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Address: Front Street and Goodale Avenue, Columbus, OH
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Check out the fountain!

This park is a beautiful part of the Short North/Victorian Village area. Check out the pond and fountain.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2015
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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This park is a beautiful part of the Short North/Victorian Village area. Check out the pond and fountain.

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michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

One of my favorite parks. It isn't a pristine park where everything is weeded and trimmed. It is an urban park used by everyone in the area. It is the home to many festivals. It is a great place for an afternoon picnic or just to sit next to the pond and watch the birds. We walk to the Northern... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This is a nice park to explore when Comfest or other festivals happen. This is also where homeless live. Be cautious at night, but worth seeing a few blocks from Short North.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Goodale Park has been around for a long time in Victorian Village. They have great festival in the summer months. Red, White and Boom you can see the fireworks from the park. Concerts such as Comfest, Music on Sundays in the afternoon. Great meeting place for neighbors too.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This park is great for festivals and it ends there. I was once chased by a homeless man and I just kinda brushed it off. Weird things happen in the city. A few months later, a stranger propositioned me for a sexual encounter. I didn't go back for a good six months and when I decided to go with a... More 

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Houston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Took a nice stroll along the inner circle. We passed gazebo and snapped a few photos. Saw interesting sign poetry on Sundays. Then continued walking and saw a small mound with elephants on top spraying water with trunks. We stopped around 9 am Sunday and there plenty of walkers, walkers with dogs, runners and ducks. Ample seating benches to relax... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a lovely surprise so near the city. It's a nice quiet place to watch the squirrels play or visit the pond with the elephant fountains. There's also a few playgrounds for kiddos to burn some energy.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Had a good time at comfest today. This park is a good place to have this at. Its big, plenty of sidewalks and lots of shade trees.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Its a city park, nothing fancy. You can go take a stroll, sit there have a leisure time.You can sit have you kids runaround. I went there and liked it

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Rabat, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

this is a wonderful park! on the north side you can see some of the most interesting houses in columbus. the northeast side has a fountain and pond, and the southwest side has a field used for kickball and baseball. there are tennis courts and a big playground. The flowers and trees throughout the garden are beautiful, and most were... More 

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