Doris Russell at the 2020 Castine Easter Parade. Photo by Jean diSabatinoThe staff and board continue to monitor the Covid-19 pandemic and its effects on small museums and historical societies.  Please check here often as we announce our 2021 season plans, as well as on the individual event pages of this website.  You can also email us or call us at (207) 326-4118.

We continue to thank our members, supporters and visitors who are scattered across the country and world, for your ongoing support of the Castine Historical Society.

UPDATES: Most recent updates listed first.  

May 3: DATES ADDED TO CALENDAR FOR 2021 Walking Tours and Seated Town Common Tours 

April 30:  DATE ANNOUNCED FOR The 25th Anniversary of the Castine Community Bicentennial Quilt


April 7: DATE ANNOUNCED FOR 2021 Open House

March 3: 2021 DATE ANNOUNCED FOR Cotton’s Ocean: Castine and the Antebellum Cotton Trade

March 2:House and Garden Tour POSTPONED TO 2022

March 1: DATE ANNOUNCED FOR Voting Down the Rose: Maine’s Fight for Woman Suffrage

February 1: 2021 DATE ANNOUNCED FOR Maine’s Mid-Century Moment: Castine’s Katharine Butler Hathaway

January 25: 2021 DATES ANNOUNCED FOR Deborah Pulliam Memorial Lecture, Castlebay Maritime concert Songs of the Sea, Ships and Sailors, and Annual Meeting and Program