Preserving Treasures of the Past as an Investment for the Future
Historical Society of Wells & Ogunquit
Celebrating the 59th anniversary of the Society.
The Society's old sign was retired in the spring of 2010. We have of course kept it as an artifact!
Meetinghouse on the National Historic Register
The Mission of the Historical Society of Wells & Ogunquit is to maintain The Historic Meetinghouse and to operate the Society in order to foster an understanding and appreciation of history for the enlightenment and education of residents and visitors. The Society strives to be a vibrant, visible, community organization that is recognized as a principle repository of the historic past; and, to be a vital participant in the understanding of the present and a prism through which to shape the future.
General & Contact Information
Directions: The Historical Society of Wells & Ogunquit is located at 938 Post Road(U.S. Route 1) in Wells, Maine, on the corner of Buzzell Road, opposite Wells Plaza.
Hours: The Society's Museum, Research Library & Office is opened from Memorial Day through Columbus Day Tuesday through Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Columbus Day through Memorial Day Wednesday & Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.;or by appointment.
Accessibility: All areas are handicapped accessible. There is an elevator chair to the second floor.