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Thompson Island Information Center

1319 Bar Harbor Road, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
+1 207-288-3411
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Helpful. Knowledgeable.

We stopped here before we got into Acadia National Park. It is easily visible along the road... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
F4981JCmichaels
Friendly and Helpful Staff

We stopped by last week to purchase Senior Passes before the price increase. Staff were friendly... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Ellen B
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Topsham, Maine
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Acadia National Park & Mount Desert Island Chambers Info Center & Fee Station
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“free maps” (2 reviews)
“hull's cove” (2 reviews)
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1319 Bar Harbor Road, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
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+1 207-288-3411
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here before we got into Acadia National Park. It is easily visible along the road. It's worth the stop if you are not familiar with the park. Some roads are one way, and once you are on them, there is no turning around....More

Thank F4981JCmichaels
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We stopped by last week to purchase Senior Passes before the price increase. Staff were friendly and helpful. They conveyed genuine and contagious enthusiasm for Acadia. Lots of information at this location to assist you in customizing your visit.

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Good gifts and the staff is informative and helpful about getting you where you need to go. It is a good place to stop if you need a break or are lost.

Thank merritteanderson
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very busy place. The staff is friendly and really offers good suggestions. They very knowledgeable.

Thank Janice D
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Take your time, no rush, as you will get so MUCH MORE out of Acadia if you do your homework right here. There is a schedule of organized activities by the park, either free or at a very reasonable cost. The insights we got from...More

Thank Hui L
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This is the place to begin an adventure on MDI or in Acadia National Park (ANP). There were no crowds the day we visited and we had as much time as we needed to debrief the very nice National Park Service personnel on duty. The...More

Thank TheMeadowsTravel
Reviewed 26 June 2017

These 3 people were awesome in helping us plan a boat excursion. They were more than rangers, they were people who understood that we relied on their help. They were smart and funny! And, when we told them we couldn't access internet to reserve a...More

Thank Laurie G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Stop and let them assist you with your plan so that you can capture the most during your trip. These guides are experts-

Thank TVHOST
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The staff were friendly, helpful and informative. There were lots of leaflets, maps and information on hand.

Thank 432geoff
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Nice little information center with of course, helpful and friendly staff. There are maps available but they do charge for the hiking trail maps. This is one of the smaller centers. Hulls cove is bigger and has a short movie and more souvenirs available if...More

Thank Peter R
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