The Belfast Historical Society & Museum
Contact: Megan Pinette
10 Market Street
Belfast, ME 04915
Phone: 207-338-9229
Hours: Open by Appointment

Visit the Belfast Museum!

Enjoy exciting exhibits that tell the story of Belfast. Learn about Belfast's maritime heritage, its many notable men and women and its role in the Civil War. Have your picture taken in the old two-cell jail or help your child find the mystery items. Discover why so many people say Belfast is the center of the universe!

Museum Schedule Mid-June to September

Tuesday through Saturday (until Labor Day)

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Friday and Saturday (after Labor Day)

11 a.m. - 4 p.m. or by appointment

Closed for the season after Columbus Day



Groups and tours are welcomed

The Museum is located at 10 Market St Corner of Church and Market St

(207) 338-9229

Belfast, ME 04915



Old Maine Fraternal Badges and Ribbons

“Old Maine Fraternal Ribbons, Badges, Pins and Regalia” will be the topic of the Belfast Historical Society’s meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, September 26, in the Abbott Room at the Belfast Free Library. Sam Fuller of Stockton Springs, local collector and knowledgeable resource, will show a slide ...
Fall Schedule For the Belfast Museum

The Belfast Museum announces the Fall Schedule. The museum will be open September 9 to October 8, Friday and Saturday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The museum is located at 10 Market Street, corner of Church and Market. FMI call 207 338-9229, Open by chance or appointment on ...
Growing Up In Belfast During the 1950s and 1960s ...

The Belfast Historical Society and Museum invites you to watch the video production of the very popular August 22 program which was held at the Belfast Library, "Growing Up In Belfast During the 1950s and 1960s- Chickens, Sardines, Dive-In Movies and Bowling." The presenters were Mitch Littlefiel...
Belfast Museum Program Early Health Care in Belfast

The Belfast Historical Society & Museum invites you to visit the Belfast Museum to view our new Modular Media program on a museum computer. The museum is located at 10 Market Street, corner of Church and Market and museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 11-4. FMI call 207 338-9229. Please stop in ...
The Civil War Quilt on Display at the Belfast Museum

The 1864 Belfast Civil War Soldiers Quilt is on display at the Belfast Museum. Sewn as an inspirational quilt by a group of young women in June of 1864, the quilt was sent to a Union Army hospital in Washington DC. From Washington, it made its way out to Montana and, in March 2011, made its way ...