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I want to live here. This is a great and beautiful area to walk around in with a lot of different... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Camden Local

Everyday I get to go downtown. It's a playful scene with a real structure that delights me and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
David G
Camden, Maine
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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.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“local crafts” (2 reviews)
Camden, ME
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

I want to live here. This is a great and beautiful area to walk around in with a lot of different stores and things to see. A must if you are in the area.

Thank turbotrevor
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Everyday I get to go downtown. It's a playful scene with a real structure that delights me and keeps me here. The harbor is beautiful and I thank my lucky stars that I get to live in such a place. The buildings are colorful and...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Eating, shopping, gawking in Camden. Great place to walk about and view the harbor, buildings and of course the waterfall on the edge of town. Well worth the stop while exploring Maine.

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 13 October 2017

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

1  Thank 69dude
Reviewed 29 September 2017

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 13 September 2017

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 4 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 11 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
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