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The Rufus Porter Museum of Art and Ingenuity promotes and preserves the life and legacy of Rufus Porter. Today, Porter is well recognized for his folk art, however, he was so much more than a painter. Porter was an inventor, a musician, and a founding publisher, editor, and writer for Scientific American, still in publication today.

 
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CELEBRATING THE LIFE, TIMES, AND LEGACY OF A REMARKABLE 19TH CENTURY NEW ENGLANDER THROUGH PRESERVATION AND PROMOTION OF CREATIVITY AND INVENTION.

"LOGIC WILL TAKE YOU FROM A TO B. IMAGINATION WILL TAKE YOU EVERYWHERE."

Albert Einstein

Superheros at Camp Invention

Upcoming Events

  • Harvest Supper with the Bridgton Historical Society
    Sep 10, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Bridgton, 46 Narramissic Rd, Bridgton, ME 04009, USA
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