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#1 of 4 Museums in Mount Desert
At this modest one-room museum, founder/curator Steven Haynes provides a lively overview of Maine's granite industry, from the geological events which formed the stone to quarrying and finishing it into noteworthy...
Steve - the founder, president and curator is totally amazing... Starting in the quarries around the age of 11 he's maintained his passion for the granite trade throughout his life.
Wendell Gilley Museum Southwest Harbor 4.3 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Southwest Harbor
In addition to the carvings themselves, the museum also offers classes and workshops in bird carving, and you can watch artists at work and purchase carving tools there.
Featured were paintings by Jamie Wyeth, Marsden Hartley, George Innes and Martin Heade, among others along with a small show of avian artist Edwin Gamble’s work.
#2 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
Located at 105 Eden Street on the campus of the College of the Atlantic, in the original headquarters of Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island, the Dorr Museum is a treasure trove of Maine's natural world wi...
Hands-on exhibits (can touch all the pelts, sea creatures, etc.) were fun for adults as well as kids.
Abbe Museum Bar Harbor 5.5 mi away
#1 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
Excellent museum with an interesting variety of artifacts, films, artwork and stories that center the perspective of the Wabanaki nations.
The museum captures the history and culture of the indigenous people, the Wabanaki.....actually a confederation of several tribes including the Penobscot and Micmac.
Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens Mount Desert Island, ME 2.2 mi away
#7 of 16 Museums in Mount Desert Island
I would highly recommend stopping to read the history of the area and take pictures of the museum, bridge and selectsmen building.
The museum is a cute little building with artifacts, maps, and pictures of the area.
Ernie's Sculpture's Bar Harbor 3.5 mi away
#6 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
I was looking for interesting art for my backyard, and came across Ernie's and found the most ornate steampunk art.
Saw a full bar of course in miniature size, which was about two feet long, full bar, seats palm trees and so on.
#1 of 3 Museums in Northeast Harbor
Rocky Mann - Studio Potter Bar Harbor 5.2 mi away
#4 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
Thanks for making and sharing your beautiful art and life outlook!
We were free to browse comfortably, yet were able to engage in conversation and got to know them a little better.
#2 of 3 Museums in Northeast Harbor
Little Village Gifts Bar Harbor 5.6 mi away
#3 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
This is truly a great little gift shop - the owners are outstanding generous people and offer wonderful big and little Maine gifts.
We make sure we stop in Little Village Gifts every year during our summer vacation to Acadia.
#5 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
The Designer Showhouse is a wonderful place to tour and learn about the history of Bar Harbor while viewing some iconic samples of sought after interior designers, landscape designers and architects.
The first floor has been transformed by extraordinarily talented designers from around the state, juxtaposing the old and the new, using some of the gorgeous art and furniture from the Historical Society’s collect...
#8 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
The history of the guilded age is on full display at this outstanding local museum.
Eclipse Gallery Bar Harbor 5.6 mi away
#7 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
D'Alessio Gallery Bar Harbor 5.6 mi away
#9 of 9 Museums in Bar Harbor
The gallery layout is open and welcoming - the exhibition of D'Alessio's original paintings can be viewed and absorbed at leisure from the comfort of couches - and there are portfolios of his artwork done in vario...
Smart Studio Northeast Harbor
#3 of 3 Museums in Northeast Harbor