The Abbott School and Grindle House, January 2017.

The Castine Historical Society offices are closed to visitors until further notice. Staff and committees continue to work from home on preparing for an opening day, organizing events, and working on long- term projects. Please continue to check back, watch our Facebook page, or sign up for our e-blast communications to get up-to-date information on opening day, postponements, or cancellations. We thank you for your understanding. In the meantime, learn more about Castine by taking our Castine History Virtual Tour

2020 Season exhibits will be open from Monday, June 8 through Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
Our offices are open and staffed year round Monday-Friday, with
research opportunities available by appointment.

Contact us at (207) 326-4118 or research@castinehistoricalsociety.org
to make an appointment to do research in the archives.

The Abbott School at 17 School Street. Primary exhibits are housed here.

Monday, June 8, 2020-Labor Day (September 7)

Abbott School
Temporary and permanent exhibits and gift shop
Monday-Saturday: 10 AM-4 PM

Sunday: 1-4 PM

Grindle House
Offices open Monday-Friday
Exhibits open Tuesdays and Thursdays 2-4 PM
Research by appointment at research@castinehistoricalsociety.org

 

 

The Gridle House at 13 School Street. Archives and smaller exhibits are housed here.

Tuesday, September 8-Indigenous Peoples’ Day (October 12)

Abbott School
Temporary and permanent exhibits and gift shop
Friday, Saturday, and Monday: 10 AM-4 PM
Sunday: 1-4 PM

Grindle House
Offices open Monday-Friday
Research by appointment at research@castinehistoricalsociety.org

 

 October 13 – June 2021

Abbott School
Exhibits Closed

Grindle House
Offices open Monday-Friday
Research by appointment at research@castinehistoricalsociety.org