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“beautiful, huge” 5 of 5 stars
Review of New Orleans City Park

New Orleans City Park
1 Palm Drive, New Orleans, LA 70124
504-482-4888
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Ranked #4 of 171 Attractions in New Orleans
Type: Parks
Activities: Running, Hiking
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: One of the largest urban parks in the country, City Park has golf, tennis and horseback riding.
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
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“beautiful, huge”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

So big and lovely! Plan for a few hours of rest and relaxation. Bring your walking shoes and stroll!

Visited October 2012
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New Orleans, LA
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78 reviews 78 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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“Paddle boat around the lagoon ... FUN!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Get some exercise, see the park from the water, check out the ducks and flowers, and enjoy a day in the sun! FUN!!

Visited March 2012
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Jackson, MS
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“Beautiful Park, attended Celebrations in Oaks 2012”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

I've visited the beautiful park several times, but this was my first
time attending the annual Celebration of the oaks events.

The park is beautiful, lots of food, great live entertainment
and wine and spirits of all kinds.

Visited November 2012
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
“Fabulous”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Perfect for bike riding, strolling, pedalboating... Museums, gardens, gondola rides, amusement park and a train ride, too!

Visited June 2012
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Savannah, GA
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“Do not miss!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

I visited New Orleans at least a dozen times before finally visiting City Park. This is a very special public place, a wonderful attraction for a good half-day visit, and it's free! The collection of public art spaced throughout is fantastic, the landscaping is beautiful, and there's plenty to do and see for families, couples, or even solo for a bit of solitude away from the bustle of the city. Gardening enthusiasts should also visit the Botanical Garden attached to the park.

Visited October 2012
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