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Address: 117 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7088
Phone Number: 12079854802
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Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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The Brick Store Museum ignites personal connections to local history, art...

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.

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Small, but great museum

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
bag02341
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Hanson, Massachusetts
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Hanson, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 town. Also, there is a lot on the diseases that affected the town years ago.... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Went because we got a half price Groupon. Certainly not worth the full price. Rather boring especially for children

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BrickStoreMuseum, General Manager at The Brick Store Museum, responded to this review

Hello au1943123! Thank you for your visit to the Brick Store Museum! As a nonprofit museum that depends on admission sales and the generosity of our community to remain open year-round, we appreciate your visit and your input. We are sorry to read that the museum's current offerings did not meet your expectations. We hope that you might make a... More 

Niagara Falls, New York
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55 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

If you are a history buff and are interested in Kennebunk this is the place. We have visited the area for several years, it was interesting to get to know the whys and where's. Several buildings are linked together so it is much larger than it first appears. Informed staff to answer guestions.

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Kennebunk, Maine, United States
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

very neat and full of fun themed displays that are regularly changed.offers children and adult activites

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Arundel, Maine
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

This cultural museum has gathered together art, books, furniture, clothes, artifacts & just plain "cool stuff" from all over the world, brought home to Kennebunk by the sailors, sea-captains & ship owners that made this beautiful little town well-known in Canton, Sydney, London and other ports of call during the 19th century. It's right in the middle of town and... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We go to Maine for its wonderful shoreline and outdoor activities. But it was raining the first day we spent in Kennebunkport. So we decided to try the Brick Store Museum and were pleased that we had. The museum had a very informative and nicely selected exhibit of 50 items to represent the history of the region, as well as... More 

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Milford,Pa
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323 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited this museum on our way to York, Maine. It is a small museum with lots of history. The historical pieces, paintings and photographs were beautiful. It takes about 45 min to 1 hour to see the museum. The staff member was friendly and explained the history of the building, family and what we would see.

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Dover, New Hampshire
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44 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

We stopped here while on vacation and it was such a hidden gem! They had great exhibits showcasing local Kennebunk history. We really liked the Memory in Black and White Gallery that showed off old photos that had been taken by a Kennebunk local. It was like traveling back in time. They also had a fantastic room full of illustrations... More 

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Mosinee, Wisconsin
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49 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We stopped here in the morning on our way out of Kennebunk, and we were very pleased with the little museum. There were a variety of exhibits explaining the local history of the area. Our favorite was 'Kennebunk History in 50 Objects' and the creative way they told the story of the town. It was an excellent and interesting stop... More 

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Kennebunk, Maine
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110 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

You won't spend hours at this tidy little museum( We are members)but it is a very nice place to stop at for a quick look into local history and culture. It is an enjoyable & informative stop for kids and adults

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