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The Brick Store Museum

117 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7088
+1 207-985-4802
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Great History

What a quaint museum! The history that is there is breathtaking at times. Probably takes an hour to... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
Meaghan Y
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Swampscott, Massachusetts
Interesting for a short rainy day activity to get some history

I went with children and they enjoyed themselves, it took us about 35-45 mins. It was really cheap... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
jenniferbE1357TB
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Damascus, Maryland
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The Brick Store Museum ignites personal connections to local history, art and culture through exhibitions, education and programs celebrating the human experience in the Kennebunks and its surrounding communities. The Museum is open year round, offering revolving exhibits and unique programs.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“local history” (6 reviews)
“rainy day” (3 reviews)
“great history” (2 reviews)
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117 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7088
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+1 207-985-4802
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

What a quaint museum! The history that is there is breathtaking at times. Probably takes an hour to go through. Reading the letters and seeing the war facts first hand really hit home.

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

I went with children and they enjoyed themselves, it took us about 35-45 mins. It was really cheap on groupon and I was trying to do some educational stuff with my kids. Stroller was ok on 1st floor but I left it there and carried...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

On Main St in Kennebunk you will find a sweet small town museum - the Brick Store Museum. It is composed of a few old stores next to eachother and features local history. We enjoyed the exhibit on polite society. While we were there, an...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2017

Visited in September 2016, lovely museum with lots of things to see, including clothing, a doctors which was the lead exhibition which was very interesting. Also the wooden items on the top floor and the pulley for the grain to be moved into the store...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

My family and I took the Mother's Beach walking tour which is held every Thursday at 2pm in the summer. George & Jay were our guides and they were fantastic. Both have been in this area a long time so they knew a lot of...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

A small museum with interesting exhibits and a tiny, but interesting shop. Family package rate on the weekend.

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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

This is a small but a fun exhibit. They have displayed objects found in 26 fairy tales. Different artists have done a painting related to each tale. There is also a synopsis of the tale and information about its origin. It takes you back to...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2016

We have wanted to visit the Brick Store Museum since I worked in Kennebunk in the early 90's but we just never got there. Today we planned to visit and had a great experience. The historic museum had items related to the Revolutionary War, clothing...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2016

Their changing exhibits are fantastic - and their guided tours of the areas are wonderful. For a small local museum - they are amazing. A must see

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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Went there on Wednesday due to the cold, rainy day. We were able to get $1 off the tickets with my AAA card. The museum is two floors, it used to be a store. There are dresses from the past worn by ancestors from the...More

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