City of Gardiner
Where History and Progress Meet.
Celebrating over 200 years!
Gardiner is a vibrant river front city featuring historical homes, a downtown with
a new look, and a fast-expanding business/industrial park. This City, which celebrated
its 200th anniversary in 2003, boasts more buildings on the historic register than
any other city in the area. Old homes are located in beautiful neighborhoods and
reflect the wonderful quality of life that Gardiner has to offer. A special treat
is the Oakland's Mansion, built in 1836 as the home of descendants of Dr. Slyvester
Gardiner, founder of the City. Two American Presidents have stayed at the mansion.
Restoration and revitalization of Downtown Gardiner has added a new look to the
city's center. A modern High School and Middle School offer residents the finest
in education opportunities.
Gardiner has been successful in attracting new industry through an aggressive marketing
campaign. The new Libby Hill Business Park has attracted a number of major businesses
in the region assuring Gardiner's continuing contribution to the area's economic
Population - 6,250
Municipal Office - (207) 582-4200