Welcome to our 98th Season. Our new exhibits include an early fire hose cart that was used during the 1907 Cocheco Mill fire, recently acquired and is now on display in the Hale House along with displays about Dover’s Marilla Ricker, inventor Moses Farmer, a recently found walking stick that belonged to William Flagg, and a new exhibit featur [...]
The special exhibition in the 1818 Woodman House, celebrates 175 years of photography with a “Tintypes to Digital” presentation that showcases early images and cameras that includes the first 35 mm camera, the World’s first digital watch camera , a 1905 Expo Pocket Watch camera, the first Polaroid, Brownies and Instamatics& [...]
Tours consisting of about ten people each will take place 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Friday August 22, Saturday, Aug. 23, and Sunday, Aug 24. Matinees are also scheduled for Saturday and Sunday 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
The tours ‘depart’ every 15 minutes. You must have a reservation. Tours will last approximately 90 minutes. This event sold out [...]