On September 16 from 11 am to 3 pm, the Westport Island History Committee in collaboration with homeowners, the Community Association, the Town Hall Committee and other island partners will be sponsoring an historic homes tour: "An Island Home: Six Historic Houses of Westport Island Maine."
The houses are all associated with families of the first Westport Island settlers. Homesteads include characteristic features such as stone-walled pastures, barns and other outbuildings, mills, wharves and related waterfront structures. The homes are representative of 18th to 19th century Georgian, Federal and Greek Revival styles.
Tickets will be $20/person -- cash or check only -- and will be available on the day of the tour at the Old Town Hall, 1217 Main Road. A light lunch will be Included in the admission fee; lunch will be available at the Town Hall for the duration of the event -- 11 am to 3 pm. The historic Westport Community Church next door will also be open for viewing. For questions: call the Town Office, 882-8477 ext. 3