Bangor, Maine, has a powerful past filled with heartwarming stories, commanding personalities and influential events that shaped the Queen City as we know it.

At the Bangor Historical Society we’re committed to preserving, protecting and promoting the rich history of Bangor and her people. We offer a variety of programming, walking tours and special events. We also believe in being a part of our city’s vibrant community and welcome collaborations with our community partners. All of our activities are supported solely through the generous support of our members and friends. Memberships start at just $25 and help us to continue traditions that began with our founding in 1864. Not a member? Learn more about the benefits of membership here.