Operating Hours & Seasons


Visitor Centers

Hulls Cove Visitor Center

April, May, September 6–October: 8:30 am–4:30 pm, daily
June 1-18: 8:30 am–4:30 pm, daily
June 19-30: 8 am–6 pm, daily
July–September 5: 8 am–6 pm, daily

Park Headquarters

8 am–4 pm

November–December: daily (closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas; closing at 2 pm on Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve)
January–February: weekdays (closed on New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr Day, and Presidents' Day)
March 1–April 14: daily (closed on Memorial Day)
April 15–October 31: weekdays

Rockefeller Welcome Center

Memorial Day–Columbus Day
Exhibits are open 10 am–4 pm, daily
Business hours: 8 am–5 pm, weekdays

Columbus Day–Memorial Day
Exhibits are open 10 am–4 pm, weekdays
Business hours: 8 am–4 pm, weekdays

Thompson Island Information Center

May 10–October 15: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Village Green Information Center

May 25–Columbus Day: 8 am–5 pm



Islesford Historical Museum

Call 207-288-3338 or 207-244-9224 for more information.

May 28–June 19, 2016
Monday–Saturday, 9 am–3 pm
Sunday, 11 am–4 pm

June 20–September 4
daily, 11 am–4 pm

September 4–October 6
Monday–Saturday, 9 am–3 pm
Sunday, 11 am–4 pm

Sieur de Monts Nature Center

May: 9 am–5 pm, weekends, closed May 1st for construction
June–September 6th: 9 am–5 pm, daily



For more information, please visit our Camping page.

Blackwoods Campground

Open year-round.
December–March: primitive walk-in camping only (permit required)

Seawall Campground

Open late May through September 6th.
Closing early this season for construction.

Schoodic Woods Campground

Open late May to Columbus Day

Duck Harbor Campground (Isle au Haut)

Open May 15–October 15 (permit required)

Seasonal Closures

Park Loop Road

Closed annually December 1 - April 14. Road opening may be delayed on years of heavy snow and ice. Two short sections remain open year-round.

Unpaved Roads

Closed November 15 - May 15. For current conditions visit Road Closures.

Winter Restrooms

The following restrooms are open during winter operations:

  • Brown Mountain Parking Area
  • Eagle Lake Boat Ramp
  • Eagle Lake Carriage Road
  • Fabbri Picnic Area
  • Jordan Pond Boat Ramp
  • Parkman Mountain Parking Area
  • Sand Beach Parking Area

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 177
Bar Harbor, ME 04609


(207) 288-3338
General information and questions. The phone is answered weekdays 8 am - 4:30 pm.

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