MUSEUM OPEN 

JULY & AUGUST

10AM to 2:00 PM

OR BY APPOINTMENT

Genealogy records

We promote and preserve the history of Newcastle, Maine so that succeeding generations may benefit from knowledge of the past. The society is the primary collector of historical objects, artifacts and documents for present and future generations. The society is dedicated to not only preservation but education.

Our museum is located on the corner of Main and Pump Street in the old historic Taniscot Engine House.  There is no charge to visit the museum.   Conservation is an integral part of the museum's goals. 

Records, Documents and maps 

ARCHAELOGY FIELD SCHOOL

in

Newcastle

Dates

July 10 to July 15

July 17 to 22

July 24-29


Contact For More Inofrmation

Tim Dinsmore at 207-380-2836 or email at midcoastarchaeology@roadrunner.com


Costs:  $350 per session


Two partial scholarships available to students and teachers. 




2016 Programs


Wednesday, August 3

7 :00 PM

Guest Speaker Michael Chaney, Executive Director of the Frances Perkins Center  “The Leighton Photographs” at Newcastle Community Room on River Road


Wednesday, September 7

7:00 PM 

Scott Brooke, Arlene Cole, Edmee Dejean & Nancy Hartley “Dinsmore/Flye Photographic Collection” at Newcastle Community Room on River Road

 Wednesday, October 5th

 6:00 PM 

 Annual Meeting with Election of Officers & Potluck Supper at Newcastle Town Office Selectmen’s Room on Pump and Main Streets

Wednesday, November 2

 7:00 PM

Business Meeting at Newcastle Town Office Selectmen’s Room on Pump and Main Streets    

Wednesday, December 7th,

7:00 PM 

Business Meeting & Holiday Party at Newcastle Town Office Selectmen’s Room on Pump and Main Streets    



Our Museum is filled with artifacts, records and memorabilia.  We possess a wealth of information about Newcastle, Maine.

Meetings are on the first Wednesday of every month unless otherwise noted in the Lincoln Couty News or on this web page.  (No meetings in Jan, Feb & Mar)

MISSION

MEETINGS


NEWCASTLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

P.O. Box 482

Newcastle, Maine 04553

207-563-8233

newcastlehistoricalsociety@hotmail.com


NEXT MEETING 
Friday, July 8th
7:00 PM Guest Speaker Don Perkins "Barns of Maine" at Newcastle Community Room on River Road

​Co-Sponsored by Newcastle & Damariscotta Historical Societies



Notebooks filed with pictures of years past

OUR MUSEUM