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Best place in town

This fine waterfront promenade is the highlight of Gloucester. The fine views of the town and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert S
,
Lawrence, Kansas
Take a walk on the "boardwalk."

In addition to the famous fisherman statue, there is the fisherman's wife and children statue... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Loretta L
,
Gloucester, Massachusetts
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Downtown working-class section of Gloucester.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This fine waterfront promenade is the highlight of Gloucester. The fine views of the town and harbor and the comfortable benches are just what you need on a pretty day. The memorial statues give you a chance to reflect on the lives of the fishing...More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In addition to the famous fisherman statue, there is the fisherman's wife and children statue, which is AWESOME! A great place to sit and enjoy the outstanding view and the boats coming and going under the bridge (which has to be raised frequently in the...More

Thank Loretta L
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a wonderful walk around the waterfront with statues of the Fisherman's Memorial and the Fisherman's Wives Memorial. A must do item when in Gloucester.

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

The Gloucester Center is a very scenic walk, that hugs the harbor coast. This place is an awesome area for strolling, pictures, sightseeing, and just relaxing. The Fisherman Memorial is located near the middle of the park. The only downside is that there is only...More

Thank Josue C
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

The view of the harbor from here is awesome. The two memorials are here. You can walk along the harbor and get great pictures of the exit out to the Atlantic.

Thank Ed M
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We enjoyed walking along this area which is adjacent to the edge of the sea. It includes some impressive monuments and also a bridge which occasionally open to allow boats access to and from the river. There is ample seating and we found it to...More

Thank mjc404
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great place to sit and enjoy looking at the ocean, walk or jog for exercise, or to take your children for a walk. It is a very clean and safe area.

Thank LuckyMesaAZ
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Very enjoyable to walk along the water...very clean...ice cream shop near buy to purchase to sit by the water and people watch or boats. Very relaxing.

Thank Diane C
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

The center is very cute! They have a nice sidewalk with large stretches in front of the ocean and some parks and monuments open and free. The restaurants are charming and there are a couple beaches to enjoy!

Thank Danuza
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Enjoyed our visit to Gloucester. We strolled along this walkway, Great view of the sea, peaceful walk, watched some boats go out of the inlet. Nice place.

Thank Robert S
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