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Bangor Castle

Castle Park, Bangor BT20 4BN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9127 0371
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Great place to visit in Bangor!

This is a super place to meet friends and family for a coffee/ lunch catchup. The cafe is called... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
thewanderinggypsy
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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Had an amazing time here. The staff are so friendly and knowledgeable. There wasn't any part of the... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
carol h
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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“stained glass” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (3 reviews)
“wedding” (9 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 22 December 2017 via mobile

This is a super place to meet friends and family for a coffee/ lunch catchup. The cafe is called Cafe Cure and The the staff are very friendly and helpful. At the moment there is a splendid display of an extensive range of L.B.D. My...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing time here. The staff are so friendly and knowledgeable. There wasn't any part of the castle that wasn't interesting. The guides gave you little gems of information about the rooms that really brought the place to life for you. I enjoyed the...More

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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.

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Reviewed 14 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

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Reviewed 24 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
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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
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Reviewed 8 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
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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
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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
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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
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