Operating Hours & Seasons


Visitor Centers

Hulls Cove Visitor Center

Apr 15- June 24: 8:30 am–4:30 pm, daily
June 25- Sep 4: 8 am–6 pm, daily
Sep 5–Oct 31: 8:30 am–4:30 pm, daily

Park Headquarters

8 am–4 pm

Nov–Dec: daily (closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas; closing at 2 pm on Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve)
Jan–Feb: weekdays (closed on New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr Day, and Presidents' Day)
Mar–Apr 14: daily (closed on Memorial Day)
Apr–Oct 31: No visitor services at this location as the Hulls Cove Visitor Center and many other locations are in operation during this time.

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
Closed weekends

Thompson Island Information Center

May 15 – Oct 13: 8:30 am - 5 pm

Village Green Information Center

May 24 – Columbus Day: 8 am–5 pm



Islesford Historical Museum

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

June 19 - Sep 30, 2017

June 19 - Sep 4

11 am–4 pm, daily

Sep 5 - Sep 30
Monday–Saturday, 9 am–3 pm
Sunday, 11 am–4 pm

Sieur de Monts Nature Center

May 6 - Oct 9, 2017

May 6 - June 18
: 9 am–5 pm, weekends
June 19 – Oct 9: 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 30th.

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

Last updated: October 11, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 177
Bar Harbor, ME 04609


(207) 288-3338

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