Located in Farmington, Maine, the historical society is touted by state and preservation agencies as being "far ahead of most historical societies." the Farmington Historical Society has been procuring and preserving Farmington's incredible history since 1961.
The Farmington Historical Society’s museum, Titcomb House, at 118 Academy St. will be open each Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through the summer months. It is also open by appointment by calling Jane Woodman (441-5284) or Claudia Bell (491-8368). Please stop by when you’re in Farmington.
Titcomb House Museum
Mugs Featuring S. Lorette Artwork!
A series of mugs featuring Shirley Lorette's artwork is available. This year's artwork is of the old F.L. Butler building on Front St. It was the warehouse of Knowlton McLeary before being removed when the structurally-compromised building became unsafe for use. Available at Sugarwood Gallery and Calico Patch. $15 each.
For reservations to any of these shows call 207-778-2006. All shows begin with a dessert social at 6 PM along with a Jam Session in the downstairs meeting hall. Show times are 7 PM.
Check out our new "History Resources" page. Several resources with links are available in one-stop-shopping to make it easy to read and research. Click on the History Resources page seen in the navigation menu on the left.
Coming up ...
Ken & Jane Brooks
Saturday, May 25
Imagine hosting your event at the Octagon House or the North Church!
Did you know they are both available for rent? Contact us for more details and to reserve your spot.
The Farmington Historical Society owns three historical buildings. The North Church and Octagon House, both located on High Street, are used for public events and also available for rent for your event.
The Titcomb House at 118 Academy Street is a museum of historical artifacts, documents, maps, photographs and books about Farmington.The Titcomb House is open on Fridays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May through October and by appointment. Contact us at email@example.com, Facebook or our website www.farmingtonhistory.org. We welcome tour requests, from you, your organization or classroom to see the home containing Farmington’s history.
Jun 15 – Sat – The Casco Bay Tummlers – Carl Dimow’s Klezmer Band
Jul 6 – Sat – Ruth Hill - Americana/Folk singer-songwriter - Pending
Jul 13 - Sat - Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards – American Folk
Aug 10 – Sat – Don & Cindy Roy – Franco-American Traditional Music
Aug 23– Fri – Simons & Goodwin – Folk Music … Coffee House style
Sep 14 – Sat – Petes Posse – “Old Time” Bluegrass. From Burlington, VT
Oct 11 – Fri – Denny Breau - Folk, Delta Blues, Country and Jazz
Oct 24 – Thurs – Bill Berlinghoff – Folk in the Pete Seeger Tradition
Nov 14/16 – Thurs/Sat - Pending
Nov 21/22/23 – Thurs/Fri/Sat - Pending
Dec 7 – Sat – Holiday Concert - Pending
Dec 14 – Sat – Teachers Lounge Mafia – United Way Fundraiser