The Museum is open Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday, 10 am - 4 pm.
Kittery Historical &
200 Rogers Road Extension
Kittery, Maine 03904
Upcoming Events for 2016
Kittery Book Release and Signing
May 7, 2016 1pm - 3pm at the Kittery Historical & Naval Museum
Arcadia Publishing is releasing a new Kittery book in their Images of America series and we are celebrating with a book signing! Author Andrea Donahue will be here to autograph copies of this yet to be released edition. We will have the books here at the Museum for purchase. This book is chock full of Kittery's history and the stories to go with it! There will be free admission on this day with the purchase of this book. So you can browse the pages and the Museum for our fascinating collections of by-gone eras.
"Docking of the USS Constitution"
June 14, 2016 7:00 pm at the Kittery Lions Club
LCDR Travis Anderson, USN will be talking about the docking of the USS Constitution, May of 2015 in Charlestown, Ma. Information about the history of the ship and dock as well as the current efforts to get the ship in dock and overhauled will be discussed. As Docking Officer, LCDR Anderson will share stories of the challenges with docking a 218 year old wooden ship in a 183 year old dry dock and how they were able to overcome them.
This program will include the history of previous dockings, some history on the dry dock itself, and a little bit about the CONSTITUTION while it was here at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Programs are always free and open to the public.