10 Places You Recognize From Maine That Showed Up In Famous Movies

We take great pride in knowing that Maine is still one of America’s best kept secrets. While many Mainers like keeping it that way forever, these Maine filming locations are too beautiful to be ignored. Undoubtedly, no matter how much we want to keep the flatlanders at bay by maintaining a low profile, we can’t help but be excited when we see something recognizable in a movie. These 10 places in Maine are certainly some of the most recognizable since they’ve been in movies you probably love.

10. North Berwich Company Mill, North Berwick (Jumanji)


One of the best characters played by the late, great Robin Williams, Alan Parrish is released from the board game when two children begin playing with it. The exterior of the Parrish shoe factory was filmed at the Hurd Mill in North Berwick, Maine. The building was once a prosperous mill that made wool products, but had been empty for many years.

Were you around for the filming of any of these? Did you meet any celebrities? If so, we’d love to hear about it in the comments. And, let us know what movie you think should be filmed here!

This state might be more famous than you think. In addition to these Maine movie locations, there are quite a few famous people who lived in Maine.

Address: Marshall Point Lighthouse, Marshall Point Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855, USA
Address: Mount Hope Cemetery Corp. & Crematory, 1048 State St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA
Address: Bass Harbor, Tremont, ME 04653, USA
Address: Acadia National Park Pond, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
Address: Phippsburg, ME 04562, USA
Address: Boothbay Harbor, ME, USA
Address: Rockport, ME, USA
Address: Old Orchard Beach, ME, USA
Address: Portland, ME, USA

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What are the best small towns in Maine?

The best small towns in Maine can be found across the state, in any of its 16 counties. Some of the most popular include:

 

And, don’t forget the small town of Norway where you’ll find of the state’s most Scrumdiddilyumptious Restaurants!

What are the most beautiful places in Maine?

The most beautiful places in Maine offer some of the best views in the state. We think you’ll particularly love the following spots:

 

For more Maine beauty be sure to check out the most incredible islands right off the coast.

What is the most beautiful aerial footage of Maine?

Maine is the most gorgeous state in the country, which means there’s tons of beautiful aerial footage capturing it. If you love coastal views, the drone footage caught while flying over the state’s miles and miles of water is a must-see. Acadia National Park is one of the most notable spots in the state and the aerial footage capturing its beauty can’t be missed. And, if you love just about all of this unique place be sure to take a look at the impressive drone footage over every inch of the state.

Address: Marshall Point Lighthouse, Marshall Point Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855, USA
Address: Mount Hope Cemetery Corp. & Crematory, 1048 State St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA
Address: Bass Harbor, Tremont, ME 04653, USA
Address: Acadia National Park Pond, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
Address: Phippsburg, ME 04562, USA
Address: Boothbay Harbor, ME, USA
Address: Rockport, ME, USA
Address: Old Orchard Beach, ME, USA
Address: Portland, ME, USA

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