Nearly 130 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.
The Kennebec Historical Society will be CLOSED on
Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
KHS is celebrating Maine's Bicentennial
throughout 2020 with a series of monthly
programs about Maine!!
KHS presents: Peter Stowell
"The Lost Indian Tribes of Western Maine"
at 6:30pm on
February 19, 2020
at the Hope Baptist Church located
at 726 Western Avenue in Manchester
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
Wednesday through Friday
Please call for an appointment
if doing assisted research
Mailing Address: PO Box 5582
Augusta, Maine 04332-5582
Those unable to visit us may send questions to our email: