Best Things To Do in Mount Desert, Maine

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  1. # 1 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 77 times in trip plans
    1780 Selectmen's Building, Somesville Museum And Gardens

    Tags: Museum, Garden, View Point

    Address: 2 Oak Hill Rd, Mt Desert, ME 04660, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Witness the surreal beauty of the most photographed sites in Mt. Desert when you are visiting the 1780 Selectmen's Building, Somesville Museum and Gardens. The lovely landscaping on the outside of the...Read more

  2. # 2 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 81 times in trip plans
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    Address: 15 Golf Club Ln, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662, USA

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    Jordan Valentine

    Very nice course. Greens in great shape. Fairly short and straight but worth the drive!

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  3. # 3 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 9 times in trip plans
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    Address: Thuya Dr, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662, USA

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    Jane Brummer

    Amazing. Park in the small lot on Peabody. Walk up the stone path, Asticou Terraces. Go to each stopping point and linger. Wander Thuya garden at the top and hope the lovely lodge full of the designer...

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  4. # 4 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 12 times in trip plans
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    Address: 2928 Park Loop Rd, Seal Harbor, ME 04675, USA

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
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    Cora Mumme

    My husband and I ate at the Pond House at noon at the end of October. Due to the off season, the restaurant and not too busy and we were able to get in earlier than our reservations. The food is avera...

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  5. # 5 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 10 times in trip plans
    The Asticou Azalea Garden Image
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    Address: 3 Sound Dr, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662, USA

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    Heather Wendel

    Loved this hidden gem. I always love going to Japanese gardens and came across this on Google maps. Donation based garden. Small but a lot to offer. Recommend it if are in the area. Easily to drive pa...

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  6. # 6 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 12 times in trip plans
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    Address: 48 Harborside Rd, Mt Desert, ME 04660, USA

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    Sam Wornall

    Cute and out of busy Bar Harbor. The blueberry muffins were awesome and it's a great place to hit the trails from. Room 1 does have a thin wall between the bathroom and the sunroom where coffee and mu...

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  7. # 7 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Address: Jordan Pond, Mt Desert, ME, USA

  8. # 8 of 12 Things To Do in Mount Desert | Added 2 times in trip plans
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    Address: 5 Main St

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  • Parker House

    185 South St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Prospect Harbor Light Station

    Lighthouse Point Road

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Highseas

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Edward J. Hammond Hall

    427 Main St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Shore Acres

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • E. B. White House

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Bubble Pond

    Lakes
  • Jordan Pond

    Lakes
  • Echo Lake

    Lakes
  • Walker Pond

    186 Coastal Rd

    Lakes
  • Toddy Pond

    Lakes
  • Eagle Lake

    4739 Eagle Lake Road

    Lakes
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  • Abbe Museum

    26 Mount Desert St

    Museums
  • Wendell Gilley Museum

    4 Herrick Rd

    Museums
  • Bar Harbor Historical Society

    33 Ledgelawn Ave

    Museums
  • Woodlawn Museum

    19 Black House Dr

    Museums
  • Seal Cove Auto Museum

    1414 Tremont Rd

    Museums
  • Mount Desert Oceanarium

    1351 State Highway 3

    Museums
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  • Seacoast Fun Park

    233 Bar Harbor Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Great Maine Lumberjack Show

    127 Bar Harbor Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Wild Acadia Fun Park & Water Slides

    233 Bar Harbor Rd

    Amusement Parks Restaurants
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  • Finback Alehouse

    30 Cottage St

    American Bars
  • Coda

    18 Village Green Way

    Bars Music and Show Venues American
  • Lompoc Cafe

    36 Rodick St

    American Bars
  • The Dockside Inn & Restaurant

    48 Shore Rd

    American Seafood Bars
  • Thirsty Whale

    40 Cottage St

    Seafood Bars American
  • Geddy's Pub

    19 Main St

    Bars American Pizza
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  • Acadia National Park

    20 McFarland Hill Dr

    Natural Parks
  • Wild Gardens of Acadia

    Natural Parks
  • Bubble Rock

    Natural Parks
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  • Little Long Pond

    Dog Parks
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  • Fine Sand Beach

    Beaches
  • Bar Harbor Town Beach

    Beaches
  • Branch Pond

    Beaches
  • Sea Glass Beach

    Beaches
  • Hunter's Beach

    Beaches
  • Union River Subs

    242 Water St

    Beaches
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  • Eagle Lake Carriage Road Entrance

    Hiking
  • Saint Sauveur Mountain

    Hiking
  • Wonderland Trail

    Hiking
  • Carriage Road Junction 16

    Hiking
  • Kebo Mountain

    Hiking
  • The Bubbles

    Hiking
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  • Vagabond Deep Sea Fishing

    182 Clark Point Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Eggemoggin Guide Service

    358 Christy Hill Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Acadia Fishing Tours

    182 Clark Point Rd

    Landmarks Hunting and Fishing
  • Downeast Friendship Sloop Charters

    11 Apple Ln

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Downeast Fishing Gear

    12 Bar Harbor Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Bait Shed

    Hunting and Fishing
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