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“old trees”(2 reviews)
“local park”(2 reviews)
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This popular recreational area offers a game park, volleyball court, slides and jungle gyms for children and a weekend market for various types of handicrafts from the Ecuadorian mountains.
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Avenida Patria, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

It's just a nice park. One weekends artists and craftspeople show their wares. But for me, the best part are the lovely, huge old trees. They are so amazing. It is also good for kids and you see a lot of families there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank visionquester
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Good little park. Average. Nothing crazy or revolutionary here however there are a good amount of little stalls to buy things from. Weekends are much, much busier than the weekdays obviously. During the week, it is like any other city park.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curtez151
Reviewed May 26, 2018

A very pleasant local park near the Mariscal district of Quito, well suited for a family visit, picnic, or just for a relaxed stroll when the weather is good. The park is especially popular at weekends when there are many little stalls selling local food,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Davee58
Reviewed February 18, 2018

On weekends there are always many craft vendors, food vendors, and some street entertainers. There is also a library you can visit and read newspapers and magazines.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Katharine G
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Love this little city park. Walked through during lunch and saw all the local enjoying them self. Nice art work placed through the area. Lot’s of stalls with tourists item to purchase.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank David20130609
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Right across the street from the Hotel Hilton Colon, this is a nice park which you can walk thru on your way to the historic Old Town. Some interesting sculptures including one in wood. Kids play football pick up games, art for sale, families relaxing....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed July 6, 2017

This is a thriving park in the center of the city. The game that resembles volleyball is played and surprisingly high-stakes card games that I didn't understand are played too. Buy a good meat skewer, sit, and watch the city go.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Timothy T
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Great park.. Sundays there are artist that line the park and sell their art work. You can also find great deals here.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank flashpackertravel
Reviewed May 2, 2017

It is better to go to the center of the city, you will find more of the cultural background and more cool things.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Sarah D
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The park is just down the street from the mercado artesenal. The park also has a little art market and along one street vendors bring their painting to sell. Also a good place to get street food for $1. Salchipapas and some corn/potato/pork concoction. The...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Natalie E
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