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Stop #5: Abbe Museum

Location:
The Abbe Museum is located in downtown Bar Harbor at 26 Mount Desert Street (Route 3), across from the Village Green. Admission fee.

N 44°23’13” W 68°12’22”

Geology:
At the Abbe’s new downtown museum, visitors find dynamic and stimulating exhibitions and activities interspersed with spaces for quiet reflection. The history and cultures of Maine’s Native people, the Wabanaki, are showcased through changing exhibitions, special events, teacher workshops, archaeology field schools and craft workshops for children and adults.

A gift shop at the museum carries art baskets and other Native American art.

Abbe Museum - http://www.abbemuseum.org/

Surrounding Attractions:
Abbe Museum is located in Bar Harbor where there are an infinite number of things to do from wonderful seafood restaurants, to all kinds of shops and stores, to whale watching and sailing tours.

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