Farmington, Maine Historical Society
Preserving Farmington's history for the future
Feb. 17th Monthly business meeting. 6pm pot-luck followed by a business meeting at the North Church. There are exciting things going on! All are welcome.
March 17 Monthly business meeting as above.
April 21 Monthly business meeting as above.
May 3 Native Oak concert! 7pm Enjoy dinner in the lower level meeting room, starting at 530, and then relax in the upstairs, listening to local music talent.
May 19 Monthly business meeting. 6pm pot-luck followed by local flag expert, Lorraine Norton as she presents, "Old Glory, the War of 1812."
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.
Farmington's history needs your help! Purchasing The Octagon and restoring it, as well as finishing the North Church as a history and community center are the center of this year's capital campaign.
The Octagon is a National Register Historic landmark and located in the downtown's National Historic District. The North Church is just 150 ft. away, making this a very unique opportunity.
We are a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.
North Church and Octagon Available to Rent
Host your holiday party at the North Church! The lower level is a great space for parties, functions and events. There is a full kitchen and bar! FMI 207-778-4275 email@example.com
Farmington Historical Society
Take a peek at some of the work that's been completed in the Octagon.
The newly renovated Franklin Savings Bank room. The light globes were found in the shed and now are back in use! The room is furnished with Mallett family items that have been in the Octagon for decades.
The FSB room with a restored Franklin fireplace. The Octagon has 1 beautiful fireplace in the library and the rest of the house had stoves.
We need your vote! Bangor Savings Bank Foundation is giving away up to $5,000 to the organization on their ballot that receives the most votes! There are mulitple winners. Maine residents can vote between Feb. 1-28 for the FHS by clicking here.