Over 125 years of preservation and study of
Kennebec County history (1891-2019)
Established in 1891, the Society has a growing collection of manuscripts, photographs and ephemera about people and places in Kennebec County that are not available in other archives. Research and meeting facilities at 107 Winthrop Street, Augusta, include reading areas and online access to our database. Volunteers perform the majority of the work of the Society and support comes from donations and grants.
Come Join KHS at the
Lithgow Library for the
Are you looking for an opportunity to figure out how to help in your community? Join us to chat about how you can volunteer at KHS!
The Volunteer Fair takes place this Saturday, March 23 from 9:30am-11:30am at the Lithgow Library located at 45 Winthrop Street in Augusta.
Kennebec Historical Society
"Stagecoaches on the Kennebec"
...a talk with Leland Hanchett, Jr.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
at the Hope Baptist Church,
726 Western Avenue, Manchester, ME
What's new at KHS:
Discovering, preserving, and disseminating
Kennebec County history
KHS is located in Maine's Capital City ... in
historic Kennebec Valley
107 Winthrop Street
Click the "donate" button below to join KHS or make a donation. Please be sure to explain what the amount is for in the "Add special instructions to seller" section.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Tuesday through Friday
Please call for an appointment
if interested in doing assisted research
Mailing Address: PO Box 5582
Augusta, Maine 04332-5582
Those unable to visit us may send questions to our email: