Individual or Family Membership to Maine Historical Society (Half Off)


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In a Nutshell

Memberships include free admission to a museum stocked with state artifacts and the childhood home of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Membership expires 1 year from activation date. Valid only for option purchased. Registration required. Family membership valid for 2 or more people in same household. New members only, not valid for renewals. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

History tends to repeat itself, which means there's a good chance you'll get run over by another war elephant. Learn from the past with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $20 for an individual membership (a $40 value)
  • $25 for a family membership, good for two or more people living in the same household (a $50 value)
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Maine Historical Society

Founded in 1822, the Maine Historical Society is the third oldest state historical society in the nation, and curates museums, programs, and events to celebrate the state's long history. The MHS Museum features a collection of more than 15,000 artifacts, including pieces of Native American archaeological material, political memorabilia, and pictures of the first governor with his head caught in a lobster trap. The society's 1-acre campus is also home to the the Wadsworth-Longfellow House, the childhood home of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, the poet best known for penning "Paul Revere's Ride" and The Song of Hiawatha. Membership to the society includes invitations to exhibit openings, member parties, lectures, trips, access to the Brown Research library, a subscription to the Maine History Journal, and a 10% discount at the museum store, web store, and all vintage Maine image purchases.

Customer Reviews

The MHS is a vital institution in Maine, preserving our State's history and making it accessible to people everywhere.
Ellen D. · January 11, 2014
The Maine Historical Society offers interesting exhibits, informative tours, and special lectures, just to name a few. An excellent resource for anyone interested in learning more about the wonderful state of Maine -- and Groupon offers the membership at half price!
Lynn Y. · September 25, 2013
Offers a lot for those interested in Maine history and genealogy.
Maud B. · September 7, 2013

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