Penobscot Marine Museum
40 E. Main Street
Searsport, ME 04974
Phone: 207.548.2529
Hours: Winter Hours: Museum Shop and Framer Thurs. through Sat. 11:00am to 4:00pm
Fax: 207.548.2520

The Penobscot Marine Museum maintains collections in more than a dozen areas, including:

  • Regional watercraft
  • Photography
  • Marine art
  • Furniture and domestic furnishings
  • Ship and boat models
  • Navigation instruments
  • Other nautical gear
  • China trade items
  • Industrial artifacts
  • Scrimshaw
  • Clothing and fabric arts
  • Historic buildings
  • Ship's papers and other business records
  • Genealogy records

Items from these collections are displayed around the campus in several exhibits and in the archives and library.

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See the Fish at the Penobscot Marine Museum

This summer the Penobscot Marine Museum in Searsport is exploring Maine fisheries in a new exhibit called GONE FISHING. To fit with this focus the museum asked Maine students to help design a fisheries’ related t-shirt. These beautiful and fun shirts are now on sale in the museum gift shop ...