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Good views of the Estuary

There are some interesting mosaic murals on the wall and the views both towards the sea and inland... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Jackie H
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London, United Kingdom
Nice walk

nice little walk to end of pier, makes it a lot better when there are ships tied up along side. two... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
IvorLarne
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Larne
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

There are some interesting mosaic murals on the wall and the views both towards the sea and inland are great if you have a clear day.

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Named after the General who inspected the troops before DDay. Hundreds of ships in the bay. Now it is a holiday attraction in the harbour for walking on or just sitting. Close to Bangor Lifeboat station. Visiting tall ships and other vessels moor there during...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

nice little walk to end of pier, makes it a lot better when there are ships tied up along side. two tall ships on our visit wern't we lucky

Thank IvorLarne
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The pier is nothing spectacular, but there are some nice views of the Town and the harbour. If you are into photography its worth the walk along the pier to get some shots of the boats and the town.

Thank Rowan F
Reviewed 22 June 2017

It's a concrete pier less than 30 years old that partly encloses the marina. It has a high wall on the seaward side that provides shelter from the wind and completely obscures any sea views. No refreshment kiosks, no views (except a car park and...More

Thank 132judytravels
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This was originally named the North Pier but renamed several years ago as the Eisenhower in memory of General Eisenhower who visited here during WWII to inspect troops prior to their departure for the D Day landings. The original pier from that time is long...More

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The former North Pier was re-named in 2005 by the granddaughter of former U.S. President D.D. Eisenhower to commemorate his relationship with Bangor. I always take a walk along this Pier when visiting Bangor. It is very popular with locals and tourists alike. The adjacent...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Okay, I'm going to try and remain calm. We took American friends here. We walked along the pier and it was nice. Lots of nice scenery. ONE tiny, hidden away plaque to tell us it is the Eisenhower Pier! It's easily missable and when you...More

Thank Jotravelnut21
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The history's ok but it's really the views that matter. As you walk the pier, you can look longingly at the boats. From the end of the pier, up on the top, you can look across the lough, even across to Scotland on a clear...More

Thank UlsterFryNo1
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The Eisenhower pier is so named because the Supreme Allied commander General Dwight D. Eisenhower visited Bangor to review the troops and ships gathered in Bangor Bay prior to launching the D-Day landings in June 1944. Nowadays the original pier he stood on is long...More

Thank John A
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