Join us TONIGHT, June 17 at the Mansion for the Release Party for Allagash Brewing’s 2016 Victoria Ale

A Belgian-style ale brewed with white wine grapes in the mash, Victoria Ale presents a complex flavor with subtle herbal and vinous notes. Part of the proceeds from the brew's annual limited release are donated to benefit Victoria Mansion's historic preservation and education mission. Held outdoors on the Mansion's private lawn, the event includes [...]

2017-02-20T14:21:58-05:00June 17, 2016|Blog|

A Window into Conservation

In May, key supporters and former trustees were treated to a behind-the-scenes look at our textile conservation project by Curator Arlene Palmer Schwind and Conservator Siobhan Lindsay. With the support of a prestigious grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences, Arlene and Siobhan have been working to create an archival storage and [...]

2017-04-10T12:27:14-04:00June 7, 2016|Blog|

Gaslight League Dances the Night Away

Last Friday evening, the Gaslight League hosted their first off-site event in partnership with the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association. Founded in 1815 as a craftsman's guild to teach and promote excellence among Portland's mechanical and artistic trades, the Association boasts one of the city's best kept secrets in its hall on Congress Street - a [...]

2017-04-10T12:26:45-04:00June 6, 2016|Blog|