Portraying ghosts of the town’s past

Tour the haunted Pownalborough Court House, cemetery, Oct. 28 - 29

Thu, 10/06/2022 - 1:00pm

Story Location:
Pownalborough Court House
23 Courthouse Road
Dresden, ME 04342
United States

DRESDEN — People of all ages who appreciate a creepy Halloween activity can look forward to special haunted tours at the Pownalborough Court House, in Dresden, on Friday and Saturday, Oct 28 and 29, from 4:30 - 8 p.m.

Participants will experience a tour of the haunted court house and cemetery with hauntings provided by people portraying the ghosts of Pownalborough’s past. An outdoor fire with seating will allow guests to enjoy the grounds before or after their tour.

Tickets must be purchased in advance at www.lincolncountyhistory.org. Scroll down the home page or click on Events to “Judgement Day: Historical Hauntings at the Pownalborough Court House.” A printed or digital ticket is required for admittance. Admission is $5 for children under 16 and $15 per adult.

Tours will begin every 15 minutes and be limited to 8 individuals. Be aware that the floors in this 18th century building are uneven and there will be stairs to climb.

The Pownalborough Court House is located at 23 Courthouse Road off Route 218 in Dresden.

Lincoln County Historical Association is a non-profit organization that provides stewardship for the 1754 Chapman-Hall House in Damariscotta, the 1761 Pownalborough Court House in Dresden, and the 1811 Old Jail and Museum in Wiscasset.  For more information, please visit www.lincolncountyhistory.org, Facebook at Lincoln County Historical Association (Maine) or Pownalborough Court House Museum.