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Monhegan Museum, Monhegan Island

4.8
#36 of 101 in Museums in Maine
Open June 24- September 30

June & September 1:30-3:30

July & August 11:30-3:30

The Monhegan Museum displays a wide variety of exhibits relevant to the natural, social, industrial, cultural, and artistic heritage of Monhegan. It is the creation of many dedicated volunteers with a commitment to preserving, documenting, and exhibiting materials that convey the unique and appealing life of Monhegan Island. The Museum is housed in the historic Monhegan Light Station.
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  • We’ve been visiting the museum for many years and it’s always great to see The little changes they make year over year. The history and story of Monhegan is always interesting to me and my family and ...  more »
  • Everything you wanted to know about Monhegan but were afraid to ask ! Revealed through a well curated collection of artifacts and texts the Island ‘s history comes alive for all adults and children. A...  more »
  • If you are interested in History, do not miss this museum and talking to the docents. Being from Portsmouth, NH there are a lot of similarities between Monhegan and the Isles of Shoals. I was very int...  more »
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  • Amazing museum with tons of history about Monhegan Island and it's many colorful residents through the years. Lots to learn and also a beautiful view!
  • So much to learn about the Island. But bring your reading glasses, exhibits are a little old.
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