Tickets are LIVE for Upcoming Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere June 29!

Join us for tastings of great Allagash ales, mouthwatering food from Noble Barbecue, delicious mead from Maine Mead Works, craft beverages Green Bee, and live music at our annual Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere on June 29.   The event takes place on the Mansion's private side lawn from 5:30 to 8:30 pm and includes a complimentary Allagash glass and tours of the [...]

2018-05-14T15:17:27-04:00May 14, 2018|Blog, News|

Space Still Available for Upcoming The World in a Cup: Tea in Our Community & Beyond

Join us for this special event on the Mansion's side lawn to learn about teas from around the world and enjoy samples offered by local purveyors Soakology, Nellie's  Tea Co., Clipper Merchant Tea House in Bridgton, and the Tea Space in Ogunquit. Self-guided tours of the Mansion will be offered after the talk and tasting. Tickets are $40.00 for the general public [...]

2018-05-14T14:55:40-04:00May 14, 2018|Blog, News|

VM’s Curator to Speak at Winterthur Museum

On May 15, Curator Arlene Palmer Schwind will give a talk at the Winterthur Museum in a conference titled "The Properly Dressed Window: Curtain Design Over Time." Arlene will discuss "The Sumptuous Window Treatments at Victoria Mansion" and show images of the Mansion's remarkable collection of remnants of the original 1860 curtains, valances, and trims. [...]

2018-05-14T14:49:49-04:00May 14, 2018|Blog, News|

Scout’s Mansion Project Featured in Forecaster

Since February, Scarborough Boy Scout and Earle G. Shettleworth Junior Docent Erich Chase and his father Scott Chase have been spearheading a project to revamp Victoria Mansion's Cistern Room into an organized archival and meeting space. The project,  by which Erich hopes to earn an Eagle Scout badge, is now nearing its final phases, as [...]

2018-05-14T14:42:53-04:00May 14, 2018|Blog, News|