Dedicated to the preservation, documentation, and presentation of the history of the Town of Southwest Harbor since, and prior to, incorporation as a Town in 1905.
Our historical society began with the celebration of Southwest Harbor’s centennial in 2005. We share space with the Southwest Harbor/Tremont Chamber of Commerce in Harbor House on Main Street, where a small display of historical items is on view.
Our Neighborhood: Manset & Seawall ( 165 pp. complete with DVD) and is still available.
We will be presenting a program , “Southwest Harbor, 1916,” in August, date to be determined. We are excited to be part of the Acadia National Park Centennial Celebration.