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Deer Isle Village

Deer Isle, ME
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Ranked #4 of 9 attractions in Deer Isle
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Arts and crafts
Description: Being near the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts means that a lot of fine crafts are available here.
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English first
Greenville, Maine
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Upon stepping out the door of the Pilgrim's Inn, we were on Maine Street in Deer Isle Village. We met and talked with almost all the artists whose galleries were there and as a result, their work was even more meaningful. We were struck by their love of place and how the spirit and beauty of Deer Isle had captured... More

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ANDOVER
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Nice ice cream shop and bookstore/gift shop. Quite a bit more to explore but never did make it back here to check it out. More to do next time!

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Foxboro
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

Loved the Deer Isle Art Association art gallery, The Whale's Rib Restaurant, the Periwinkle for magazines and copies of The Lupine Lady. Also liked the Red Dot Art Gallery...and the Ice Cream Shop for no sugar added flavors. My husband is diabetic.

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Mendham, NJ
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

Deer Isle village is the jumping off point for a number of local galleries, the most notable of which is The Turtle Gallery on Route 15. Don't miss it! The owner Elena Kubler has excellent taste and a subtle eye for fine art and high end artisan crafts. The main portion of the gallery is in a two-level barn with... More

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Boston, MA
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

My family and I have vacationed in Maine for twenty years, and much too late we discovered the village of Deer Isle, on the under appreciated Deer Isle island. This quiet Maine town is sited on a beautiful section of the Maine coast. The tiny library offers a surprisingly ample supply of books and DVDs; the village is home to... More

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Surry, Maine
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66 reviews 66 reviews
38 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2012

We come here to go to Galleries, have lunch. A nice outing for the day.

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High Point, North Carolina
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90 reviews 90 reviews
43 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

Deer Isle Village hosts an annual 4th of July Parade that is very old fashioned and fun! The entire island turns out for it. It's like being back in the 1950's. The village is tiny (Stonington village is much bigger by comparison but also very small). The island of Deer Isle is the best part of Maine. There are many... More

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Ellsworth, Maine
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107 reviews 107 reviews
46 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

Avoid the crowds of Bar Harbor and visit this small island. The other half of this island is Stonington. Excellent carbmeat and lobster. people very polite. Try fried clams while you visit. Wonderful crafts to buy.

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Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
18 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

We happened on Deer ISle on a Friday. The 44 coffee place in the old school in the center of town was open but so was the 'farmer' market' in the same place. We were able to buy a mug of the BEST soup for lunch with home made bread. Then we bought goodies from the women who were selling... More

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