FIDDLE HEAD TURTLEThe staff strides through multiple programs in the department to preserve the rich culture and history that is so important to the people of the Penobscot Nation.  There are ongoing efforts to revitalize the Penobscot language through classes and by making use of new technology.    


The Penobscot Cultural & Historic Preservation Department now have the Penobscot Dictionary available on-line with audio.

Penobscot Dictionary

Language Camp 2016

Calendar Reference  

Download the Penobscot Unicode Here

Language Potluck Conversational Words

Speak Penobscot In The Home        

Speak Penobscot In The Kitchen...  -Conversations







May 18, 1605

George Weymouth makes landfall on Monhegan Island in Maine. With-in days he would kidnap five Penobscot Indians and take them to Europe.