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“Beautiful, relaxing and fun”
Review of Agamont Park

Agamont Park
Ranked #14 of 71 things to do in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
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Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
“Beautiful, relaxing and fun”
Reviewed August 22, 2013

This space allows for great photos, family fun, romance, relaxation or a game of frisbee. There's much to look at and many places for some unique photography options. Great place to sit at night and have some ice cream or just unwind.

Visited August 2013
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North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
Level 6 Contributor
245 reviews
149 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
“Bar Harbor outlook”
Reviewed August 7, 2013

If you came to Bar Harbor for the town and not for Acadia National Park, then Agamont Park is a good spot to watch people and boats. This is a nice green island in the middle of busy Bar Harbor when you're tired of crowded sidewalks, souvenir shops and restaurants. The grassy park has a refreshing fountain, many trees and and flowering bushes and a great view of the harbor, distant islands and all kinds of boats from sailboats to sloops to lobster boats to ocean-going cruisers. The park also has wifi for those who absolutely have to check their email on their smart phones. But Bar Harbor is only a small part (and not the best park in my opinion) of Mount Desert Island - get out of town and onto the trails or explore some of the smaller villages where the views are just as good and the place not so crowded.

Visited July 2013
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Villanova, Pennsylvania, United States
Level 5 Contributor
82 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“town hang out”
Reviewed August 5, 2013

Relax and enjoy the view. The town hangs out and just has fun.
Nice place with wonderful views. One of the village greens in town.

Visited July 2013
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Thank John P
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marlton
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Agamont Park”
Reviewed July 29, 2013

The park had an overhaul a few years ago.. great place to sit and take in everything.. the ocean, the people, the boats.. what an awesome view!!

Visited September 2012
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Thank marie r
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home
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Great for people watching!”
Reviewed July 21, 2013

After a lovely dinner at Galyn's, strolled across the street to the park. Watched people playing, walking & talking, enjoying ice cream and watching the sunset. Happy place!

Visited July 2013
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Thank akeusch
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