Welcome to the Maine Lighthouse Museum!
The mission of the Maine Lighthouse Museum is to educate the public regarding the long standing traditions, heroism and progress of America's Lighthouse and Lifesaving services and the United States Coast Guard through the conservation and interpretation of the nation's most significant collection of lighthouse and lifesaving artifacts. The Maine Lighthouse Museum is located in Rockland, Maine, the heart of the Midcoast. From sparkling lenses to heartwarming stories of the keepers and their families, the Maine Lighthouse Museum is truly America's lighthouse museum.
First Prize - B. Kiewow
ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS IN THE MAINE LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM 10TH ANNIVERSARY RAFFLE
Second Prize - Arthur Hammog
Third Prize - Paul Dilger
Fourth Prize - Dan Burgess
Congratulations to all!
CHOWDA CHALLENGE WINNERS: Eclipse, located at 2 Park Drive, Park Street Grille, corner of Park Drive and Main Street and Broad Bay Bistro of 9 Friendship Street in Waldoboro. Thanks to all of the entrants and those who came to taste!!
LIGHTHOUSE PAINTERS ON THURSDAY: Also painting lighthouses, part of our Kids Day were Corynn Prescott, Aeddan Evans and Liam Wallace. We would like to thank everyone who participated and helped us celebrate our 10th Anniversary!
PLEASE HELP THE MAINE LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM ON GOFUNDME
The Maine Lighthouse Museum needs your help! Please donate here on GoFundMe and ask your friends and family to do the same! We need to keep Ken Black's legacy alive! This is an urgent appeal, if you love lighthouses and their history we need your help to continue to preserve our world-class collection of lighthouse and U.S. Coast Guard artifacts. This year we will mark our 10th Anniversary but only with your help!
AN URGENT APPEAL FOR DONATIONS TO SAVE THE MUSEUM
We are graciously asking that businesses and individuals consider making a pledge of support to the museum. A pledge may be a one-time gift, or the gift can be scheduled to be paid out over a period of time. Informational packets are available to interested organizations and people who would like to gain a more in-depth understanding of the hard work and achievements that have occurred at MLM. We truly are "America's Lighthouse Destination," and we need the financial support of many, both locally and nationally, to remain the caretakers of the largest and most significant public collection of lighthouse artifacts in the United States. A pledge form can be downloaded on the website, and Dot Black, Interim Director, would be happy to answer any questions regarding how your contributed funds will be put to work. As a non-profit, any and all contributions to the Maine Lighthouse Museum are tax-deductible charitable contributions.
You may donate, join the museum and/or make a pledge online on our website at www.mainelighthousemuseum.org. For more information you may call Museum Director Dot Black at 207 975-9690 or call the museum at 207 594-3301 and leave a message.
Museum RentalsThe museum rooms are available for rental for holiday parties for businesses, organizations and everyone. Rooms are available for 20-150 people and can include tours and presentations. Entertain in a unique setting that will light up the event.
Newly Designed Gift Shop
now open for business.
Join the Maine Lighthouse Museum Today!
We are excited to announce that you can now join or renew your membership to the Maine Lighthouse Museum online! Click here for details and membership benefits!
Call the Maine Lighthouse Museum at 207-594-3301 for more information.
The Maine Lighthouse Museum is always looking for new volunteers and docents to help with the day to day operation of the museum. We especially need some volunteers to help set up new exhibits in the museum. Even if you can only spare a few hours once or twice a week your help will be greatly appreciated! Please call 207 594-3301 for more information. You will be helping us keep Ken Black's dream alive and at the same time you will be preserving our maritme heritage for future generations to enjoy.
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