Franco-American Collection

Location and Hours

Hours:

The Collection is generally open Monday-Thursday, from 10am-4pm, but is occasionally closed to accommodate the Coordinator's schedule, especially during the mornings.  During the fall and spring semesters, it is also open Tuesday evenings from 5pm-7:30pm, and you can always contact the Coordinator to make an appointment for another time.  Call (207-753-6545) or e-mail (janet.roberts@maine.edu) if you wish to make an appointment or to confirm that it will be open for your visit.

The Collection is closed or has reduced hours in January, June, and July.

Location:

The Collection is part of the University of Southern Maine's Lewiston-Auburn College, and is located in room 171 of the campus at 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston:

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From the Turnpike (I-95); COMING FROM THE SOUTH, take exit 80 (formerly Exit 13). Take a left at the light and then take your first right, headed for Lisbon Falls. Turn left at the second stoplight (Maine Public Broadcasting will be on your left) onto Westminster Street. USM's Lewiston-Auburn Campus is towards the top of the hill on the right, after Ryder Truck.

From the Turnpike (I-95); COMING FROM THE NORTH, take exit 80 (formerly exit 13). Bear right coming off the exit and then take your first right, headed for Lisbon Falls. Turn left at the second stoplight (Maine Public Broadcasting will be on your left) onto Westminster Street. USM's Lewiston-Auburn Campus is towards the top of the hill on the right, after Ryder Truck.

From Intown Lewiston; Take Canal Street to Lisbon Street toward Lisbon Falls. (Route 196).After going under the Maine Turnpike Underpass, turn left at the second stoplight onto Westminster Street. USM's Lewiston-Auburn Campus is towards the top of the hill on the right, after Ryder Truck.

From Brunswick; Take Route 196 to Lewiston. Turn right at the light onto Westminster Street (Across the street from the Tire Warehouse). USM's Lewiston-Auburn Campus is towards the top of the hill on the right, after Ryder Truck.