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Mayfield Park Cottage and Gardens

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Address: 3505 West 35th, Austin, TX 78703
Phone Number: +1 512 499 6700
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Beautiful place

My family and I love to visit this place when we are in Austin. It's a beautiful glimpse into a simpler time long past. My children love to walk the grounds and see the peacocks... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Jennifer L
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Houston, Texas

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

My family and I love to visit this place when we are in Austin. It's a beautiful glimpse into a simpler time long past. My children love to walk the grounds and see the peacocks and look for fish in the ponds. Very tranquil relaxing place to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Excellent place to see Indian Peacock Show. See my pics attached. You must go when it is Cloudy or just before rain to see peacocks dancing. Many people don't know about this park. So this review/

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This is free. Loved walking along with the beautiful Peacocks and Garden area. They have hiking paths also. You can spend and hour here or more if your following the paths.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My first time seeing peacocks !!!! The place is not too far from downtown. It's a clean place too contrary to what a read earlier. They also have picnic tables so next time I hope to grab a bite right next to the beautiful proud birds:-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Peaceful grounds with beautiful gardens, a small quaint white cottage built in the 1870's, majestic pea cocks roaming freely and ponds with turtles. It's quiet and charming.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My friend and I packed a picnic lunch and visited Mayfield on a beautiful Austin day. The peacocks were well worth the visit. They were all over the grounds and showing off for the ladies. The grounds are gorgeous and very easy to walk through.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Tucked away you would never know this place was here. The peacocks are beautiful, the landscaping is beautiful and in spring time the place is alive with so much color and life! A must see. Check out the trail as well!

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Philadelphia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I got a lot of great pics of the grounds - my friend and I hiked a little bit but not the whole length. The peacocks were really cool to; very pretty, although one of them was a tad ornery. We got pretty close to it though, so s/he was probably just telling us to back off. The port-o-potty on... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Nice place to hang out in the afternoon. Watch the peacocks, walk the trails. Also fun for people watching as there are numerous people running around with cameras.

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Beaumont, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Without a doubt, one of the most beautiful parks in Austin. During our visit, the gardens were in full bloom. The ponds were full of turtles and fish. The peacocks were as social as peacocks can be, showing off for all of the guests. The cottages were being used for a private event so we were unable to go through... More 

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Additional Information about Mayfield Park Cottage and Gardens

Address: Address: 3505 West 35th, Austin, TX 78703
Phone Number: +1 512 499 6700
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm

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