Bar Harbor's Best Children's Stores

When you have young children who are bored sitting in your Bar Harbor Bed and Breakfast, engage them in the Bar Harbor Shopping experience. Here are a few stores to take children, while in Bar Harbor, that everyone in the family might enjoy.

Stone Soup
113 Main St.
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609
(207) 288-5219

This is a nice gift shop to start with to bring the kids. They have many toys that will surely put a smile on a child’s face. Many of the toys are educational that can keep the interest of the child, but also teach them at the same time. Furthermore, you will find an assortment of specialty wooden toys and developmental tools for the growing baby in the family. Among the toys sold, they also have quality clothing for children of all ages.

All Fired Up in Bar Harbor
44 Cottage St.
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609
(207) 288-3130‎

If you are looking for something a little different for the child that is in love with artwork, this is the right store for you. At this store, the children are able to create your own works of art. They offer pottery painting, mosaic projects and jewelry making. The children will have the pleasure of making pendants, bracelets, rings, and earrings as well as fine-looking flame-worked glass bead necklaces. This is a store even the adults can enjoy and will have the children ready for bed as soon as they return to your Bar Harbor Inn.

The Kimball Shop & Boutique
135 Main St,
Northeast Harbor, Maine
(207) 276-3043‎

This store has a mix of something for everyone, but is another great stop for the kids to let the kids pick out some great gifts to play with. They have a diverse selection of products that are conventional and surprising. In addition, they have in-store shopping, customized orders, bridal registry, gift certificates, gift-wrapping and shipping. They will also order products that are not available and have shipped to your home as well. This is surely a fit for all and an exciting twist for the kids that will provide some great memories for the children to tell there friends back home.

Sherman's Book & Stationery
56 Main St
Bar Harbor, Maine
(207) 288-3161‎

Once a publisher of the local newspaper this store has lots of history and amazing gifts. Today, they sell books about Maine, stationery, collectibles and an assortment of toys. Thought not strictly designed for children, this store has lots to offer a child looking for something unconventional to explore. This store carries the latest board games, stuff animals and many types of puzzles. They also have little note pads, Rubik’s cubes and painting sets. The items in the store have affordable prices and make great gifts for any age group.