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Old Couple on Mount Desert Island

Membership is open to all.  Please join us in discovering the people, the events, the traditions, and the connections between our past and our future on Mount Desert Island


The benefits of membership include:

  • advance notices of all events and activities
  • free admission to exhibits and many of the entertaining and informative programs
  • your copy of Chebacco - the annual  Magazine of the Mount Desert Historical Society
  • a newsletter on historical topics
  • year-round access to the Ralph W. Stanley Research Room
  • the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping preserve stories, traditions and treasures from 250 years of island history.
The MDI Historical Society is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit educational organization.
All contributions are deductible to the extent permitted by law.