Nearby Attractions

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Pemaquid Point

Pemaquid Point

Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Park The Pemaquid Point Light Station, built in 1827 above spectacular granite…

Boothbay Railway Village

Boothbay Railway Village

Boothbay Railway Village Part of the Midcoast Tourist Trail, the Boothbay Railway Village is a non-profit educational organization.…

Farnsworth Art Museum

Farnsworth Art Museum

The Farnsworth Art Museum Part of the Midcoast Tourist Trail, and celebrating Maine’s Role in American Art,…

Maine Maritime Museum

Maine Maritime Museum

Maine Maritime Museum Located in Bath, Maine the Maine Maritime Museum is part of the Midcoast Tourist…

Lincoln Theater

Lincoln Theater

Lincoln Theater Lincoln Theater's mission is to be the major community resource for the promotion…

Bristol Parks And Recreation

Bristol Parks and Recreation

Bristol Parks & Recreation Bristol is just south of Damariscotta and features several parks &…

CLC YMCA

CLC YMCA

CLC YMCA If you are fortunate enough to reside year round, seasonally, or occasionally in…

Colonial Pemaquid

Colonial Pemaquid

Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site Sometime in the late 1500s or very early 1600s English…

Pemaquid Beach Park

Pemaquid Beach Park

Pemaquid Beach Park Pemaquid boasts one of the very few fine sand beaches north of Portland…

Samoset Memorial

Samoset Memorial

Samoset Memorial This monument, quarried in the Town of Bristol, was erected in memory of…

Harrington Meeting House

Harrington Meeting House

Harrington Meeting House The Meeting House was built from 1772-75 and contains a small museum…

Old Rock Schoolhouse

Old Rock Schoolhouse

The Old Rock Schoolhouse This is a one-room school house used from 1835 to 1899 and…

Rachel Carson Preserve

Rachel Carson Preserve

Rachel Carson Salt Pond Preserve The Salt Pond Preserve honors environmental pioneer Rachel Carson whose 1962…

Bristol Area Library

Bristol Area Library

Bristol Area Library The Library is located on Route 130 in Pemaquid. Wireless Internet service…

Fishing Village

Fishing Village

Fishing Village of New Harbor This is a true working harbor now home primarily to…

Round Pond Harbor

Round Pond Harbor

Round Pond Harbor Round Pond is also a working fishing harbor. Legend states that this…

Pemaquid Harbor

Pemaquid Harbor

Pemaquid Harbor Pemaquid Harbor is best viewed from the Pemaquid Fisherman's Co-Op on the Pemaquid Harbor…

Monhegan Island

Monhegan Island

Monhegan Island Monhegan Island may be seen from the Lighthouse Park and other sites on…

South Bristol

South Bristol

South Bristol South Bristol is a working fishing village on the western spur of the…

Trails And Preserves

Trails and Preserves

Walking Trails & Nature Preserves There are over two dozen walking trails & preserves in the Damariscotta…

Swimming Hole

Swimming Hole

Swimming Hole at Bristol Dam The Swimming Hole at the Bristol Dam provides a warm-water…

Picnic Areas

Picnic Areas

Picnic Areas Fine picnic areas with spectacular views of Muscongus and John's Bays are located…

Boat Launches

Boat Launches

Boat Launching Areas Several boat landings are available in Bristol, including: Colonial Pemaquid (just past…

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