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Diver Ed's Dive-In Theater

105 Eden St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1136
+1 207-288-3483
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Always entertaining

This was our third time out with Diver Ed and crew and it continues to entertain AND educate. Make... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2015
Jothe
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New Hampshire
via mobile
A great time. Worth the money.

Based on recommendations from locals, plus the Trip Advisor reviews we decided to take a trip... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2015
svhOttawa
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Ottawa
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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105 Eden St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1136
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+1 207-288-3483
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Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

This was our third time out with Diver Ed and crew and it continues to entertain AND educate. Make reservations early if you want the popular 9:30 time slot. We called on Monday and the first morning our (albeit large) group could get tix was...More

1  Thank Jothe
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Based on recommendations from locals, plus the Trip Advisor reviews we decided to take a trip yesterday and all of us loved it. We were three adults and two young kids (5 and 7 year olds) and we all were laughing, engaged, entertained and learned...More

Thank svhOttawa
Reviewed 31 July 2015

There's not much more I can add to the reviews already here. We all enjoyed it - from adults to kids. The kids loved being able to touch and hold the sea creatures. Diver Ed was very entertaining. We did a 5:30PM trip and were...More

Thank jhswillis
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

This was an extremely fun trip, especially for children of all ages! Ed is extremely entertaining and informative at the same time. The ocean floor views with his awesome, color camera transmitted to a big screen on the boat were tremendous. He then brings many...More

Thank GatorManTampa
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Booked this for our last day in Bar Harbor and Diver Ed & crew did not disappoint. Entertaining throughout the 2 hour trip. Great up-close look at marine life as Diver Ed brought back a net full of creatures after 15 minutes or so in...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We went for this because of all the 5* reviews and they are fully justified. The trip was great fun, especially for my two girls aged 8 and 10, but my wife and I both enjoyed it enormously as well.

1  Thank Alex K
Reviewed 26 July 2015

This is a great place for kids and adults! Its funny and diver ed makes the trip fun. the trip to his dive spot is very windy so bring a jacket/wear pants. This is a hands on experience too but you don't have to if...More

1  Thank Meg B
Reviewed 25 July 2015

From the moment my family stepped foot on this boat until the moment we stepped off, we were entertained! First, the boat. Doesn't hold a huge crowd. Everyone could see and hear. The boat is very stable, and the cruise is in protected waters, so...More

2  Thank Casselberrian
Reviewed 24 July 2015

My daughters loved this trip. (ages 6 & 11) Diver Ed and his wife kept their attention throughout the trip and they loved holding the sea creatures that Diver Ed caught. We had a blast. The museum where you meet to board the ship is...More

Thank Hyandtm
Reviewed 24 July 2015

I chose Diver Ed's based on the overwhelming "excellent" reviews I read right here, and wasn't disappointed - the presentation and interaction with the sea animals was great, and Diver Ed is both entertaining and knowledgeable. He's also quite wacky, but it makes for a...More

Thank CUGlay
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Caitlin O
How much are tickets? I was only able to find group prices not regular prices.
7 March 2017|
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Response from Ericka D | Reviewed this property |
Adults: $42 Seniors: $37 Under 12: $32 Under 5: $16
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sherrymurphy
My whole family is coming to Bar Harbor end of July 2017. Grandchildren will be 6,8,12,13,15,17 but we have one that will only be 18 months there are 16 of us. Is it appropriate for the youngest to come along on this adventure?
7 January 2017|
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Response from Hilary F | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Little ones can touch and explore once sea life is on board.
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SamanthaT1986
Is this safe/not cruel on the animals? Id love to do this but i don't want to cause the animals stress?! FindingDory just made that worse! thank you
22 September 2016|
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Response from Bsomewhereelse | Reviewed this property |
Diver Ed handles the animals and so do the children very kindly and safely. He places them back in the water afterwards.
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