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Wilhelmina Park

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Address: Oranjestad, Aruba
Description: This small waterfront park features a statue of Queen Wilhelmina, the...
This small waterfront park features a statue of Queen Wilhelmina, the leader of the Netherlands during the first half of the twentieth century.
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Quaint Little Park

Located adjacent to the Renaissance Aruba Ocean Suites, this is a pretty little park for a nice stroll. It has a lovely view of the water where you can watch the boats pass by and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
DJ M
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Houston, Texas
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Nova Scotia, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We walk here every morning after breakfast, and take some bread to feed the fish from the bridge by the lagoon. There is a beautiful statue of Queen Wilhelmina in the park, and a lovely statue of Anne Frank.

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Middletown, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

This park is inbetween the Renaissance Ocean Suites and the West Deck Restaurant. It's very clean and a nice place to relax. We love walking through this park.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Not much to say about this little park. Clean? Sure. quaint? Yeah, I guess. Nice statue ? I guess so but it' snow museum piece. Just a place to stroll while waiting for someone. Not many people there.

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Houston, Texas
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92 reviews 92 reviews
42 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Located adjacent to the Renaissance Aruba Ocean Suites, this is a pretty little park for a nice stroll. It has a lovely view of the water where you can watch the boats pass by and enjoy seeing the pelicans diving for their food.

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buckingham
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I really liked the iguanas that are fed in this park - they are large and quite numerous. Some are very green! The park also affords the opportunity to watch various birds, particularly pelicans.

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I enjoyed the park as it gave insight into the history of the island as a former colony of the Netherlands.

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The Villages, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Took my grandsons for a walk while the women shopped. It captures part of the harbor and looking out at the Caribbean sea.have done this several times, and love the views. Especially when a cruise ship is getting underway.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Take a time to straling along the park until the beach side. The sea breez make the feeling exceptional when you staring at the statue of queen Wilhelmina. The park really clean with nice plants and flowers landscape.

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Laguna Beach-sarasota
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97 reviews 97 reviews
16 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Statues and iguanas, so don't get your hopes up. Must be the largest colony of iguanas living/nesting under that tree near the water.

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Sacramento, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We found this park by accident when were looking for the West Deck restaurant. Its a nice well maintained and perfectly manicured park that's not too crowded so its a good place to sit or take a relaxing stroll but it is quite small. The statues of Queen Wilhelmina and Anne Frank are good tourist areas for taking pictures, but... More 

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