School Programs

The Abbe Museum specializes in the use of objects and student guided exploration to create memorable experiences to enhance your students’ learning about the Wabanaki tribes, past and present. Available at the museum or in the classroom, these programs are interactive and fun, objects-based and hands-on.

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Educator Resources

The Abbe offers a variety of resources to help educators teach about the Wabanaki. Teacher workshops, free online curriculum material, lists of recommended resources, and our educator discounts in the Museum Shop are just a few of these resources.

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Public Programs

Native scholars, artists and musicians present workshops, discussions, and demonstrations at our locations in downtown Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Visit our calendar to learn more, or contact us at



Internships at the Abbe Museum are a great way for students to learn more about museums and the Wabanaki. Interns get a chance to experience the variety of museum work, from education and collections, to exhibits and guest services.

As a small non-profit organization, the Abbe Museum offers a limited number of internships for high school and college students. For more information, please contact Starr Kelly, Curator of Education at 207-288-3519 or