Our mission is to keep, discover, and celebrate the history of Mount Desert Island
Click here for a list of our upcoming events!
Our Annual Meeting was held on August 27, 2014. There, we announced our new partnership with the University of Maine and saw a presentation of "The Historical Atlas of Maine"
by Professor Stephen Hornsby.
Visit us at the Somesville Museum, open every day in August from 10-4
Corner of Main Street and Oak Hill Road in Somesville, Mount Desert, ME 04660
Somesville Museum and Heirloom Gardens,
Selectmen's Building and Bridge and
The Old School House & Museum
Please browse our site to learn more about the
many activities of the MDI Historical Society and
discover more about this island's fascinating history.
Thanks to the Somesville Village Improvement Society for
funding the installation of our webcams!
View toward the Selectmen's Building
The Dory Cam
| Click to see a live image