Dead River Area Historical Society

PO Box 15
Statton, ME 04982
171 Main Street
Stratton, ME 04982


Open - July 1st to the last Sunday in August annually and by appointment Hours - Saturday and Sunday, 11:00am-3:00pm


Built as a church in 1878 and located at the junction of Route 16 and 27 in the village of Stratton, the Dead River Area Historical Society exhibits collections from 1850- with all the artifacts given from the original families of the Dead River Region. Displays include a collection of old carpentry and logging tools, china, glass, a church organ, furniture from native families, a complete schoolroom, a memorial room to the lost towns of Flagstaff and Dead River, the lineage of several native families, and a host of memorabilia from native homesteads.