News

Archives and Museum Now Open on Tuesdays – Summer 2021

We are pleased to announce that the archives and museum will be re-opening in July for Tuesday afternoons (1-3 p.m.), and we will be hosting the following programs this summer.

Thank you to all who joined us on Zoom these past months. We hosted four History Hour programs with over 140 attendees. You can view the recordings for the first three presentations here.

Archives and Museums Opening July 13

The archives and museum will be open on Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m., beginning July 13, featuring new exhibits. The archives will be open for research, assistance is available. Please note that you can continue to visit at other times by making an appointment.

Volunteers Needed

Looking to learn more about local history? The Sullivan-Sorrento Historical Society is looking for volunteers to help out in the archives! Available projects include scanning historic photos, filing and data entry, and research. We have a great collection–help us preserve this history and share it with the community! There is no minimum commitment required, and hours can be flexible. Please contact Raina at rsciocchetti@islandinstitute.org.

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2019 – 2020 Newsletter

Museum

Our museum and archives are located in the Sullivan-Sorrento Recreation Center in Sullivan, ME. We are open in the summer on Tuesdays (1-3 p.m), or by appointment. 

Programs

We are pleased to be hosting in-person programs this summer and will continue virtual History Hour programs throughout the year.

Volunteer

Volunteers provide many of the needed services at the historical society throughout the year. There are many ways to get involved.

Membership

Everything we do is made possible through generous support from our community. Help us to preserve this history through historical society membership.