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Moore Auditorium Speaker Series

Man walking out of the main entrance of the Moore Auditorium

The John G. Moore Auditorium, completed in summer 2007, hosts this speaker series.

NPS/Todd Edgar

The Moore Auditorium Speaker Series is a public outreach effort designed to inform local audiences on a variety of natural science and cultural topics. Past topics have included the history of Saint Croix Island International Historic Site, education at Acadia, seabirds, weather trends, and more.

Speakers are generally scheduled on the second Saturday of each month. Check the schedule of events to see what's coming up.

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Did You Know?

The wide carriage road is lined by the spring foliage of birch trees.

Acadia National Park's carriage road system, built by John D. Rockefeller Jr., has been called “the finest example of broken stone roads designed for horse-drawn vehicles still extant in America.” Today, you can hike or bike 45 miles of these scenic carriage roads in the park.