Join Maine Historical Society for a guided tour to the city highlighting Portland’s history, maritime heritage, and authentic character. Learn how Maine’s largest city evolved from a small British colony to a booming center of American culture and commerce. Famous city residents, industries, architecture, historic landmarks, social history, and the Great Fire of 1866 are among the topics covered.
Tours leave from the MHS Museum Store and are approximately 75 minutes in length. Tours are limited to 12 guests and are first-come, first-served & weather-permitting. PLEASE CALL (207-774-1822) to confirm availability.
$15 Tour only; $25 includes admission to Longfellow House
When: Monday-Friday at 1:30pm starting June 17 through October 11
Where: Maine Historical Society (489 Congress Street)
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