Acadia national park visitors center acadia national park. However park information can also be obtained at the thompson island visitor center the sieur de monts nature center the rockefeller welcome center and the bar harbor chamber of commerce at 2 cottage street in bar harbor.
Po box 177 bar harbor me 04609.
Acadia national park visiting center. The visitor center includes staff available to answer questions. In 2002 at the young age of 5 katie and her sister elizabeth became junior rangers while visiting acadia national park. You may want to begin your exploration of acadia national park here at the hulls cove visitor center just off route 3 in bar harbor.
Here park rangers are available to answer your questions on the best things to do in acadia this is also a good place to fill up your water bottle and use the restroom before you go. The main visitor center at acadia national park is the hulls cove visitor center. Park ranger provides information outside hulls cove visitor center set up to practice physical distancing.
The entrance is a short distance on the right if traveling east towards bar harbor after the hulls cove inlet which will be on your left. Hulls cover visitor center is acadia national park s main visitor contact station. Hours changes seasonally so check our hours seasons page prior to your arrival.
In earth and planetary sciences and working as an interpretive park ranger at mount rainier national park in washington state. Our premium narrated bus tour of acadia national park is an extended and enhanced version 3 5 hours of our very popular classic tour. Hulls cove visitor center.
The first stop for many park visitors is the hulls cove visitor center. One primary visitor center hulls cove bar harbor as well as a few small informational welcome centers offer acadia national park visitors a plethora of information on activities and events as well as small museum quality exhibits and presentations. A good place to start your exploration of acadia national park as its name implies is the information center for visitors located along route 3 outside the island village of hulls cove about eight miles beyond the thompson island bridge.
There is a good sized parking area with room for rv s. Eighteen years later she s pursuing a ph d. Photo by will newton friends of acadia nps acadia national park visitor centers.
The premium tour takes place on a luxury berkshire coach with air conditioning improved view ability from the bus as well as a smaller group setting 22 people or less. Park your vehicle in one of the 200 available spaces climb the 52 stairs and head on in. It is located off of route 3 in bar harbor maine.
See 1 197 reviews articles and 227 photos of acadia national park visitors center ranked no 12 on tripadvisor among 36 attractions in acadia national park. Upon entering the parking lot visitors can access information and seasonal island explorer bus stops via a covered pavilion.