Kennebunkport Historical Society



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Currently on display through October at the Pasco Exhibit Center, 125 North Street, is our 2013 summer exhibition: ?The Character of our Community: Art & Antiques from Northern New England.? Hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10am to 4pm. Suggested admission is $7 per person. The Benson Blacksmith Shop, a working forge, also at 125 North Street, will be open on a limited basis in season. The Society's Mary Z. Bryant Research Center at the Town House School, 135 North Street, is open year round for historical and genealogical records research on Wednesday and Friday from 10pm to 1pm. First Families Kennebunkport Museum will be open at White Columns, an 1853 Greek Revival home at 8 Maine Street, from July 8 to October 14, Monday-Saturday from 11 am to 5 pm, with tours every thirty minutes. Admission is $10, children under 12 free. Guided Walking Tours of the downtown Kennebunkport Village area leave from White Columns, 8 Maine Street, Friday and Saturday at 11 am, July through October. Fee is $10 per person, or $15 combined with another tour. Walking Tours of Cape Arundel along Ocean Avenue start at St. Ann's Church, 187 Ocean Avenue, Thursday at 5:30 pm, July through October. Fee is $10 per person. For more information, please call 207-967-2751 or email Please visit our website at