Admissions and Shop Sales Up in the First Month of the 2017 Season!

In just the first month of the 2017 season, the Mansion has already welcomed almost 1,700 visitors (up about 200 people or 13.5 percent) and shop sales have increased an incredible 71 percent from May of 2016! With cruise ship and bus tour season approaching, we expect to welcome many, many more visitors from across [...]

Admissions and Shop Sales Up in the First Month of the 2017 Season! 2017-06-12T14:02:46+00:00

Upcoming Theme Tours

Save the date for these upcoming special theme tours! The third Tuesday of each month of the season, Victoria Mansion staff members offer up a more in depth look at aspects of the Mansion not usually covered on a typical house tour. If you missed May's theme tour on Victorian Entertaining, look forward to June [...]

Upcoming Theme Tours 2017-06-12T13:59:55+00:00

Reception Suite Conservation Update

Much has happened with our major conservation project in the Reception Suite since our last update in April. After completing the cleaning of the ceiling decoration, the conservators sprayed a layer of stable, synthetic resin to preserve and protect the original surfaces. Then, on top of this barrier, they inpainted losses in the ochre-colored areas [...]

Reception Suite Conservation Update 2017-06-12T13:55:39+00:00

Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere 2017

We were so pleased with the turnout for last Friday's Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere! Luckily the weather held up and guests enjoyed tastings of Allagash ale, mead from Maine Mead Works, and soft drinks from Green Bee Craft Beverages, along with great live music from The MisAdventures. All in all, we raised over $18,000 to [...]

Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere 2017 2017-06-12T13:44:40+00:00