Historical Sites around Wells, ME

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Storer Garrison State Historic Site

Storer Garrison State Historic Site
1099 Post Rd Route 1
Wells, ME
A plaque here commemorates the site of Storer Garrison to remind visitors of the century of warfare between the British colonial settlers of the re...
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Fort McClary State Historic Site

Fort McClary State Historic Site
Route 103
Kittery Point, ME
For more than 275 years, a fort has stood to protect the approaches to the Piscataqua River at the southern gateway to Kittery, Maine. The most rec...
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Fort Constitution State Historic Site

Fort Constitution State Historic Site
25 Wentworth Road
New Castle, NH
Fort Constitution State Historic Site is located on a peninsula on the northeast corner of New Castle Island. It overlooks both the Piscataqua Rive...
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John Paul Jones State Historic Site

John Paul Jones State Historic Site
Route 1
Kittery, ME
In 1777, John Paul Jones' Sloop of War Ranger was built near this site. It commemorates that historic ship and provides information about...
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Fort Stark State Historic Site

Fort Stark State Historic Site
211 Wildrose Lane
New Castle, NH
Fort Stark Historic Site is located on a peninsula historically called Jerry's Point on the southeast corner of New Castle Island. It overlooks the...
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Moffatt-Ladd House and Garden

Moffatt-Ladd House and Garden
154 Market Street
Portsmouth, NH
A National Historic Landmark open to the public since 1912
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Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion State Historic Site

Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion State Historic Site
375 Little Harbor Road
Portsmouth, NH
Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion Historic Site is the former home of New Hampshire's first royal governor, Benning Wentworth, who served in office from 1...
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White Island State Historic Site

White Island State Historic Site
The first lighthouse at the Isles of Shoals was erected on White Island in 1820. It was made out of stone and wood shingles. The White Island Light...
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Governor Wentworth Historic Site

Governor Wentworth Historic Site
56 Wentworth Farm Rd
Wolfboro, NH
At Governor Wentworth Historic Site, explore the remains of an extensive northern plantation built just before the outbreak of the American Revolut...
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Eagle Island State Historic Site

Eagle Island State Historic Site
S. Harpswell
Harpswell, ME
Nestled a few miles off the coast of Maine, Eagle Island State Historic Site, and National Historic Landmark, receives about 6,000 visitors each se...
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Taylor Mill State Historic Site

Taylor Mill State Historic Site
242 Island Pond Road
Derry, NH
The 200-year old "Taylor Up and Down Sawmill" is the property of the State of New Hampshire and is cooperatively maintained and run by the Division...
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Robert Frost Farm State Historic Site

Robert Frost Farm State Historic Site
122 Rockingham Rd
Derry, NH
The Robert Frost Farm Historic Site was home to Robert Frost and his family from 1900-1911. Frost, one of the nation's most acclaimed poets whose w...
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Castle In The Clouds

Castle In The Clouds
455 Old Mountain Road
Moultonborough, NH
History: Tom and Olive Plant’s mountaintop estate "Lucknow", built in 1913-1914 high in the Ossipee Mountain Range with a breathtaking vista ...
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The Historic Russell-Colbath Homestead

The Historic Russell-Colbath Homestead
West of Jigger Johnson Campground, New Hampshire 112
Conway, NH
The Russell-Colbath Homestead is a wood frame house that was built in the early 1830's by Thomas Russell and his son Amzi Russell. The homestead is...
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Salem Maritime National Historic Site

Salem Maritime National Historic Site
160 Derby St
Salem, MA
When the United States was young, ships from Salem, Massachusetts helped to build the new nation's economy by carrying cargo back and forth from th...
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Fort Baldwin State Historic Site

Fort Baldwin State Historic Site
10 Perkins Farm Lane
Phippsburg, ME
Built between 1905 and 1912 and named for Jeduthan Baldwin, an engineer for the Colonial army during the Revolutionary War, Fort Baldwin originally...
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Fort Popham State Historic Site

Fort Popham State Historic Site
10 Perkins Farm Land
Phippsburg, ME
Fort Popham is a semi-circular granite fort that was never completed, though construction began in 1862 for use during the Civil War. Modifications...
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Hannah Duston Memorial State Historic Site

Hannah Duston Memorial State Historic Site
298 US Route 4
Boscawen, NH
Hannah Duston Memorial was erected in 1874 and is the first publically-funded statue in New Hampshire. Located on a small island at the confluence ...
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Fort Revere

Fort Revere
60 Farina Road
Hull, MA
Fort Revere Park is an 8+ acre historic site located atop Telegraph Hill in Hull Village. The Park contains the remains of two seacoast fortificati...
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Roxbury Heritage State Park

Roxbury Heritage State Park
183 Roxburt street
Boston, MA
The Dillaway-Thomas House at Roxbury Heritage State Park was built in 1750 and served as headquarters for General John Thomas and the Continental A...
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