The Fall Franklin County History Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8.

The following area historical societies and museums will be open for visitors to tour at their leisure:

• Dead River Historical Society in Stratton;

• Farmington Historical Society — Titcomb House, The Octagon House and North Church, all in Farmington;

• Kingfield Historical Society, Ski Museum and Stanley Museum, all in Kingfield;

• Lexington/Highland Historical Society, in Lexington;


• Maine’s Paper & Heritage Museum in Livermore Falls;

• Nowetah’s Indian Museum in New Portland;

• New Vineyard Historical Society;

• Phillips Historical Society, Sandy River and Rangeley Lakes Railroad Museum, all located in Phillips;

• Rangeley Historical Society and Outdoor Sporting Heritage, both in Rangeley;

• Maine Forestry Museum in Bradley;

• Strong Historical Society-Hammond House; and

• The Wilton Farm and Home Museums.

For more information, call Jane Stinchfield, of the Phillips Historical Society, at 860-8545.

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