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Address: Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
Phone Number: 508-693-2303
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8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Description: Victorian mansions surround this charming Oak Bluffs park.

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Open space

After struggling through the crowds on Circuit Ave, we so appreciated this open space. To have s nice place to spread a blanket and relax in town is heaven. As one of the three... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
Wendy S
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Hartford, Connecticut
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Hartford, Connecticut
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143 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

After struggling through the crowds on Circuit Ave, we so appreciated this open space. To have s nice place to spread a blanket and relax in town is heaven. As one of the three main tourist towns on the island, Oak Bluffs has done the best job preserving open space within the 'city.'

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Round Rock, Texas, United States
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

Beautiful and so iconic "America". I felt like I was back in time and could just imagine all the 4th of July celebrations that occur in that park.

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New York City, New York
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535 reviews
337 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 974 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Ocean Park has a scenic, sweeping lawn with a gazebo and a fountain and beautiful ocean views. It's the perfect place for a walk or a picnic.

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Wading River, New York
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181 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Toured the park to and from a walk on the beach each day. Very open and welcoming. The perfect thing to see when you first arrive on the island.

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South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

I was so tired from the ride from Edgartown to Oak Bluffs and this was such a great spot to put the bike down at last! A great breeze, ocean view, and people watching. I just wish that there was some shade then it would be perfect.

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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

The town created and maintains an essential sanctuary here. Escape the hubbub of nearby Circuit Avenue and relax! Wading pools, sprinklers, wide ocean views and a bandstand where local folks play their favorite instruments once or twice a week in town concerts... What more "real Vineyard" could you ask? Our children first ran circles around the bandstand as toddlers and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Beautiful park overlooking the ocean. This is a wide expanse of open lawn with the town & ferry pier in view. Fun for the whole family.

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Marysville, Ohio
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

You have the ocean, pretty flowers, possibly live music at the gazebo, a fountain, cool houses all around, and space to run with the kids...all is good! Shopping and eating nearby also.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

A large park space in the center of Oak Bluffs. Not much going on here, but I wanted to write a bit about Oak Bluffs being a very old fashioned spot to visit. It could really use a coat of paint and a facelift. It's one thing to take a trip back in time to a qualnt 1960's spot, but... More 

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Acushnet, Massachusetts
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52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This well kept park is a lovely place to walk and enjoy the scenery. We crossed the park to get to the center of town and were lucky to see a wedding taking place.

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