ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Places I love to go when I visit Searsport and Belfast Maine

Updated on November 8, 2017
Lisa Jane39 profile image

I love to travel. My goal is to visit all 50 states before I get old and can't travel. So far, I have been to about 15 states.

Source
Source

Searsport Antique Mall

The Searsport Antique Mall is open all year round and 7 days a week. The mall is located in mid coast Maine between Camden and Bar Harbor on Route1. It has one of the largest group shops. They have a staff that love to help and will go the extra mile to help you. This mall is great if you just want a few pieces for your home or if you are furnishing your home. It carries items from the 18th to 20th century to art pottery to hooked rugs and much more. The items are displayed in room like settings.

In the video is where my parents and I go to eat our lunch at the docks. It is beautiful. You get to see the ocean with its ships. The wind blowing in your hair. The sound of seagulls flying through the air. The people on the docks are friendly as they tell you if they caught any fish.

Notable people of Searsport

Here is a list of 6 notable men of Searsport:

1. Roswell K. Colcord, the 7th Governor of Nevada, who was born in Searsport.

2. Peter A Garland, a US Congressman and town manager of Searsport.

3. Sam Houston, bodyguard to George Washington, who was one of the residents in Searsport.

4. Freeman McGilvery, an Army officer, who was born in Searsport.

5. Ephraim K. Smart, a US Congressman, who was born in Searsport.

6. Frederick Stevens, a US Representative from Minnesota, who was raised in Searsport.

A
Searsport Maine:
Searsport, ME, USA

get directions

B
149 E Main St Searsport Maine:
149 E Main St, Searsport, ME 04974, USA

get directions

Searsport Antique Mall

C
45 Searsport Ave Belfast Me:
45 Searsport Ave, Belfast, ME 04915, USA

get directions

Perry's Nut House

D
123 High St Belfast Maine:
123 High St, Belfast, ME 04915, USA

get directions

Belfast Co-op Store

Perry's Nut House Belfast Maine

Perry's Nut House first opened its doors in 1927, when I.L. Perry where he sold pecans from Georgia and other nuts. Before long, Perry added curios and museum pieces that he collected on his travels in his store where eventually had to move into a bigger building. He moved his store into what was at one time a sea captain's home. At one time, he had customers like Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, Waldo Pierce (a painter and friend of Ernest Hemingway), Fay Emerson (actress) and Pierre Monteux (symphony conductor and instructor). When Perry died in 1940, a nineteen year old, Joshua Treat III, became the new owner. He continued the traditions of Perry and added his own pieces that he obtained from his travels. It soon became the "must see" place in the world as it is today.

If you are visiting this beautiful sea town, you must visit this place, where you can buy Maine products, sample the delicious fudge and see the attractions. There is also a jewelry store connected to this one that you must check out. Everytime that I am visiting my family in Maine, we take a trip to Searsport and check out Perry's Nut House.

Homemade Fudge
Homemade Fudge | Source

Belfast Co-op Store

Belfast Co-op Store

This store is located in downtown Belfast and it is a place I always stop when going to the coast. I love this fascinating and big store of organic and natural items. They everything that you can think of from face products to beverages to food to cleaning supplies and many more. This is a must go to place when visiting Belfast. You won't be disappointed.

Source
Cast your vote for Would you visit Searsport Maine

Would you visit these places?

See results

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Lisa Jane39 profile imageAUTHOR

      Lisa Jane 

      2 months ago from Washington

      Char, Maine is a beautiful especially by the coast.

    • firstcookbooklady profile image

      Char Milbrett 

      2 months ago from Minnesota

      My husband and I traveled to Kennebunkport, Maine for a wedding. It's a beautiful area. We stayed for a couple days after the wedding and did some sightseeing. We ate seafood everywhere we went. Found a little seafood shop and met an older couple that were up from Texas. Turned out it was Barbara and George Bush, Senior. Very down to earth. Have relatives in Portland. Was fun. Looks like Northern Minnesota by Lake Superior.

    • Lisa Jane39 profile imageAUTHOR

      Lisa Jane 

      3 months ago from Washington

      Your welcome.

    • PegCole17 profile image

      Peg Cole 

      3 months ago from Dallas, Texas

      These are definitely the kind of places I love to browse. You never know what you might find in antique stores and I always take something home with me.

      The walk along the docks is another of my favorite types of outings. Thanks for sharing this look into your part of the world.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)