Preserving Falmouth's Heritage Falmouth Historical Society 





Upcoming events

    • 09 Jan 2018
    • 6:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 16 Jan 2018
    • Falmouth High School Theater

    Changing Landscapes, Shifting Tides: The Story of Falmouth


    Richard Blanco, poet and author, will discuss the interactions between humans and the landscape over Falmouth's 300 year history.


    One of the most beloved and influential Maine poets and storytellers writing today, Richard Blanco is driven by a desire to examine the essence of place and belonging.  His work explores the age-old questions:  Where am I from? Where do I belong? Who am I in this world?


    Falmouth High School Theater, Woodville Road, Falmouth
    Free, reservations required:
    https://www.falmouthme.org/falmouth-300


    The is a Falmouth Tercentennial event.

    • 04 Feb 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • Quaker Tavern B&B, Falmouth



    Falmouth was home to a vibrant community of Quakers since the 1740s.  Come learn more about this part of our town's history from Wayne Cobb and Donna Little at the Quaker Tavern B&B, 377 Gray Road, Falmouth.


    Wayne Cobb will share more details about Falmouth's Quaker community at a lecture in September.


    Both activities are Falmouth Tercentennial events.

    • 06 Feb 2018
    • 6:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 06 Mar 2018
    • 6:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 24 Mar 2018
    • 7:00 PM
    • Lunt Auditorium



    Join Falmouth Historical Society for a 1950s Hi Fi dance in the syle of those held by Falmouth's Hi-Fi Club. The Hi-Fi club, made up of Falmouth teens, held bi-monthly dances for approximately 6 years in the late 1950s and early 1960s.  Many of those teens still live in Falmouth today.  Relive the nostalgia of the club for one night of fun.  1950s-style dress encouraged.  Tickets on sale in early 2018.


    The dance will be held in Lunt Auditorium at 74 Lunt Road in Falmouth.


    This is a Falmouth Tercentennial event.

    • 03 Apr 2018
    • 6:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 16 Apr 2018
    • TBA



    “Next Stop, Falmouth:  Restoring the Narcissus, Sole Surviving High Speed Wooden Trolley from the Portland-Lewiston Interurban Trolley System,” presented by Phil Morse, of the Seashore Trolley Museum and hosted by Falmouth Memorial Library.


    This is a Falmouth Tercentennial event.

    • 01 May 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 06 May 2018
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum
    Come help us get the Falmouth Heritage Museum ready for summer visitors.
    • 26 May 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Falmouth Community Park

    Falmouth Commemorates 300 Years


    Food, Music, Games, Vendors, Historic Demonstrations, Contests, Displays, and more!  Join Falmouth for its town-wide festival commemorating 300 years of Falmouth's history. 


    Location: Winn Road, approximately 1/8 of a mile north of Falmouth Road.

    • 28 May 2018
    • 10:00 AM

    Join the Falmouth Historical Society at the Town's 2018 Memorial Day Parade.  We will begin lining up at 9:30 am outside Falmouth Memorial Library.  The march begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends with a ceremony on Foreside Road (Route 88).  We hope to see you there.

    • 05 Jun 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 10 Jul 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 22 Jul 2018
    • Falmouth "Flats"



    Dinner on the Coast, a semi-formal outdoor dinner for 300 along Falmouth's coast in honor of Falmouth's 300th birthday.


    White table cloths, china and glass with food and beverage provided by local restaurants.


    Ticketed event.  Tickets on sale in early 2018.


    Benefits Falmouth Historical Society, Tall Ships Maine, and Falmouth Education Foundation.  For more information, contact: info@tallshipsmaine.org

    • 07 Aug 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 11 Sep 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 02 Oct 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

    • 16 Oct 2018
    • 7:00 PM
    • Falmouth Town Hall Council Chambers

    • 08 Nov 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.


    Meeting moved to Thursday to avoid Election and Veterans Days.

    • 04 Dec 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Falmouth Heritage Museum

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors for the Falmouth Historical Society.  Members are welcome to attend.

For more information abut 2014 events and programs, call the Falmouth Historical Society office at 207-781-4727. 


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