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Margaret T. Hance Park

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1134 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1817
+1 602-534-2406
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Large and Clean

This is a fantastic park for a day with the family, or just to take a walk. There is plenty of... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2017
jdx509
,
Minneapolis, Minnesota
via mobile
Great place for pics

I went here with high expectations and I was a little disappointed. My family and I took the metro... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2016
Ileana89d
,
Phoenix, Arizona
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible21%
Dec 10, 2016
“Great place for pics”
Jan 29, 2017
“Large and Clean”
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1134 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1817
Central City
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+1 602-534-2406
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Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic park for a day with the family, or just to take a walk. There is plenty of space for fun and games, or a picnic. And there is a decent amount of playground equipment for the kids.

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Reviewed December 10, 2016

I went here with high expectations and I was a little disappointed. My family and I took the metro here and I'll be honest, I thought it was kind of scary! First, we explored the north side of the park. The grass was dying and...More

Thank Ileana89d
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Hance Park is surrounded by activity. A new apartment complex is being built south of the Park and The Phoenix Library Branch is in the center of the park on the north side. Its perfect for concerts, a picnic when the weather is cooler or...More

Thank Dawn R
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Close to the public library and walkable from downtown Phoenix. Great for the cooler months in Phoenix!

Thank aihle
Reviewed August 1, 2016

This is a great park for a music festival-type event. Wide open space, convenient location and the Japanese Friendship Garden is right near the park.

Thank saj5771
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Was jumped in this park, but was able to hold on to camera and eventually they backed down when they realized they bit off more than they can chew. but there are predators here and no police. They like to corner people who think Japanese...More

1  Thank bent1332016
Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

The park is in the under a freeway overpass infested with homeless people. When properly secured is good venue. We have attended many St. Patrick's Day Festivals there. The city has tried to renovate this park. Unfortunately it is very difficult due to the population...More

2  Thank Walter M
Reviewed March 7, 2016

The park itself is beautiful but what's in it spoils it.Homeless dirty people,drunk and passed out Native Americans,pan handlers asking for money and not a cop in sight.You can also stand inside the huge Phoenix library and look out over the park.That would be the...More

2  Thank Maewest93
Reviewed July 22, 2015

It's a great expanse of grass over a freeway tunnel. There are some events held here, there's the Japnse Gardens, and a dog park. It is too often unsafe, inhabited by homeless and unpatrolled. Sometimes, mid day, at the end of a visit to the...More

4  Thank Mike K
Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

I been walking trough this park during the last month to get to my destination and I couldn't believe this is the park my friends talk about insanely all the time. I love the set up, location and adorable giant shiny panda! The lightrail will...More

1  Thank Jptravelswithfreedom
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