Learn about the rich history and artistic traditions of the Saco River valley with fine art, historical artifacts, decorative arts, and community stories. Collection highlights include rare Saco-made Federal furniture, landscapes by Albert Bierstadt, thirteen paintings by Deaf portraitist John Brewster, Jr., and much more.
"John Haley's Civil War," an exhibition based on a diary kept by Saco native John Haley while serving in the 17th Maine Regimen,1862-1865--a chronicle of both the daily events of camp life as well as the tumult of the battlefield.
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