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Lovely spot overlooking Camden Harbor

It was so much fun for my wife and me to watch yachts, schooners and other ships coming and leaving... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mark S
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Sudbury, Massachusetts
Climb the Library Steps, See the Harbor Overview

On the north end of Camden's main shopping district is a jewel of a photo-op location. The town... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ibrand2015
,
Nashua, New Hampshire
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Added to the National Registry of Historic Places in 1989, Camden's official historic district comprises fifty-eight buildings on High Street between Main Street and Sherman Point Road.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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Camden, ME

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was so much fun for my wife and me to watch yachts, schooners and other ships coming and leaving the harbor. The flowers and park setting are so peaceful and relaxing that everyone should include this stop as part of their itinerary.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the north end of Camden's main shopping district is a jewel of a photo-op location. The town library is located on a hill with a lawn and benches overlooking the harbor. Get out your telephoto lens and take some of the best sea scape...More

Thank Ibrand2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you get lucky enough to catch a craft show on the library grounds, you will find some interesting local crafts. I have gotten some great gifts this way. Eat, shop, relax, this town has it all. Parking can be a challenge. We usually go...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful little town with everything to offer vacationers. Great food in all price ranges, unique shops, friendly locals, natural beauty, historic buildings. Just come here, you will not regret it.

Thank Judith K
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Loved downtown historic district! Love history and Camden has tons, including an amphitheater right downtown.

Thank Allyson D
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Never thought that a library would be a high point of our trip...but this one is absolutely beautiful! The gazebo and grounds are amazing. There is a wonderful view from the library to the port - flowers are gorgeous - the children's garden was impressive...More

Thank PEGGY W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This brings back great memories. We visited here several times, and everytime we go to Maine we stay in Camden and travel on day trips to other places. Find a B&B that overlooks the marina, then walk to the small town to get breakfast. We...More

Thank Diana H
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We loved walking around Camden on our trip. There were such cute shops, and the little harbor was so beautiful. I could have sat at the library grounds watching the boats come in and go out for hours.

1  Thank Aanika C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

So pretty the history and when you look down its the library. we went in the winter but it was beautiful Camden has been the best vacation we have had we are going back

Thank mrsmoevalerio
Reviewed 5 February 2017

My husband and I were exploring Camden on foot when we came across an unusual terraced lawn. Its entrance was flanked with small brick "sentry houses" What could this be? As we walked around we found that the property was attached to the library and...More

Thank kmql603
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