June 23 Garden Party

ADVANCED TICKETS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE. TICKETS MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE GATE FOR $25/PERSON UNTIL THE EVENT IS FULL.  Saturday, June 23 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.. Eat, drink, unwind & enjoy a bit of history! Celebrate summer with friends, stroll the gardens, take in a bit of history, eat

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Grant Honors Long-Ago Victory

When a stray bit of ash from the factories along the brook below the Homestead blew onto William Warren Vaughan’s porch and landed in his teacup in the late 1800s, he became determined to buy back the family lands adjacent to the house that had become industrialized — so goes

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2018 Public Program Calendar

We hope to see you at an event in 2018. Please contact info@vaughanhomestead.org if you questions.   

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3/25/16: VWHH Receives New Grant Support

VWHH AWARDED $5,000 FROM BANGOR SAVINGS BANK FOUNDATION FOR BRIDGES RESTORATION PROJECT March 2017: Many thanks to the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation for their generous $5,000 gift to VWHH. The award will support repairs to the 1930 High Arch Bridge set to begin early this summer. Learn More About the

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Bridges Named “Endangered Historic Site”

VAUGHAN WOODS’ BRIDGES – ONE OF MAINE’S MOST ENDANGERED HISTORIC SITES Among the 10 sites chosen in 2015 for Maine Preservation’s “Most Endangered Historic Sites” was Vaughan Woods, whose seven historic stone arch bridges (ca. 1900-1930) are all in need of restoration. Read the full story and donate to the

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Archives Reveal Wartime Stories

HOMESTEAD ARCHIVES REVEAL WARTIME STORIES OF THOSE WHO FOUGHT, SERVED & WAITED AT HOME Read the full story in this Kennebec Journal article.

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November/December Newsletter

Read the November/December Newsletter or take a look at Back issues.

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