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Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site

Huddle Road, New Harbor, ME
+1 207-677-2423
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we had vacation the week of September 11 and was hoping to go in the fort and museum but both were... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Linda B
Hillsborough, New Hampshire
A lovely place to visit

Just a really lovely place to visit and take time to stroll around and explore. We had a great... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Pittsburgh PA
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Huddle Road, New Harbor, ME
+1 207-677-2423
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

we had vacation the week of September 11 and was hoping to go in the fort and museum but both were closed.

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Just a really lovely place to visit and take time to stroll around and explore. We had a great couple of hours here, just taking in the sights,

Thank JohnT1961
Reviewed 17 August 2017

While in Pemaquid, Colonial Pemaquid had their annual Bristol Days celebration. Food, Vendors, Music. My husband and I had the chance to walk to the top of the fort and overlook the harbor as well. Bring the camera, because the view is gorgeous. Must have...More

Thank Gypsee16
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this state park a few years ago and have returned every year since then. The site contains a small museum that houses a collection of terrific 17th and 18th century artifacts, including an early 17th century chest with a fascinating but rather...More

1  Thank Rob D
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Climb the short tower for a wonderful view. The history museum is small but delightful and has a nice scavenger hunt for children. A certain times there are live history exhibits at the settlement examples.

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 28 July 2017

After visiting the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, we popped into this place and were stunned to find that this place was considered "the Jamestown of the north." Walk inside the round stone tower to find a surprise and why the tower was built around "the surprise."...More

Thank RoseDew
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We watched the informational video in the museum and it added a lot to our experience. We went on the guided tour and learned a lot from the guides.

Thank shirleykirkpatri2017
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Enjoyed scoping out local attractions while visiting the Bristol pennisula. ALways coool with great views at the top.

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Although small, this has interesting artifacts within the fort and informative panels near many of the archaeological worksites.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 24 November 2016

State park that is nice, but a bit pricy for what it is. Long line to go to top of light house, onlly holds abour 4 people at a time.

Thank A J
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15 August 2015|
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Response from Stephen D | Reviewed this property |
There's a public sandy beach 1/4 mile away on the same road admission is $4 per person. Snack bar and toy rental on site.