Celebrating 10 Years Downtown continues with Women's History Month

Don't forget to stop by the Abbe Museum this month to visit Aunt Lu: The Story of Princess Watahwaso, on exhibit until April 4, 2011. AND to celebrate other exceptional Wabanaki Women, visit the Abbe Shop for special discounts! We're offering 10% off titles such as Women of the Dawn and Molly Spotted Elk by Bunny McBride, Princess Watahwaso: Bright Star of the Penobscot, and In the Shadow of the Eagle by Donna M. Loring. And you can enjoy 15% off art created by select Wabanaki women artists, such as Rose Anne Bernard, Donna Sanipass, Sarah Sockbeson, and Joyce Tomah. Stop in or call for more details.

2011 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Abbe Museum's Downtown Bar Harbor location, and to celebrate this important milestone we've planned a little something special for each month. Here's a peek at our upcoming themes and promotions:


Community --- 25% OFF all Abbe Logo souvenirs


Abbe Collections --- Free copy of Handicrafts of the Modern Indians of Maine with a $50 purchase ($15 value!)


Young & Emerging Artists --- Discounts on Select Artists


Abbe Traditions --- Free copy of the Abbe Museum Publications CD, 1928-2003 with a $75 purchase ($19.95 value!)


Birch Bark --- Discounts on Birchbark Art & Products


Back to School --- Discounts on Books; Tea, Popovers,

& Archaeology Contest


Maine Archaeology Month --- Discounts on Select Items


Native American Heritage Month --- Pajama Day & other Discounts


Gratitude--- Midnight Madness & Year-End Clearance