Hours of Operation

Gibbs Avenue Museum

and

Blynn Davis Memorial Archives

Tuesday & Thursday, 1  - 4, and by appointment or chance. Tuesday-Friday, 1-4, during July & August.   We are often around at other times, so please don't hesitate to come in if we're here. To better serve you, we strongly recommend that researchers contact us in advance.

 

Narramissic

July & August: Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4, and by appointment or chance.  Closed mid-October - June. Enjoy the grounds and the self-guided hike to the quarry any time during daylight hours. Note: since the facilities are available to rent for weddings, reunions, and other private functions, there may be times (especially Saturdays) that we are not open to the public. Please check in advance if travelling a long distance to visit.



Part time Summer Job


as Site Interpreter at Narramissic this summer. We need someone 4-5 afternoons per week in July and August, and can pay $10 per hour. If you're a student, we can structure it as an internship. Learn about Narramissic and working behind the scenes at an historic site. You'll conduct tours, perform light housekeeping and maintenance, assist with programs, events, and other projects as time permits. If you only have a few hours per week to spare, we can always use volunteers at both the Museum and Narramissic. If you're interested, contact us by USPS or email with a letter of interest, resume, and at least three personal references. Bridgton Historical Society, PO Box 44, Bridgton, ME 04009;  info@bridgtonhistory.org.


Become an Intern at the Museum or Narramissic

Museum/Archives Intern: Collections Assistant

Unpaid internships are available at the Museum and Archives on Gibbs Avenue in Bridgton. These positions involve cataloging object and/or archival collections, scanning photographs and documents and other collections-related tasks. Specific projects may be designed depending on the intern’s interests and experience, and institutional needs. Interns will learn procedures for proper handling, housing, describing, and cataloging collections.

Particularly during the summer, interns may also be responsible for helping to staff the facility, which involves greeting visitors, politely enforcing policies and procedures regarding personal safety and the security of the collections, conducting tours, answering questions, and assisting researchers. Professional training and supervision will be provided. Minimum 3-4 hours per week, depending on the duration of the internship.

For more information or to apply to the internship program, please visit our Contact page.

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