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“blast from the past” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Preservation Park

Preservation Park
1233 Preservation Park Way, (between 12th and 13th Streets), Oakland, CA 94612
510 874 7580
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Ranked #22 of 55 Attractions in Oakland
Type: Historic Sites
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Owner description: Location of 16 restored early Oakland Victorian homes.
Oakland, California
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“blast from the past”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

if you love architecture and a peaceful place to walk go check out preservation park...

Visited October 2011
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Moraga, California
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“Cute, very small, only worth as a stop for locals”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2011

This is not a place to see if you are in NorCal for vacations. It's just a small complex of 20 or so well preserved victorian houses. It's a small oasis inside the city but it's really nothing as a tourist attraction. It can be seen in ten minutes.

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“Organized a Meeting in their space”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2002

Preservation Park is a beautiful setting for a meeting. There were 45 attendees for our meeting which was held in Nile Hall. The grounds are pretty - it's a Victorian era block of buildings that were moved to the site and arranged just so with nice landscaping and a central fountain. The meeting coordinator at Pres. Park, Barbara, was fabulous to work with, as well.

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