Tate House Museum Admission and Tour
The Tate House Museum is one of the biggest historical area that normally is situated in the country of Portland. It is one of the museum that is usually accorded with much respect that is needed to make sure that you will have fun being there. The reason as to what until today this place is respected by many people in the world it holds some of the best historic documents that a person can learn a lot of things from and how some of the history happened during that period of time.
It is also one of the best country destination for the both local and also the international tourist coming from various place to come here and have fun in everything that is usually done here. there very known and great historian who are here and there role is to make sure that you have understood all the process and the event that used to happen during colonial period of this country.
The museum is also being considered as one of the place that have national liberty that people can decide to walk in during their free time to go and do their own research with the observation that they will be able to make. The awesome experience comes when the time for visit g some of the 18th century homes will be provided to you.
It is one of the moment and opportunity that you cannot afford missing out. There is one hour that you will be guide in this historic place by well knowledgeable tour guide who have been employed here and are very friendly because they have all the experience that you can need to learn things.
The historic Tate House was constructed for Captain George Tate and his family in 1755. The Tate family had arrived in the Colonies around 1750, while Tate served as the Senior Mast Agent for the British Royal Navy, overseeing the cutting and shipping of white pines from Maine to England.
This position assured Tate's success, and his status in the community is reflected by the style of architecture he selected for his home. With its clapboards still unpainted, Tate House is one of two residences in Maine with an unusual subsumed dormer in the gambrel roof. As the only pre-Revolutionary home in Greater Portland that is open to the public, the impressive period furnishings, beautiful grounds, herb gardens, and unique architecture of the Tate House offer an insightful glimpse at the 18th century and life in Colonial Maine.
Hourly tours are led by experienced docents who will lead the way through one of the true gems of Maine's colonial history.
Pickup & Return:
Tate House Museum.
Departure Times: Tours operate hourly, on the hour:
- Professional guide
Does not include:
- Transportation to/from attractions
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Not wheelchair accessible