An Island Home: Six Historic Houses of Westport Island Maine
On September 16 from 11 am to 3 pm, the History Committee in collaboration with homeowners, the Community Association, the Town Hall Committee and other island partners will be sponsoring an historic homes tour: "An Island Home: Six Historic Houses of Westport Island Maine."
The houses on this year’s tour are all associated with families of the first Westport Island settlers. Homesteads include characteristic features such as stone-walled pastures, barns and other outbuildings, mills, wharves and other waterfront structures. The homes are representative of 18th to 19th century Georgian, Federal and Greek Revival styles.
Tickets will be $20/person and will be available on the day of the tour at the Old Town Hall, 1217 Main Road. A light lunch will be Included in the admission fee; lunch will be available at the Town Hall for the duration of the event -- 11 am to 3 pm. The historic Westport Community Church next door will also be open for viewing. For questions: call the Town Office, 882-8477 ext. 3