• Posts Tagged ‘museums’

    Friday Features & Finds (love your mother edition)

    by  • April 20, 2012 • Things To Do • 1 Comment


    Hmmm. It’s going to be a beautiful weekend. Where to start? Well, there’s Portland Flea-for-All, open Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm.  Here’s my photo essay on the sights of opening day. Saturday is the last day of the Wonderama steampunk exhibit at Victoria Mansion. (11 am – 4 pm, now through Saturday, […]

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    Echoes of a world gone by: Holiday shopping and revelry at the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Maine Historical Society

    by  • December 19, 2011 • Shopping, Things To Do • 0 Comments


    Victoria Mansion is a movie star. Beautiful, spectacular, and one of a kind.  But sitting right in the middle of Congress Street, anchoring the downtown, is another lovely lady – somewhat older, somewhat more conservative, but every bit as elegant and beautiful: the Wadsworth-Longfellow house and the Maine Historical Society. I’d wager that most people […]

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    Here’s what I suggest…

    by  • December 9, 2011 • Things To Do • 2 Comments


    Looking for some fun things to do to make this weekend special?  Here’s a few things that I suggest: A Celtic Christmas (Here’s a review from the Press Herald) AIRE (American Irish Repertory Ensemble)  Presents A Child’s Christmas in Wales and The Legend of the Wren. Featuring dancers from the Stillson School of Irish Dance. […]

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