Discover Kennebunk’s Brick Store Museum

January 26th, 2019 by Corey A. Edwards

Looking for things to do in Kennebunkport? There’s a fascinating museum just a few miles up the road from our Kennbunkport B&B that you should really consider visiting: Kennebunk’s Brick Store Museum. The Brick Store Museum began life in 1825 as just that – a dry goods store built of bricks by merchant William Lord. … Read More

Ogunquit Museum of American Art

November 8th, 2014 by Captain Jefferds Inn

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art (OMAA) was founded by Lost Generation artist Henry Strater and opened in 1953. Closely connected to two of America’s earliest art colonies that directly contributed to the roots of American modernism, the OMAA today houses a permanent collection of important paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, and photographs from the late … Read More

Farnsworth Museum – Rockland (207) 596-6457

November 5th, 2014 by Captain Jefferds Inn

In the 1840s, William Farnsworth opened a general store in Rockland. He quickly became involved in the limestone industry, a staple of the local economy. By the 1850s, William owned not only the store, but also interest in limestone quarries, kilns to process the lime and numerous schooners to ship it. He had a number … Read More

Portland Museum of Art

November 5th, 2014 by Captain Jefferds Inn

The Portland Museum of Art strives to engage audiences in a dialogue about the relevance of art and culture to our everyday lives and is committed to the stewardship and growth of the collection. With an extensive collection and nationally renowned exhibitions, the Portland Museum of Art is the cultural heart of Portland, Maine. The … Read More

White Columns Kennebunkport

November 5th, 2014 by Captain Jefferds Inn

Built in 1853, White Columns is the Kennebunkport Historical Society’s premier property. Owned and loved by the same family for 130 years the Victorian era home has retained its old world charm and still contains the properties original furnishings. The house tour is a step back in time. Docents lead tours through seven rooms of … Read More

Seashore Trolley Museum

November 5th, 2014 by Captain Jefferds Inn

Our collection includes vehicles from almost all major cities in the United States that had streetcar systems, as well as from other cities across the globe, to provide samples of how generations past moved about for work, school and leisure and to show the dedicated craftsmanship put forth to construct these workhorse – Arundel (207) … Read More

River Tree Arts

November 5th, 2014 by Captain Jefferds Inn

River Tree Arts would like to take the time to thank all of our generous sponsors who support the programs and events held at the center. Together we are all helping to make a difference in the lives of those in the community by bringing the joy and benefits of music, theater, and visual art to children … Read More