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Very informative and friendly

I've stopped by this nice museum on both my trips to Belfast, and enjoyed really informative... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
ravenwoodm
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Athens, Georgia
A Labor of Love

Megan. our historian is a one woman whirlwind. This museum is so full of information about... read more

Reviewed December 13, 2017
162leslie
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Belfast, Maine
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

I've stopped by this nice museum on both my trips to Belfast, and enjoyed really informative conversations with the people who worked there. I went there with specific questions, and they were always happy to help me find the information I was looking for. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

Megan. our historian is a one woman whirlwind. This museum is so full of information about Belfast, it should be a do not miss. I notice in other reviews you ask if their are restrooms and restaurants and bars. Not in out museum, but everything...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

This museum is worth an hour or so of your time in Belfast. It is housed in an almost 200-year-old building, with several rooms of permanent exhibits. Of particular note are the beautifully restored 1864 Civil War Flag Quilt, a renovated barn and a two-cell...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

Belfast is a lovely small town with an interesting history. The museum is not on the Main Street. So look for it . It is worth a stop. The historical society has done a great job with their displays. I enjoyed my visit and learned...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed December 19, 2016

This is a wonderful place. Megan, loves to help, we are now looking up the history of my house. Fascinating history. Open during the tourist months.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed July 11, 2016

If you are in Belfast or from Belfast there is no reason why not to spend 45mins or so at this free museum. It has tons of interesting articles, artifacts, and pictures of the history of this charming little town. It can ben done in...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

The Belfast Historical Society & Museum is a hidden gem right off the town's center. I visited with my small group on a recent Saturday and we found the collection interesting and the staff friendly. The museum is open to the public Mid-June to Labor...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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