“Commonwealth Club tours offer a unique travel experience: in-depth exploration of destinations, invaluable background and on-site educational insights, direct personal participation in local events, and great companionship along the way.”
Coastal Maine and New Brunswick
Discover the rustic glamour of Bar Harbor, Campobello Island and St. Andrews-by-the-Sea. In Bar Harbor, Maine, visit the Abbe Museum, a Smithsonian affiliate dedicated to the culture and history of the Wabanaki nations. Board a traditional lobster boat and learn about Maine’s lobster industry. Journey to Quoddy Head State Park, the easternmost point in the United States, then discover the history and stunning landscapes of Campobello Island, Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “beloved island,” and see his 34-room cottage. Delight in a whale-watching cruise on the Bay of Fundy.
Experience the French influences of St. Croix Island, and learn about the history of St. Andrews-by-the-Sea during a tour of its important landmarks. Enjoy first-class accommodations in Bar Harbor and St. Andrews-by-the-Sea and an exclusive experience in authentic turn-of-the-century cottages on Campobello Island.
$3,795 per person, based on double occupancy and early booking discount