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The Christmas Vacation Shop

Address: 110 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Phone Number: (207) 288-5268
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Ranked #8 of 18 Shopping in Bar Harbor
Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
Owner description: The Christmas Vacation Shop is now owned and operated by artists who create Maine Made Ornaments...
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Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: The Christmas Vacation Shop is now owned and operated by artists who create Maine Made Ornaments and Gifts. From lobster claws to driftwood, ceramic and clay to glass and shells, you will find original unique ornaments and gifts that you will love. We have wonderful gifts including off course Christmas Gifts and more than 5000 personalized ornaments for any occasion. Female owned and operated. Made in Maine, Made with Pride, Made at The Christmas Vacation Shop in Bar Harbor Maine. We invite you to come visit, explore the shop chat with the artists and see us in action as we create beautiful pieces of art depicting New England Maine Themes including Blueberries, Moose, Lobster, Lighthouses, Loons, Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Vacations and More! Each day new and original surprises await!

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English first
greeley, CO
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154 reviews 154 reviews
62 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I didn't get any, but the shop had Christmas ornaments made of real lobster claw shells. I got a coupleof lobster related ornaments. Good Bar Harbor soyvenirs.

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

When you walk into this store, you get a sense of instant Christmas spirit; that no matter what day of the year it is, December 25 will be just around the corner. The customer service was amazing, as the nice lady patiently waited for my kids to pick out their "design an ornament/plaque" and have them tell her what to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I just discovered this Trip Advisor, but I am so happy that I did! I was visiting Bar Harbor with my family last weekend and we went into the Christmas Vacation Shop to pick out an annual family ornament for our tree....and WOW! They have so many to choose from and the part my kids loved most, was getting to... More 

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
51 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

We love Christmas ornaments so this was the store for us! We picked out some special ornaments here and had so much fun looking at all of them. Great for gifts! There's an ornament for everyone in this store!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2010

My family and I love this store! Great Christmas gifts, excellent staff...just great Christmas fun! Add the fact that their located in Bar Harbor Maine and you can't lose! We love the local made glass ornaments..I bet you will to! Go see them this summer.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2010

We visited this store while on a honeymoon cruise in September 2009. We wanted to find a beautiful Maine ornament that would commemorate our honeymoon and our trip to Bar Harbor. When we stepped into the store it was so cute! All sorts of Christmas decor and so many ornaments and gifts to choose from. There were souvenirs, nutcrackers and... More 

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