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Hope Elephants

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49 Hatchet Mountain Rd, Hope, ME 04847-3052
+1 207-230-7830
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This place was WONDERFUL, the owner & creator died tragically doing what he loved most in the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2015
PsycoRobin
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Belfast, Maine
Not only is this amazing- it's Important!

I very much enjoyed our visit to the Hope Elephant sanctuary. It was fascinating to learn about... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2014
Meaghan D
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Cambridge
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10 Sep 2015
“Closed”
2 Sep 2014
“Not only is this amazing- it's Important!”
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49 Hatchet Mountain Rd, Hope, ME 04847-3052
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+1 207-230-7830
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

This place was WONDERFUL, the owner & creator died tragically doing what he loved most in the world. Please visit their website for education & to donate toward the cause of education & preservation of this wonderful animal.

3  Thank PsycoRobin
Reviewed 2 September 2014

I very much enjoyed our visit to the Hope Elephant sanctuary. It was fascinating to learn about elephants in this forum and watch this site at work to rehabilitate these two injured, retired elephants. This is not a "show" - you are simply witnessing the...More

Thank Meaghan D
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I know that no one comes to Maine expecting to get an education in elephants, but as long as you are here, why not? If you are looking to escape the crowds and do something entirely different, come to Hope and learn how fascinating these...More

1  Thank BHinBH
Reviewed 22 July 2014

A fabulous outing. Highly recommend it. We have been talking about it non stop. Not to be missed. Very interesting trip.

Thank Pandorabusch
Reviewed 15 July 2014

I brought my mother and my almost 4 year old son to see Rosie and Opal today. We all loved it! It was a wonderful educational experience for us all. My mom and I both learned a lot and had fun taking pictures. When my...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 12 July 2014

We have been waiting over a year to visit these beautiful ladies, Opal and Rosie. IT WAS WORTH THE WAIT... I could have sat and watched them for HOURS. The young man that talked about the girls was very informative and was very patient with...More

2  Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 1 July 2014

We stumbled upon the storefront in Camden and were intrigued by the idea of visiting elephants in an area nearby. Reservations are required in order to visit. Visitors get a chance to be up close and personal with Rosie and Opal (the elephants) while learning...More

1  Thank MotherDaughterDuoFun
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Hope Elephants is open by reservation to those who want to see elephants up close and learn a great deal about them. Opal and Rosie are two retired circus performers who have come to this specially designed facility in Hope, Maine to live out their...More

2  Thank NWRob
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Hope Elephants is very educational. I took the family as a home school field trip. The 1 on 1 education was more than I had expected. The children enjoyed seeing the elephants, and they also had plenty of questions - which were welcomed with many...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 15 March 2014

It was a great experience. Both informative and fun. Opal and Rosie were themselves... (they're elephants...). We knew more about elephants when we left than when we came. The guys working there were friendly, fun and really helpful. What an effort they're making to take...More

1  Thank Niklas_NN
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