Docents


We’re pleased to once again be a part of the annual Portland History Docent Program!  The program is a collaboration between local historic sites providing a ten-week training program for volunteer tour guides. This year’s program runs from February 23rd through April 27th and includes several weeks of lively, informative talks and presentations, combined … Continue reading

Portland History Docent Program Begins This Month


Rails and Ales returns this Friday, June 10th with Rising Tide Brewing Company! Event attendees can enjoy a beer tasting inside the museum and a train ride along waterfront. This is a wonderful and unique way to learn more about Portland’s fantastic local beer one-on-one, with a representative from the brewery. Museum docents … Continue reading

Rising Tide Returns this Friday for Rails and Ales!


The museum is pleased to announce the return of the 2016 Portland History Docents Program! The program trains docents as volunteers for area museums and is a collaborative effort between Greater Portland Landmarks, Maine Historical Society, Tate House Museum, Victoria Mansion, the Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Co. & Museum, the Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, … Continue reading

Portland History Docents Program Returns this February