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Castine Historical Society

Through exhibitions, lectures and special events, the Historical Society draws on its archives to bring the history of Castine to life.

17 School Street
Castine, ME 04421


Hours: CHS will open to the public on June 4 with early-season hours through June 22, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 1-4 pm.

The Wilson Museum

A series of four buildings begun in 1921 by anthropologist J. Howard Wilson to house collections gathered around the world and close to home

P.O. Box 196
120 Perkins Street
Turn left onto Main Street, Turn right at the Pentagoet Inn. The museum is about a half mile down on the left.
Castine, ME 04421


Hours: Open daily May 27 to September 30, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. John Perkins House and Blacksmith Shop is open 2 to 5 p.m. on Wednesdays and Sundays in July and August.