Protecting the Beauty of Bar Harbor
Read about our organization
Just because we're looking toward the future, doesn't mean we can forget our past. Local history is important. It has shaped our present in innumerable ways. That's why preserving it is essential.
Bar Harbor Village Improvement Association is an organization that'd dedicated to protecting and maintaining Bar Harbor, ME. Our efforts are all centered around educating others about local history and making sure that our town stays beautiful for decades to come. To learn more, contact us at 207-288-0000 .
Founded by locals
Bar Harbor Village Improvement Association is an organization backed by decades of tradition. Established in 1881, we've been cleaning, maintaining and preserving local properties for over 128 years. Our board members are locals who are dedicated to keeping our town beautiful.
When you get involved with our organization, you can meet other community members with a passion for history. You can become a member with an annual contribution of $25, or become a lifetime member for $500.
Join Bar Harbor Village Improvement Association today. You can learn more by calling us at 207-288-0000 .
Programs focused on preserving local history
There are many ways to make a difference in our local community. Our organization does everything we can to preserve the unique beauty of our area through several programs. We focus on:
- Educating visitors and residents about our history through programs like our Museum in the Streets
- Revitalizing local landmarks and green spaces, including a recent project building DeGregoire Park
- Maintaining properties owned by the town, including The Shore Path and Veterans Memorial
- Preserving our own local properties, such as Bald Rock, Glen Mary Park and How Memorial
Speak with one of our board members now to discuss our upcoming projects. We're always happy to share with residents and visitors, alike.
Bar Harbor Village Improvement Association
127 West StreetGET DIRECTIONS
Bar Harbor, ME 04609