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Bangor Castle

Castle Park, Bangor BT20 4BN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9127 0371
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Wedding celebration

We attended the wedding of a cousin recently in the civic room of the town hall. Plenty of seating... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
John A
,
Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
.great choice if in bangor

you must see bangor museum at the castle,you will be amazed at the history of bangor,and... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
lowrod
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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“town hall” (6 reviews)
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Castle Park, Bangor BT20 4BN, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9127 0371
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We attended the wedding of a cousin recently in the civic room of the town hall. Plenty of seating available in the wood pannelled hall with an impressive stained glass window as a backdrop.

Thank John A
Reviewed 15 June 2017

you must see bangor museum at the castle,you will be amazed at the history of bangor,and surrounding areas like the Abbey,Groomsport and bangor town itself.One of the first abbeys,folks leaving from groomsport in the potato famine for America ,the list goes on and on,you will...More

Thank lowrod
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

There are aspects of this building that have redeeming qualities. There is a bit of a museum and a dining facility,that is actually quite good. It is a big venue for non-church weddings and the photo facility is quite good. Really good views of the...More

Thank DLP555
Reviewed 22 September 2016

More of a large country house than a castle. Used now as Council Offices and for weddings. It was completed in 1852 for the Hon Robert Edward Ward - in the Elizabethan-jacobean revival style and had no fewer than 35 bedrooms with a huge salon...More

2  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The castle itself is now the Town Hall so you can't go inside. The building is more of a huge country house than a castle but it does have crenellations and small towers. You can walk round the formal gardens at the front and visit...More

Thank Jeannie2207
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is quite a good place to go with good facilities and really good information about Bangor Castle. There is plenty of things to do inside and a patch of grass at the back and nice coffee shop.

Thank axdxex
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is not a castle you would visit for a family day out as it is the Council Office for the district! If you need to register a birth or death, complain about bin collection etc. then great but a tour of the council offices...More

Thank Alan1Bangor
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Attended a family wedding ceremony here - beautiful venue and views when the weather plays game! The grounds are in impeccable condition and are always well maintained, the castle itself also feels very regal when inside and gives off a very historic and prestigious feeling...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Bangor castle and the walled garden is a good place to take beautiful photographs and to take a quiet walk. From the building itself there is a great view of the sea. I have also attended a wedding at the Castle some years ago and...More

Thank garfieldBelfast
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

The castle is a good place to capture photographs. The building itself is not the only attraction but the view of the sea from the castle gives a magnificent look. A must see place for tourists.

Thank Ferheen A
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