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    May 2017

    Boots on the Ground. SHOOT LIKE A GIRL

    May 27 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Montpelier, 30 High Street
    Thomaston, ME 04861
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    SHOOT LIKE A GIRL: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front. Knox Museum announces its newest big get! USAF Major and Air National Guard pilot, and acclaimed author Mary Jennings (M.J.) Hegar, with 3 tours of duty, the Purple Cross, and the Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor under her belt, will deliver this year's keynote address at 2017's Boots on the Ground on Saturday, May 27, starting at 11 am. Senator John McCain says "Major Mary…

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    June 2017

    Flag Day

    June 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Knox Museum, 30 High Street
    Thomaston, ME 04861 United States
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    Happy Birthday US Army! Come help us celebrate Flag Day and the 241st birthday of the United States Army. Wednesday • June 14, 2017 • 5:00pm - 6:30pm. Outdoor ceremony with speakers, and special recognition given to local families whose relatives served in WWI, The Great War. Admission is free, and all are invited. Stay tuned for further details. (That’s Bill Packard, l to r, Mike Edgecomb, Dave Franclemont, and Carmine Pecorelli celebrating the Navy’s birthday at Montpelier in October.)

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    Opening Reception for Maine Women in the Military Exhibition

    June 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Montpelier, 30 High Street
    Thomaston, ME 04861
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    Maine Military Women from the American Revolution to The Global War on Terror.  Opening reception, Thursday, June 15, 2017, 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Come see Knox Museum’s special 2017 exhibition on Maine women in the military, from Molly Pitcher and Hannah Watts Weston to Beth Parks, and Adria Horn, above. In Montpelier's brand new third floor rotating exhibition space. Admission is free, and all are welcome. Exhibition continues through Columbus Day.

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    July 2017

    Muskets to Machine Guns: BOOM!

    July 1 @ 12:00 pm - July 3 @ 4:00 pm
    Montpelier, 30 High Street
    Thomaston, ME 04861
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    Boom! For 3 days only, Knox Museum - in partnership with the Maine Military Historical Society Museum - will exhibit an impressive cache of historic and contemporary weaponry, from the American Revolution through present day. Saturday/Sunday/Monday, July 1-3, 2017, inside Montpelier, 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Admission is $10 Adults, $8 Seniors and AAA Members, Children age 5 -13 $4, and Flat Family Rate (2 parents and 2 kids) $20. Active Military, Knox Museum members, and kids under 5 admitted free.

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