Upcoming group walk in Freeport

Participate in a Freeport group walk organized by Southern Maine Volkssport Association and co-hosted with the Freeport Historical Society.

When:  Saturday, December 31st, New Year’s Eve DAY

Start Location:  Freeport Hampton Inn, 194 Lower Main St., Freeport, ME 04032. Sign up starts at 9:45am. Group walk will depart at 10:00am. 

Shop local at FHS!

Bring a little history into your shopping!

Two-for-one! Shop greener with our recycled tote and help match a grant focused on historic Pettengill Farm.

Pictured on the bag is the 115 ft brig, The Lawrence (War of 1812), one of the remarkable sgraffiti images found at Pettengill Farm.

Bag measures 12 x 13 x 9 inches

Price: $5.25 includes tax

Our reusable shopping tote

A new book just in time for holiday gift-giving from author John D. Davis! From the time when the cry “it’s a plane” caused everyone to run outside and gaze up, this book serves as a great introduction to early aviation in Maine and is filled with spectacular historic photographs.

Price: $26.25 includes tax

And, don’t forget the other fine books and DVDs we have in our bookshop. Come and visit soon!

A great Christmas gift for history lovers