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Walnut Hill Park

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184 W Main St, New Britain, CT 06052-1317
+1 860-826-3360
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Best park in the area

We love this park. It’s great for walking, taking the dogs, bringing frisbees or balls to throw... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
ITguyfromCT
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CT
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Great park

Great place for walking/running. Open area with a museum on grounds. Great shows and events... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
Rome J
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“american art” (14 reviews)
“rose garden” (19 reviews)
“summer music” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
184 W Main St, New Britain, CT 06052-1317
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+1 860-826-3360
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We love this park. It’s great for walking, taking the dogs, bringing frisbees or balls to throw around. The architecture of the houses in the area are awesome to look at. It’s right next to the New Britain Museum of American Art. It’s a beautiful...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place for walking/running. Open area with a museum on grounds. Great shows and events throughout the year. Good times.

Thank Rome J
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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Good park to bring your children to play in the playground, go for a run around the track or for a walk and there's also a tennis court. Also don't forget to go up tge hill and see tge beautiful roses.

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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

It's very nice on the eyes..good place to get your exercise. And summer music series is a very good touch..

Thank 520customer
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

This park was created by the early settlers of New Britain. The designer is the same person that designed Central Park in New York City. The top of the hill is a Monument for the WW1 Men and Women of honor. You can see it...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Not bad, actually! Decent turn out, fun music, and convenient location and parking. A friend and I with our 3,2 and 1 year old went had a little picnic dinner. No easily accessible bathrooms, but my 2 yr old covertly bush peed, since she's still...More

Thank Jeread
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I've been visiting this place for 34 years and I love it! Very open, clean and safe walking/running/biking park. Children's playscape. Excersice features, park, baseball parks, open grass fields, a gazebo, many benches, parking, a huge stage for summer concerts, a beautiful rose garden, water...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

You can go with family or friends and take a walk breath fresh wind and see the flowers I really like it it was cute

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Reviewed February 15, 2017

great band shell in the park and directly next door to the new britain museum of american art. good for all ages...couples , families with young children and teens. the museum has many exhibits through the year for all ages.

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Reviewed February 7, 2017

Walnut Hill park is a beautiful place anytime of the year. The landscaping was done by architect Fredrick Olmstead who also landscaped Central Park NYC. The park once had a public swimming pool with a fountain at the center that doubled as a skating rink...More

Thank Robert C
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