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Address: Main Street / West Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME

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Even in September, Agamont Park Was a popular Place to Hang Out!

Even in September, Agamont Park was a very popular place to hang out! Locals & cruise passengers were eating their lunch or ice cream cone, catching some sun or just people... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
magic_carpets
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Crossville, Tennessee
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Crossville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even in September, Agamont Park was a very popular place to hang out! Locals & cruise passengers were eating their lunch or ice cream cone, catching some sun or just people watching. The coolest thing we saw was a red 5 masted schooner in the bay @ Agamont Park. Bar Harbor was our only tendered port.

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Wilmington, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We crossed or went around the park many times on our Bar Harbor vacation. A good place to watch what is happening downtown as it is pretty much in the center of things. We weren't there when anything was scheduled so we didn't see any music being performed .... it was pretty chilly in October. I would be that an... More 

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Port Moody, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Located near the cruise ship tender area, this park is a little piece of heaven. Wonderful habor vistas, fountain, cannons and people enjoying the moment. It's a photo stop and walk zone. Unless one is tired then sit awhile!

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Unlike New York's Central Park or the historic town greenspaces in Boston, Agamont Park is just a small green on the edge of the eastern waterfront in Bar Harbor Village. It gets a wonderful view of the schooner, fishing and cruise ships off the coast (well, sometimes the cruise ships are more overbearing than lovely) and it gets the best... More 

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Baltimore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

This park is great to relax in the evening after a great meal in town , and enjoy the sunset. Right near the shore path and within walking distance of all the great restaurants in town. A nice way to walk off dinner.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Right at the mouth of the harbor, you can see forever. Start of the shore path and benches galore to enjoy sunset over the water.

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Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Agamont Park in Bar Harbor is located at the foot of Main street. There are benches and a fountain but not much shade. The parks is on a hill sloping down to the harbor and the views from the top are truly outstanding on sunny days.

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Lake Wylie, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Walking downtown and this park is right at the Harbor! Nice place to rest! Since there's no other way to post pic of surrounding scenery using this review!

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Zeeland, MI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

We walked around Agamont Park and also sat on a bench and watched the big boats in the harbor. Beautiful views.

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DeWitt, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

This is a nicely kept green park on a hillside near the harbor. It's a pleasant place to view the harbor, but that is about all. Sorry, but there's just not enough here to give it more than an average rating. In my view, a park gets more than an average rating if it has something more going for it,... More 

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