The preparations have been done, and the panels have been printed - now we are in the process of physically installing our next exhibit - "50th Anniversary of the Tall Timber Classic Races at Sugarloaf". This museum will be open December 21 - 23rd from 10am to 3:30pm, closed 12/24 & 12/25, then reopening on December 26th and stay open through the next week. If you would like to make a reservation to visit the new exhibit - please contact the museum at: 207-265-2023. In accordance to the current Maine CDC guidelines, all visitors must wear a mask, practice social distancing and we can only allow 5 non-related persons in the museum at one time. The staff will be wearing masks, and will be sanitizing the museum in between visitors. We have a sanitization station set up in the entrance and disposable masks for your protection.
Thank you to all the businesses who gave generous donations to our online auction. From Kittery to Rockwood - we had great items to fill out the auction - your continued support to MSSM is appreciated. Also, thank you to all our members, facebook followers that bid on this auction. We hope you will enjoy your purchases. Please contact the museum: 207-265-2023 to confirm your purchase and make arrangements to receive your items.
You can be a hero of Maine's rich skiing history by renewing or becoming a member of the Maine Ski and Snowboard Museum. Benefits of becoming a member include receiving our newly designed bi-annual Snow Trail magazine, special invitations to events happening across the state of Maine, a 10% discount on all online purchases, and updates on new exhibits both in the Kingfield Museum as well as our permanent satellite exhibit in the Robinson House of the Bethel Historical Society. To renew online, click on the button below which will take you to our membership page.
Celebrate, Preserve and Share The History and Heritage of Maine Skiing.
Thank you to all our members and donors - 2020 marks a big year in Maine's Ski History and we will be sharing our mission throughout Maine in celebrations across the state! This year marks 150 years of skiing in Maine, along with our state's Bicentennial! Be sure to check our events page out for updates on our activities.
A big thank you to all our newly trained docents/volunteers. As a result, the museum was open on the weekends during ski season. We saw quite a few guests during February vacation week - it's great meeting potential new members. Membership benefits include receiving our new 4 color Bi-Annual Snow Trail Magazine which is filled with great ski stories from around the state and special invitations to our upcoming events.
Help us support our ski and snowboard mission: “To preserve and publicize the business of skiing in Maine, while celebrating Maine’s ski history and heritage”
256 Main Street, Kingfield, Maine
The museum is now open Monday-Friday from 10am-3pm, in accordance with the latest recommendations from the CDC and Governor Mills. Masks are required upon entry.
Maine is very rich in ski history, yet many people do not realize it nor recognize the place this history holds within the American ski world. Because of this, many of those who have valued the special spirit our sport entails are concerned this history will be lost. It is this concern which motivated the founders... Keep Reading.