This historic building,now in it's second century as a midcoast landmark, has played many roles in the life of the region. The Opera House was saved and preserved in 2003 by a group of committed citizens,volunteers and donors. Now, just four years later The Opera House is becoming a well-known destination for arts and cultural activities in the region. The Opera House at Boothbay Harbor is a year round,multi-purpose performance facility capable of hosting a variety of events. The main peformance space at the Opera House can seat up to 500 people. With good acoustics,mezzanine seating and historical charm, the main hall provides an excellent place to see a performance, and there isnt a "bad" seat in the house.