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I Just Love Camden

The historic district a place my wife and I fell in love with when we just happened in to town as... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
69dude
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Clifton, VA
Beautiful small harbor town you shouldn't miss!

This was our first visit to Camden, Maine, and I selected it for a two night visit because all the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
newyork145_9
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new york
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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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Camden, ME
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The historic district a place my wife and I fell in love with when we just happened in to town as we were day trekking from Bar Harbor. We didn't want to leave then. We are delighted to have come back. And, we didn't want...More

Thank 69dude
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Camden, Maine, and I selected it for a two night visit because all the information on line showed how quaint it was. The High street Historic District was just beautiful!

Thank newyork145_9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked through on our way downtown. It is a very nice little park and quite enjoyable. Great view of the harbor.

Thank 10sJohn
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Every part of this charming city were wonderful. The Waterfront Restaurant very scenic and tasty. Loved the Harbor and waterfall. You have to look for the waterfall. One of the prettiest libraries I have seen, Visit you won't be disappointed.

Thank Victoria G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

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 12 August 2017

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

1  Thank Ibrand2015
Reviewed 27 July 2017 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 20 July 2017

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

1  Thank PEGGY W
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Camden Public Library
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