Industry and Virtue Joined
Written to accompany the museum's 2015 needlework exhibition, Industry and Virtue Joined includes close-up, color photos of more than 140 Maine and New Hampshire schoolgirl embroideries, along with biographical information about their makers.
$28.99, $4.99 shipping

From the Elegant to the Everyday
With color photographs of more than 50 garments – many never published before – From the Elegant to the Everyday highlights the major fashion trends that affected men's and women's clothing styles from the mid-18th to the mid-20th centuries.
$19.99, $4.99 shipping

I My Needle Ply With Skill
I My Needle Ply with Skill was written to accompany the Saco Museum exhibit of Maine schoolgirl needlework. This fascinating book includes color photos of, and information about, the more than one hundred Maine samplers in the exhibit.
$25.99, $4.99 shipping

Welcome to the Saco Museum

Current Exhibitions

Maine Art Education Association - Changing Seasons
February 10th - May 3rd
The Maine Art Education Association presents their 2024 Spring exhibit, Changing Seasons, at the Saco Museum. This MAEA show features artwork by emerging and veteran art educators around Maine. Changing Seasons includes oil and water color paintings, prints, ceramic, fused and stained glass, mixed media, and fiber arts created by visual art teachers from throughout the state. MAEA members are committed to excellence in art education and passionate about their own work. The opening reception will take place on Saturday, February 10th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, with a snow date of Saturday, February 17th.

Upcoming Exhibitions