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Penobscot Narrows Bridge

Routes 1 & 3, Prospect, ME
+1 207-469-6553
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Very Impressive

One of a kind bridge in the U.S. Views from the top were very nice. Fort Knox is right next to it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda S
Topeka, Kansas
Great views

Must see! Awesome views from the top! Well worth the extra money with the park! On a clear day we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer C
South Portland, Maine
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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Routes 1 & 3, Prospect, ME
+1 207-469-6553
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of a kind bridge in the U.S. Views from the top were very nice. Fort Knox is right next to it so you can visit two great sites in one spot.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must see! Awesome views from the top! Well worth the extra money with the park! On a clear day we saw both Cadillac and Saddleback Mountains. Great for our 8 year old daughter! There is an elevator that takes you to the first observatory floor....More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Completely unexpected and impressive all at the same time. To think that his bridge and observation tower were completed in si h a short amount of time is simply unbelievable. Once you take the elevator to the top, you can see for 10-12 miles in...More

Thank 171Scott
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view of the surrounding towns was nice to see, however, the way people mill around in such a small area is less than ideal. I would go again to show the kids the views but it takes just a few minutes and it's done....More

Thank Seavey00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this stop. Great views. Enjoyed reading the markers and learning a bit of history. Fast elevator ride.

Thank Lauri G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This bridge is a master piece and the observation deck that you take an elevator up to the top of one of tallest in the United States. The views are breathtaking and well worth the price. It is also handicap accessible so people in wheel...More

1  Thank Eugene F
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome views. Be prepared when you get off the elevator. Bring binoculars and cameras. This was one of the best parts of our vaca. The people were kind and knowledgeable. Will do it again.

1  Thank Tamster1958
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I send EVERYONE here!! It is so COOL to have this within 20 miles of Bangor! This is THE TALLEST BRIDGE OBSERVATORY in the WORLD and the only bridge observatory in our hemisphere ! And you can see for miles! Silver Lake looks like it's...More

1  Thank freddapick
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This was a super cool experience. How often can you say you went in one of four bridge observation towers in the world. It's about a 50 seconds elevator ride to the top, but when those doors open...wow! If you have a fear of heights...More

1  Thank Rey0307
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

what a great piece of engineering. Well worth a stop for a look and photos. Also do Fort Worth next door.

Thank Graeme M
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