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Upcoming Events:

  • Annual Fall Clean-Up Day
    November 08, 2014

    Annual Fall Clean Up Day is Saturday, November 8, 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon.  Volunteers are invited to join the Woodlawn staff for lawn raking, garden...

  • Holiday Tours
    December 01, 2014

    Tour Woodlawn and see splendid decorations while hearing a special audio tour presentation on the history of Christmas at Woodlawn and New England. ...

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Stone Walls

For over 180 years, stone walls have quietly defined Woodlawn’s boundaries.  Measuring approximately a mile and half long, their grace and beauty are testament to a traditional New England craft while quietly reminding us of the estate’s agricultural roots.  The dry-laid fieldstone walls can be traced to Col. John Black’s use of Woodlawn as a gentleman’s farm, most likely built as fields were cleared for cultivation.   Woodlawn has recently begun a project restore the stone walls.

 

Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park
P.O. Box 1478  •  Rte. 172  •  Ellsworth, Maine 04605  •  (207) 667-8671