Penobscot Narrows Bridge & Observatory, Prospect

Penobscot Narrows Bridge & Observatory is located in Prospect. See Penobscot Narrows Bridge & Observatory and all Prospect has to offer by arranging your trip with our Prospect trip itinerary planning website .
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  • Cross the bridge in the direction of Prospect through Verona Island and you'll find an observation deck on the right for easy views. There is also room to drive the car on the left side, which was originally a rest stop, but it seems to be closed now. The view is better here.
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  • Wow, don't miss this! It is very unique and the views are breathtaking. You go up in an elevator 500 feet, 42 stories in a minute. It's a very smooth ride. Once you get to the top you can see 360 degr...  more »
  • This is one 'wonder' that no one should miss, if you are anywhere close. The Observatory is the highest public observatory, and the bridge is one of only four cable-stayed bridges in the world, and the only one in the States...and it is in Maine!! Fort Knox is right there, and it is so very inexpensive to enjoy. Loved it!!
  • Pretty cool to have a 1 of only 4 in the world hidden away just for us Americans! Kudos to all involved. Did not go up...scared of heights.

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