Self-guided tours & Guided Mansion Tours available
each day Norlands is open to the public. Other special happenings are listed below:
Now OPEN ~ a New Exhibit
Governor Israel Washburn, Jr. – “Dirigo” – “I Lead” in the Norlands’ Main House. Discover more about Maine’s own “War Governor”. Destined for greatness? Israel Washburn, Jr. led Maine during some of its most challenging times. His life is filled with stories of service to his state and nation. The Exhibit is open to the public as part of your general admission tour.
RESCHEDULED (check back for new date!) ~ Rural Arts Course
Sheep Flock Series – Breeding & Lambing
Sunday, August 21 2-4pm – Special Pop-Up Community Event
Tunes from Times Gone By with traditional fiddler, Owen Kennedy. Have you ever wondered what kind of music may have rung out from Norlands when the Washburn family lived there in the 1800s? This show will feature soaring slow airs, energetic dance medleys, favorites from the Scottish and Irish communities, and a few “newer” highlights from American fiddlers from the 1800s and 1900s, plus lots of stories. Enjoy an afternoon of music in the beautiful Norlands’ Meeting House! This is a ticketed event. To purchase tickets in advance click here.