Shopping

Specialty shops and galleries line the streets of Bar Harbor, tempting you with everything from handcrafted Maine items like tourmaline jewelry, maple syrup, and the works of local artists to must-have imports.
 
Visit our outdoor outfitters to gear up for hiking in Acadia, kayaking along the coast, or cross-country skiing on the carriage roads. Find an antique, a piece of art, or the perfect kitchen gadget. Get some classic and practical Maine clothing, or some cutting edge designer fashion. Take home one-of-a-kind treasures from charming and quirky stores that will surprise and delight you. From the ordinary to the extraordinary, you’ll love what you find in Bar Harbor.
BAR HARBOR CELLARS
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BAR HARBOR CELLARS

Bar Harbor Cellars Winery is located at Sweet Pea Farm in Bar Harbor, Maine. For over a generation, Sweet Pea Farm has grown fresh cut flowers and produce for local consumption. Our vineyard, begun in 2003, is part of our commitment to sustainable agriculture here on Mount Desert Island. We now produce and bottle wine from both European and local fruit and invite guests to visit our farm and tour the facility from mid-May through mid-October.

Serendipity Resale Clothing Boutique
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Serendipity Resale Clothing Boutique

Serendipity Resale Clothing Boutique is a local's favorite place to shop! Serendipity is a fundraising project that has been operating for 7 years to benefit the Bar Harbor Food Pantry. Serendipity is staffed by dedicated volunteers. When you shop at Serendipity you help purchase food for the Bar Harbor Food Pantry. All items sold are donated by our generous community members.

The Bar Harbor Food Pantry serves an average of 400 residents of Hancock County throughout the year. 
Our community is committed to helping one another, and you can help when on vacation too!



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ISLAND ARTISANS

Island residents creating high quality crafts are the primary feature of this unique gallery which shows the work of over 100 Maine artisans. Weaving, basketry, glass, jewelry, pottery, embossed cards, handspun, printed fabrics... Everything is Handmade in Maine. Open thru Christmas!

QUEEN ANNE'S FLOWER SHOP
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QUEEN ANNE'S FLOWER SHOP

WHERE BEAUTY COMES NATURALLY Full service flower shop offering locally grown, organic flowers as well as exotics, tropical flowers and everything in between. Custom designs to meet your needs and vision. We also carry Evergreen Pottery and Mojestic Design jewelry made by owner Mo McGuire.

Christmas Spirit® Shop
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Christmas Spirit® Shop

Capture memories of your Bar Harbor vacation with Maine-made personalized ornaments of your family touring Acadia National Park, hiking its trails, biking its roads, viewing its lighthouses, or watching its whales.  Capture memories for others in American-made personalized ornaments portraying their family (up to 40 members including pets), and celebrating special family occasions including weddings, anniversaries, and baby's first Christmas.  Maine Lobster Buoy Santas, Nativities, and other Holiday Handcrafts all made in Maine/USA.

WILLIS' ROCK SHOP
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WILLIS' ROCK SHOP

From the earth, to our hands, to yours... Willis' has over 70 years experience creating unique custom 14K gold jewelry. Ask about our local beach stone bracelets. You will find genuine Maine Tourmaline in a variety of colors and styles. We have home accents made from natural materials including local granite vases and unusual wooden boxes. Explore our extensive collection of fossil, gem and mineral specimens.

TEA HOUSE 278
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TEA HOUSE 278

Named "Best Tea House in New England " by Yankee Magazine, Tea House 278 is a traditional Chinese Tea House In Downtown Bar Harbor where guests can enjoy a relaxed Gaiwan Tea Service, a glass of chilled tea, tea in a to-go container and a variety of savory and sweet snacks. Our beautiful tea garden provides a relaxing oasis where one may enjoy the sounds of a babbling brook and the peaceful energy of the stone garden. During the "quiet season" we are open selected days and hours. Please call 288-2781 for recorded openings and hours. Winter also brings a return of the popular Chinese Movie Nights. See Chamber event calendar for specifics. In our retail area operated by our sister company, Tea Garden Tea Company,  Tea lovers and those new to tea will find a wide selection of hand crafted loose tea from China and Taiwan as well as teaware, tea accessories and amazing artisan ceramics. 
New this season is Tea House 278 Art Gallery. Upstairs in the Tea House are captivating oil paintings by contemporary Chinese artists portraying the human side of life in China. 

FAIR TRADE WINDS
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FAIR TRADE WINDS

Whether you're looking for a token to remember your summer vacation or in need of a new shawl to keep you warm on an evening boat ride, we've got fair trade items of all kinds!  Some of the most popular items include recycled glass jewelry, purses made from Tatami grass, recycled oil drum wall art, journals, instruments, dresses, wind chimes and more!  All of our products are handmade and fairly traded.  A visit to our store is a window to the world.  Look for our customized Maine products too!  

A LITTLE MAD
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A LITTLE MAD

A Unique Shop + Gallery of Dreams, SHHH, we're a SECRET!
"People tell us we're different - we say, thank you"

Discover us in the Bayside Landing Courtyard. A LITTLE MAD celebrates dreams realized with Whimsical Home Accents, Unique Gifts, One of a Kind Jewelry, Original Art, and so many more Curiousities

Facebook: www.fb.com/alittlemadshop Twitter: @alittlemadshop Instagram: @alittlemadPICS 

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THE NATURAL HISTORY CENTER

Looking for a bird tour in Acadia National Park, a nature tour around Mount Desert Island, a kid-friendly outdoor adventure, or a family tide pool exploration on the rocky shores near Bar Harbor? Do you need a map, a field guide, binoculars (to own or rent), or that special nature-related gift or game for someone back home? The Natural History Center is the place for you! Based out of our Bar Harbor nature store, we offer nature and bird tours throughout Acadia National Park, Downeast Maine, and beyond. We are a family run business that enjoys sharing nature, whether leading you on a tour or sharing information while looking over a map. Our tours cater to beginning and advanced nature-lovers, novice and seasoned birders, families, small groups, kids with lots of energy, and people with mobility limitations. Call us to plan a tour that meets your needs and interests. Stop by our shop to browse our selection of natural history books (birds, lichens, dragonflies, and everything in between), binoculars and spotting scopes, nature-activity books for children, or our personal favorite game, Birdopoly!

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BAR HARBOR TEA COMPANY

Maine's only microblender of unique fine teas. Our customers notice our fresh taste and the difference it makes when only the finest quality ingredients are selected. We also offer a selection of rare teas from around the world. Teawares including fine European imports as well as a selection of goods made in Maine and throughout New England. From a gallery of Artisan-crafted teapots to unique and hard-to-find accessories for the tea enthusiast, we offer something for every tea lover. Be sure to visit our inviting retail store while you're visiting Bar Harbor!

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JACK'S JEWELRY

A visit to Bar Harbor is incomplete without a visit to Jack's Jewelry, one of Maine's premier Tourmaline Jewelry stores. At Jack's Jewelry you can discover Tourmaline, Maine's State Stone, which boasts an amazing array of colors. Also, be sure not to miss one of the largest collections of scarce multi-colored Watermelon Tourmaline. Choose from a variety of 14K gold or sterling silver rings, pendants, earrings, and bracelets. All our Jewelry has been locally manufactured by the owners of the shop for over 30 years and is offered at unmatched prices and quality. Open daily May-October.

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BARK HARBOR

You'll Pawsitively love the Paw-tery, clothing, towels, ornaments & gifts galore in breed specific designs. Designer collars, leashes, toys &, all natural treats from the barkery shaped like lobsters, moose & whales. Reward your best friends with the paw-fect gift from Bark Harbor. (Don't forget the pet sitters & house sitters!) Help us support many non-profit, no kill animal rescues and animal welfare organizations! We give back with your help!

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SEA DAWG

Gift shop located on West St. offering an array of gifts, souveniers, tee shirts, sweatshirts, fishing supplies, locally made items, jewelry, Boyds Bears and other interesting items. Come on in and take a look - open May through Christmas.

MYSTERY COVE BOOK SHOP
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MYSTERY COVE BOOK SHOP

Summer hours 10-5 Mon thru Sat. We are Bar Harbor's only used book shop and we've been finding good homes for good books since 1983, first via catalog and later internet sales to customers all over the world. In 2007 we opened a genuine brick and mortar book shop. Mystery Cove Book Shop offers books in all subjects and if we don't have the book you're looking for, we'll do our best to find it for you. We have a strong collection of books by Mainers and books about Maine, especially those concerned with the people, history, flora and fauna of Mount Desert Island.

Winter Hours Wednesday through Saturday 10 am to 4 pm (weather permitting)
Our Summer hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm. We’re located 500 feet up Crooked Road from Route 3 in Hulls Cove. We are now offering free WiFi.

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WINDOW PANES

Greg and Julie Veilleux established Window Panes in March of 1994. The Bar Harbor store set in a Charming 1930s Arts and Crafts style building located on Main Street across from the village green, features home and garden related products that are of distinct quality, unique, functional and hard to find. This eclectic mix of items is all beautifully arranged creating a mood exclusively for you, the discerning buyer. Window Panes, named "one of Maine's coolest stores" by Downeast Magazine, has thoughtfully displayed all that you need for your home or summer cottage including well crafted furniture, forged lighting, artfully designed wool and cotton rugs, attractive bedding and pillows, colorful and coordinated table linens, classic and cutting edge kitchen gadgets, whimsical and functional garden accessories and a wonderfully tempting selection of personal care items from French-made soaps and lotions to pajamas and shower curtains. As soon as you step into Window Panes, it invites you to explore all: inside, outside and upstairs.

COOL AS A MOOSE
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COOL AS A MOOSE

Cool As A Moose® is the cool place to shop for Maine, Acadia National Park, and Bar Harbor apparel, gifts, and souvenirs, as well as top quality sunglasses. Since 1986, we’ve treated our customers to the very best service and merchandise in a friendly, fun, and professional atmosphere.Stop in and see for yourself why we were selected as the 2011 Maine Merchant of the year. We wouldn’t be here without you! Cool As A Moose, a good reason to smile!

SAGEGRASS GALLERY
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SAGEGRASS GALLERY

Sagegrass Gallery showcases sensational American Artisans and their Handcrafted Products. Exceptional quality and selection make Sagegrass Bar Harbor's favorite stop for Jewelry, Wearable and Hanging Art, Glasswork, Fragrances and Lotions, Home Decor and so much more.

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STONE SOUP

Come delight in Bar Harbor's specialty childrens shop. Choose quality wooden toys from HABA, Selecta, Plan and Smartgear. Try on an Ergo baby carrier and see what comfort is all about. Stumble upon that sweet something for the new baby. Have fun finding the perfect sweater for the special child in your life. We carry many Made in the USA companies. Allow our friendly, knowledgeable staff to help you with your selections. Open year round.

WEST END DRUG CO.
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WEST END DRUG CO.

Bar Harbors Soda-Fountain Pharmacy Family owned and operated since 1917. Recognized as one of Americas 50 most innovative pharmacies and the only one with an old-fashioned soda fountain! State-of-the-art pharmaceutical care, Prescription compounding, Home healthcare supplies and medical equipment, Mail order and in-town delivery services. Combined with old-fashioned, small-town goodness, Best Sweet Deal, Yankee Magazine, 2010 Come in and enjoy a healthy taste of both! 105 Main Street Bar Harbor, ME 288-3318 OPEN Monday-Saturday. Closed major holidays & Sundays. www.westenddrugco.com Accredited by the Healthcare Quality Association on Accreditation for commitment to quality and excellence in patient care.

Additional Resources

ACADIA IMAGE ARTS

16 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 217-7650

ACADIA SHOPS

85 Main Street
Post Office Box 24
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-5600

BAR HARBOR HEMPORIUM

116 Main St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-3014

BAR HARBOR JAM COMPANY

PO Box 744
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(800) 453-0883

BAR HARBOR PICK-A-PEARL

55 West Street
Bungalow 2
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
860.428.2651

BAYSIDE LIQUORS

PO Box 950
53 Main St
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-2772

BEN & BILL'S CHOCOLATE EMPORIUM

66 Main St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-3281

Bra Harbor

200 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
207-812-2283

CADILLAC MOUNTAIN SPORTS

26 Cottage St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
207-288-4532

CARILOHA

50 West Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

DEBBAHS

89 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-5161

DEL SOL

35 West Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

DORR LOBSTER CO., INC.

182 Bar Island Road
Milbridge, ME 04658
(207) 546-7488

FIORE Artisan Olive Oils & Vinegars

8 Rodick Place
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 801-2580

HANNAFORD SUPERMARKET & PHARMACY

86 Cottage St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-3621

HOUSE WINE

227a Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-1200

ISLAND IMPORTS LTD

57 Main St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-3841

MAINE COAST WREATH

36 Shop Hill Road
Milbridge, ME 04658
207-255-3301

MASSAGE BAR HARBOR & BEAUTY SHOP

80 West Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
207-266-6045

MDI Farmers Market

21 Park Street
MDI YMCA parking lot
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

PARADIS TRUE VALUE HARDWARE

31 Holland Ave.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-4995

PARKMAN PUBLICATIONS

P O Box 826
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-0355

PARSON'S LOBSTERS & SEAFOOD

64 Eagle Lake Road
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-4736

PATRICK'S BY THE SEA

21 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-0028

PEEKYTOE PROVISIONS

244 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
207.801.9161

SCRIMSHAW WORKSHOP

150 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-4380

SEWING BY THE SEA, INC.

11 Periwinkle Lane
Trenton, ME 04605
(207) 664-2558

SIMPLY NATURAL

44 Cottage Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-8988

The Chocolate Moose of Bar Harbor

2 Derby Lane, Suite 1
PO Box 966
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-5088

THE CHRISTMAS VACATION SHOP

150 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-5263