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Gloucester Center

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GORGEOUS!

A great place for a walk or jog. Beautiful large boardwalk with a stunning ocean view. You will be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jet18284
Magnificent panorama

I love walking here- the view opens up so much it seems to hold the entire bay and it's history... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Gibraltarfan
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Downtown working-class section of Gloucester.
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All reviews pretty walk great place to sit and enjoy clean area interesting shops new england watch the boats sea glass nice walk plenty of parking drawbridge stroll flags statue memorial fisherman ships walkway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place for a walk or jog. Beautiful large boardwalk with a stunning ocean view. You will be right at The Fishermen's Memorial dedicated to all the Gloucester sailors who lost their lives at sea. Beautiful park nearby and a wonderful spot high up...More

Thank Jet18284
Reviewed October 11, 2018

I love walking here- the view opens up so much it seems to hold the entire bay and it's history. Fantastic beach combing, and wonderful to watch the tide go out and see the enormous boulders left behind. There are hundreds of U.S. flags here,...More

Thank Gibraltarfan
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We really enjoyed walking this area, it’s just beautiful and nice to see the ships along the way and history.

Thank Joann K
Reviewed September 20, 2018

When I return to Gloucester now, I always go to the center and downtown to see what's new. It's become revitalized in recent years adding a lot of fine dining and new shops. As a child, I always found it so boring but now it's...More

Thank quiet_wave
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Years ago this was just a sidewalk along the harbor with the Fisherman's Memorial being a focal point. Then the Wives and Children statue was added. I hadn't been there is several years, so it was a pleasant surprise to see how it has been...More

Thank Maura K
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely place to walk , 3 great memorials, fishermen, fishermen’s families, and WW2 memorials . Great sea and coastal views , nice houses on the water front.

Thank 968ChrisS
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Truly enjoyed this area. Lots to see. You can go down to the water and see the little crabs and rocks or walk the entire area. I think it’s 11/2 miles around. It’s beautiful. We met some locals and had a nice visit. We all...More

Thank Patteycakes
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

A great place to walk. You can see the memorial statues as well as walk on a small beach and find sea glass. People like to sit or stand near the draw bridge and watch the boats coming in and out. It's very popular and...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This promenade along the ocean is a soothing relaxing area. Great experience both happy and peaceful. The Fisherman's Statue is an icon along with a beautiful wives statue amidst the of rows glorious flower beds. Also enjoy the friendship of the locals and visitors walking...More

Thank smiling4unow
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Beautiful, peaceful area. The ocean view is great and the American flags were very nice. Nice and clean area for the amount of people that go through here.

Thank SCombs27
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whutnak
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Response from Kathy L | Reviewed this property |
There are many places to park which cost money but not expensive. We paid $10 for the day right near the boardwalk. You can walk the boardwalk free of charge but you can also buy a bracelet for the day for $8 and get a ride... More
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