The Penobscot Marine Museum in Searsport is Maine’s oldest maritime museum and is designed to preserve and educate people regarding Maine’s and Searsport’s rich and unique maritime and shipbuilding history. Designed as a unique 19th century seafaring village, the museum encompasses thirteen historic and modern buildings, houses a modern exhibit gallery features annual shows and is home to a regionally important library and archives focused on maritime history and regional genealogy.
The Stephen Phillips Memorial Library is open year-round by appointment. To make a library appointment or to reach Museum offices, please call (207) 548-2529.
As a Blue Star Museum, we are proud to offer free admission to active duty military families.