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Address: 75 Cliff St, New Haven, CT 06511-1318
Phone Number: +1 203-946-8009
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Edgerton Park was donated by Frederick Brewster. Interesting history,...

Edgerton Park was donated by Frederick Brewster. Interesting history, feastures conservancy, community gardens, plays/festivals, greenhouses.

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Beautiful quiet park

One of the nicest parks in the neighborhood. Very clean and peaceful. There is a garden inside the park.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 20, 2016
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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

One of the nicest parks in the neighborhood. Very clean and peaceful. There is a garden inside the park.

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Hamden, Connecticut
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Vegetation is neglected; there is NO grass to speak of, leaves from past seasons are still on the ground. The pavement is cracked and one has to be very careful as not to trip. It could be a beautiful place to visit IF the New Haven parks dept. would invest some time in taking better care of this park and... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

We discovered this lovely park while looking for the CT Folk Festival. The grounds are lovely and the greenhouses amazing. This was a win/win for us today. A music festival in a nature conservancy🌳

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Thank Patricia D
New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

Just past downtown New Haven. Relaxing and spacious. There are lawns to sun under and trees for shade. Interesting events on some days or nights..concerts, Shakespeare, fairs, a good venue for picnics. A few rolling hills for kids to play as well. Great greenhouse with a wide variety of flowering and other plants. Some cool old buildings to check out.... More 

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Monroe, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

Lots of plants in the botanical garden. Plus they have some for sale to benefit the park. Nice place to walk around.

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New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Edgerton Park is super cute. My husband and I went to the greenhouse, which he had to pull me out of after about 45 minutes! There were so many unique plants, and most were for sale. If you are a plant lover, bring some cash! Prices were extremely fair!

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Thank Trekgal1
North Haven, CT
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141 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016

I have visited here many times over the years and always find it peaceful and inviting. The park is beautiful, clean and always a nice place for a picnic.

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Thank dbbohner
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

This park is a beautiful throwback world! Shakespeare in the summer, the greenhouse, fountain, carriage house, it's the best!!!

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Thank Robin M
New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

Former Brewster estate, now public park. Great place to escape for a walk, bike ride or to enjoy many public events organized by Edgerton Park Conservancy.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2015

A rare park with no facilities for organized sport - just a place to walk around, rest on a bench or spread a blanket on the grass. Enjoy the greenhouses with your children and walk around the vegetable plots (no picking, though - these are privately tended). In the fall, "Sunday in the Park" is a great neighborhood event for... More 

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