Northeast Harbor

Home to many of the rich and famous' summer cottages, Northeast Harbor is a historic and quaint Maine coastal village lined with wonderful shops and restaurants. Marguerite Yourcenar , French novelist, essayist, and short story writer, who gained international fame with her metaphysical historical novels made her home in Northeast Harbor. Yourcenar lived most of her life at Petite Plaisance which is now a museum dedicated to her memory.