century.
October 28, 2017 6:30 Come celebrate Halloween with us at the old Harpswell Town House and Cemetery on Harpswell Neck Road. Meet some eerie town characters.
To be announced Dec. 2017 6:30pm

Christmas tree lighting at Centennial Hall: merriment, fellowship and refreshments

To be announced Dec. 2017

2:00 PM Vesper Service at the East Harpswell Church