Mount Desert Oceanarium Bar Harbor

1351 SR 3
Bar Harbor, ME 04609- Map It
Phone: (207) 288-5005

AAA Editor Notes

Mount Desert Oceanarium Bar Harbor, 8.5 mi. w. to 1351 SR 3, includes the Maine Lobster Museum and the Oceanarium Lobster Hatchery. The museum features net-making demonstrations and a visit aboard a lobster boat; a lobster expert is on site to answer questions. At the hatchery, visitors can examine fry via a microscope linked to a television monitor. The Discovery Pool is a touch tank containing local marine life. A 45-minute marsh walk is offered. Guided tours are available late May to late October. Guided tours are available.
Including marsh walk $19; $11 (ages 4-12). Excluding marsh walk $15; $10 (ages 4-12).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-5, late May to mid-Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.