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Thompson Island Information Center

1319 Bar Harbor Road, Acadia National Park, ME
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Description: Acadia National Park & Mount Desert Island Chambers Info Center & Fee Station
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is the first visitor center that you will encounter if you drive from the north into Acadia. The ranger was knowledgeable and there were some people from the chamber of commerce who would help out making reservations for accommodation. You can stamp your passport here and buy an entry pass if you don't have the annual pass (which you... More

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Niagara NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We want to thank the lady that was working on the day we arrived for our stay at Acadia. She told us the Bass Harbor Seawall are for a fantastic place for a nice picnic. We spent the afternoon in the Bass Harbor area visiting a few trails and then ended the afternoon picnicking at the Seawall picnic area. You'll... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

Acadia National Park is a big place. Getting all the area info in one place is GREAT. First we talked to the Park Ranger about which trail would suit our family. Then the Chamber of Commerce person helped us with area info on lodging and restaurants. We got everything we needed in one place. The FREE maps are excellent!

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