Machiasport Historical Society

The Gates House is an 1810 Federal-Style house overlooking the Machias Bay, site of the first naval battle of the American Revolution. It contains an extensive collection of maritime history and artifacts associated with the area as well as a genealogical reference room. The Cooper House next door has an antique tool collection, post office and school room.
Property Overview
Property Overview
  • A Riverfront View:
  • A Waterview:
  • Dates Open: July & August (Tuesday - Friday)
  • Handicap Access:
  • Hours Open: 12:30 - 4:30
  • Seasonal: Year Round