Ellsworth is a small city and the county seat of Hancock County, Maine. The peculiarity about Ellsworth is that it was the fastest growing town/city in Maine during the decade 2000-2010 with an impressive +20 growth rate. Overall, it is a very peaceful and welcoming community that will ensure you a very pleasant and joyful stay. A few of the top Ellsworth attractions include the Union River (great for fishing and boating), the Birdsacre/Stanwood Wildlife Sanctuary (great for wildlife observation), the Woodlawn Museum with its impressive 180-acre estate (consisting of the history museum, beautiful gardens and a public park), the Telephone Museum, the Courthouse Gallery Fine Art Museum, the Grand Theater, etc. Regarding budget accommodation, there are many nice-looking and nearby Ellsworth that offer rooms between $55 – $150 per night.