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The price of admission includes the Fort Knox Historic Site. Parking is free. A restroom is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
dpguin
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Fort Knox and Bridge Tower combo ticket - great value

We arrived around 11:00 am on a Friday on our way from Bar Harbor to Freeport and spent two hours... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
scottcaps
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Maryland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The price of admission includes the Fort Knox Historic Site. Parking is free. A restroom is available. There's a walk to the building entrance which leads to the elevator which is limited in size and takes awhile to get to the topl This is the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived around 11:00 am on a Friday on our way from Bar Harbor to Freeport and spent two hours exploring the fort and going up in the observation tower on the combination ticket ($8). Unfortunately, it started raining pretty hard as we got to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So here we are driving along Rt 1 when we see this gorgeous bridge out of no where. We stopped at the overlook for a few pictures then drove down to the entrance of Fort Knox and the Bridge Observation Tower. Price for 2 adults...More

Thank Utah-Indy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As others have noted, take the time to ride the elevator to the top of the Penobscot Narrows Bridge Observation Tower. Built into one of the cable-stayed bridge's support towers, it's a unique structure - the attendants will certainly explain it's the only one of...More

Thank Rtraveler10570
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A one lane each side bridge that has the tallest public bridge observation tower in the world. The structure flows up so high and of course it is a great temptation to keep following it with your eyes...but only if you are the passenger! Although...More

Thank reikitraveler3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t miss this unusual attraction along with the phenomenal Fort Knox. The bridge observatory allows a 360 degree view over the harbor and Fort Knox. Do not miss going into the fort. I promise you will not regret taking the time to walk through it....More

Thank Leaislandgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bridge is beautiful you can see the great view of the Fort Knox. It has a elevator to get to the top. Glass all around the observation part. It has a a parking lot with restrooms. It is great for small children and teenagers...More

Thank 1,071,954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way through to tour the bridge and the fort. We went to the bridge first and had some really good views on the top. Unfortunately the elevator decided not to work so we were stuck for about 1 hour. They...More

1  Thank lcacka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fun stop if you are traveling down the coast, like from Bar Harbor to Camden/Rockport. It takes less than half an hour to do the bridge (and that's with lingering), and the views are spectacular on a clear day. We have been...More

Thank MaineBiztraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is just an observation deck. Nice view and worth a few bucks but I would not drive long out of my way to get here - we came for the Fort which is attached. Hard to write 200 words... there is an elevator so...More

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