Welcome to the Maine Lighthouse Museum! THIS IS THE WEEK!! OUR 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION!
COME AND HELP US CELEBRATE
COME AND HELP US CELEBRATE
Thursday is Kids Day with Face Painting, Wooden Lighthouse Painting and a Scavenger Hunt from 12 noon to 3 pm. An invitation only wine & cheese reception with music by Breaker's Jazz will run from 5:30 to 8 pm.
Friday is United States Coast Guard Day with lots of activities from 10 am to 3 pm including a possible tour of Buoy Park and a Coast Guard boat to check out. At 4 pm we will be visiting the gravesite of Maine Lighthouse Heroine Abbie Burgess in Spruce Head to place an historic lighthouse service marker on her grave. At 7 pm there is a documentary at the Samoset Resort about the Owls Head Lighthouse, the cost is just $5 per person
Saturday we will be hosting our "Chowda Challenge" with local restaurants and amateurs competing to be the favorite Chowda. The cost is just $10 to sample and vote for your favorite! If you would like to come and display your culinary talents call the museum at 207 594-3301 or Paul at 781 266-7414
The museum and Lighthouse Gift Shop open at 10 am each day and Parking is Free at the Trade Winds Motor Inn across the street while visiting the museum. For more information about the museum and our plans for the celebration call us at 207 594-3301
CHECK OUT THESE GREAT PRIZES
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW FOR THE MAINE LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM 10TH ANNIVERSARY RAFFLE
1ST PRIZE, A 6 DAY SAIL ON THE SCHOONER AMERICAN EAGLE
2ND PRIZE, BEAUTIFUL LAWN LIGHTHOUSE
3RD PRIZE, FRAMED PRINT OF ROCKLAND BREAKWATER LIGHTHOUSE BY ALAN CLAUDE
4TH PRIZE MONHEGAN BOAT CRUISE FOR 4 PEOPLE
TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE MUSEUM LOCATED AT ONE PARK DRIVE IN ROCKLAND. $10 EACH OR 3 FOR $25.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL US AT 207 594-3301
Plan to join us as we celebrate our 10th Anniversary on June 25-27th this year. Lots of activities are planned for young and old alike including a family day, a Coast Guard day, wine and cheese reception, and a Chowda Challenge to name just a few. Parking is Free at the Trade Winds Motor Inn across the street while visiting the museum.
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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