Maine Historical Society



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MHS Store

MHS museum store in Portland

MHS store in Portland

With something for everyone, the MHS museum store offers unique books, videos and gifts related to Maine, its past and its present. Many items in our store are also available online. We hope you enjoy our unique selection of Maine–inspired merchandise, often created from the archives and collections of Maine Historical Society.

MHS members receive a 10% discount on all purchases and new members receive 20% off their first order. Proceeds from your purchases support the efforts of the Maine Historical Society.

While visiting Portland, be sure to visit the MHS Store in our museum building. It is open to the public without admission charge during regular museum hours. Here you will find more exhibition–related materials; maps, prints and note cards; tools for teachers and students; as well as seasonal items and much more.


Image Services

The Maine Historical Society offers photographic and digital reproductions of items in our collections. Purchase high quality historical images on or check our Image Services page for more information.

Research Services

Maine Historical Society offers various categories of research, such as family history, Maine local history, domestic architecture, and images.

Facility Rentals

Conveniently located in the center of Portland's cultural district, the Maine Historical Society is pleased to offer several exceptional facilities. Unquestionably one of the more unique venues in the area, our gracious museum setting will add enjoyment to your reception, meeting, party, or other event.

Refund and Return Policies

See our return policies for our events, programs, and services.