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Castle Park

Castle Park Avenue, Bangor, County Down, BT20 4TB
Image of a walkway and woodland steps surrounded by leafy green trees and pink flowers

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A walk through this wooded wonderland is an exhilarating experience throughout the changing seasons. Whilst there explore the formal gardens of Bangor City Hall, visit the award winning Bangor Castle Walled Garden and stop by North Down Museum to learn about the history surrounding the park and Bangor City, headquarters to Ards and North Down Borough Council.

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Attraction Facilities

  • Guided Tours Available

Catering

  • Picnic Area
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Preferences

  • Dogs accepted by arrangement
  • Free (parking charges may apply)

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No admission charge

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* Open all year

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Road Directions

Directions from Town: Located in the heart of Bangor, Castle Park is a short walk from the city centre, with ample parking.

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