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2 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Southwest Harbor, Maine

Updated July 5, 2022

Unusual Attractions in Southwest Harbor

Southwest Harbor, Maine

Wendell Gilley Museum

One of the few institutions in the United States devoted to the art of decorative bird carving.
Northeast Harbor, Maine

Asticou Azalea Garden

East meets West in this Japanese-style garden featuring plants native to Maine’s Mount Desert Island.
2 miles from Southwest Harbor
Bar Harbor, Maine

Reis Education Canoe

The first handmade canoe built by members of the Passamaquoddy in over a century.
9 miles from Southwest Harbor
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