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And Yet, They Achieved: Eight Maine Women Who Changed Our World

Victoria Mansion 109 Danforth Street, Portland, ME

Join us as we explore the lives of achieving female Mainers, as their individual stories are told by local actresses in the beautiful setting of Victoria Mansion, once home to the Victoria Society of Maine Women of Achievement. Select the event time on the calendar below, and click "Get Tickets" to begin reserving. Tickets: $20 […]

Votes for Women, Votes for Maine: An Afternoon with Anne B. Gass

Victoria Mansion 109 Danforth Street, Portland, ME

Join Victoria Mansion for a talk by Anne B. Gass, author of Voting Down the Rose and great-granddaughter of Florence Brooks Whitehouse, noted Maine suffragette. Enjoy an afternoon on the lawn (weather permitting) with light refreshments while Anne shares stories from her great-grandmother's writings about this pivotal time in our country's history. The author will […]

Victorian Murder & Mayhem

Join us for a macabre evening featuring performances by the cast of Portland Ballet's Giselle and a selection of tales of Victorian murder and mayhem from New England. Each night will have two performances (5:30pm and 7:00pm) and prices are $15 for Victoria Mansion members and $20 for the general public. Don't miss this ghoulishly […]

The Spiritualist's Toolkit

Victoria Mansion 109 Danforth Street, Portland, ME

Following the mass death brought on by the Civil War, US citizens were desperate for evidence of a spirit world to glimpse or communicate with friends and family they had lost. With the advent of technologies like the phonograph and photography, as well as the increasing availability of electricity throughout the country, many alleged Spiritualists, […]