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Bar Harbor Historical Society Museum
Ranked #53 of 69 things to do in Bar Harbor
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“A Real Gem.”
Reviewed 11 July 2013 via mobile

Only open 1pm to 4pm. It is free, but you can leave a donation. Volunteers work their. Everyone is very nice. No pictures allowed. I was very interested in the fires of 1947. They had great first hand accounts of this event. I could have stayed all day but they have very short window. If you love local history, you will love this place.

Visited July 2013
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“Breathtaking stained glass on the second floor!”
Reviewed 18 September 2012

The stained glass is on the second floor in what was the chapel when the original use of the building was a St. Edwards Convent built for The Holy Redeemer Catholic Church.This museum is easy to walk to. Down the street from the park and the library. For detailed information see their web site :http://www.barharborhistorical.org

It is an easy walk and well worth the effort.

AND by the way: ADMISSION IS FREE!!!

Visited September 2012
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