Castine Historical Society Seeks Executive Director

June 13, 2017

The Board of Directors of the Castine Historical Society seeks an energetic leader and historian who can share our passion for Castine and its rich history—a leader who is ready to grow and promote the organization as . . . read more »

CHS Receives Award from Yankee Magazine

June 5, 2017

The Castine Historical Society has been recognized with a Yankee Magazine Editor’s Choice Award for Best of New England 2017, winning Best Historical Experience in Maine. According to Yankee Magazine, Though it’s hard to believe that such . . . read more »

CHS Wins Governor’s Conference on Tourism Award

March 24, 2016

The 2016 Originality Award was presented to the Castine Historical Society by Governor Paul LePage and Carolann Ouellette, Director of the Maine Office of Tourism, at Sunday River in Newry, Maine on March 22, 2016. The award . . . read more »

CHS wins DownEast & Acadia Regional Tourism Award

January 1, 2016

The Castine Historical Society is pleased to announce that it is the winner of the first annual DART award for excellence in Marketing and Promotion. The award was given at an awards symposium and luncheon on November . . . read more »

L’Hermione Makes a Big Impact in Castine, Maine on Bastille Day

August 15, 2015

On Bastille Day 2015, the Hermione was welcomed by thousands of people in the small town of Castine, Maine – both residents, visiting tourists, and, in particular, French speakers from both Maine and neighboring Quebec. The day . . . read more »