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Maine Granite Industry Historical Society

Maine Granite Industry Historical Society Facts

Founded:
Maine Granite Industry Historical Society was founded in 2002.

Mission:
Our major mission is to preserve the traditions and practices of our forefathers so that they may not be forgotten.

Collections:
Our Maine Granite Industry Museum houses hundreds of the tools used by the quarrymen, blacksmiths, stone cutters and stone carvers. On display are over 350 historic photos, company ledgers, books, Union badges and constitutions.

We have the largest collection of books relating to the granite industry and family genealogy writings from the families of the men who worked the quarries.

Hours:
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday,
April 1-October 31