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Andre the Seal Statue

Harbor View Drive, Rockport Marine Park, Rockport, ME 04856
207-236-0676
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Ranked #3 of 11 Attractions in Rockport
Type: Monuments/ Statues
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aroda
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I grew up in MAINE, and remember stories of Andre the seal. the movie is worth checking out also, before you go. That harbor is so pretty and so Maine. Then to get my photo with Andre,his statue is right at the landing, and he is the honary Harbormaster of Rockport Harbor... love it.

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Titusville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Read the story or view it on DVD of Andre the Seal as it is very moving and very appropriate for children. The statue is very nice and was actually unveiled by Andre himself...Hint: find out how. The statue is on the marina floor in Rockport Harbor where boats and kayaks can be launched. We kayaked out to Curtis Lighthouse.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This was the highlight of my trip. Andre is one of my favorite movies. Its was worth the 25 hour drive!

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New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Interesting little statue at Rockport Harbor that families will enjoy viewing and then later reading the book about Andre.

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Milford, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Wendy wanted to see Andre's statue ! and had told me this about a year ago, so when I found out that she was going to be in Milford, NH for the weekend I planed a trip to Rockport, Me for her to meet Andre ! .

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My sister and I grew up watching Andre perform in Rockport Harbor. After he passed this became an annual stop. We have pictures of my sister and I at the statue throughout the years. In addition to visiting the statue the view from Rockport Harbor is beautiful and much quieter than Camden or Rockland Harbor. Nice place for a picnic

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New York City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

When i was young, I saw Andre in the harbor, and I didn't know their was a statue. Romantic park and peaceful views of the fishing boats

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Saco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Every year I find my way to the Rockport harbor and visit my "friend" Andre. I have more than a dozen pictures of Andre with my children (at different ages), other family members and friends; as we pause to reflect on Andre's life and the Coast of Maine!

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Rockport, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

A small park with a great view. The park has a great view of the quiet harbor activity and a panoramaic view out to the sea can be seen as well. There is room to park and places to sit. Telling the Story of Andre near the statue is a cool spot for story telling. And besides the granite is... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

OK it is only a statue and it is not in the most buzzing place in Maine. But it is THE ANDRE THE SEAL. Well worth stopping by and taking few pictures! The setting is really nice, and the statue is very lifelike. As the previous review said, it is just a statue, but I drove miles and miles to... More

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