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The Brick Store Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Wonderful local history

Learn everything about historic Kennebunk from shipbuilding to presidents. Take guided tours of... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Shepet939
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Kennebunk, Maine
Very pleasant, despite renovations. Excellent World War I exhibit.

This was recommended by local friends and was worth the trip. It's inexpensive (half-price during... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Gus B
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Massachusetts
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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...more
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117 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7088
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Learn everything about historic Kennebunk from shipbuilding to presidents. Take guided tours of shipbuilders home on historic Summer street to see beautiful mansions in original condition.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shepet939
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This was recommended by local friends and was worth the trip. It's inexpensive (half-price during renovations) and the exhibits were well-presented. The renovations won't last forever, and even with them they didn't affect the exhibits.

Date of experience: July 2018
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BrickStoreMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at The Brick Store Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so glad that you made the visit. Thank you, Gus!

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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Meaghan Y
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Noreen M
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

Date of experience: October 2016
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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

Date of experience: July 2017
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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.

Date of experience: July 2017
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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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jacklyn S
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

Date of experience: October 2016
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