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Northwest Park

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We were waiting on a flight out at Hartford and wanted some exercise close by. This was the perfect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
yttot
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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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Great place to visit!

This is a great park to visit with or without kids. In my case,I have two younger ones and we loved... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
aimeeh255
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145 Lang Rd, Windsor, CT 06095-1550
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were waiting on a flight out at Hartford and wanted some exercise close by. This was the perfect spot and we learned a lot while we were there. Those in the area are fortunate to have such a natural environment to enjoy! Thanks for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great park to visit with or without kids. In my case,I have two younger ones and we loved it. It used to be a tobacco farm but now it’s a nature center for kids and an interesting tobacco museum. They even have...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank aimeeh255
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in West Hartford but enjoy coming to Northwest Park for a dogwalk and exploration. This park has it all and all in one place! Farm animals, exhibits, gardens, walking trails and recreation amenities. It is also a 4 season park. This is a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank whmtnhiker
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

I brought my little grandson to the park, he really enjoyed seeing the animals! They all appeared to be very well cared for. There's also a playground with swings, slides, etc. Lots of picnic tables. Also a little gift shop.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kathryn P
Reviewed May 8, 2019

We attended a concert at Northwest Park by guitarist Gil Guttierez and his Latin trio. A very friendly but sedate crowd gathered in this renovated tobacco shed to listen to the music. A high quality sound system kept things pleasant, as did a profundity of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mark D
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We’ve been coming to this park for about 15 years. It’s always well kept and beautiful. Great playground area for young children, classic Northeast big red barns to rent for functions and well marked trails for walking. Great nature center with gift shop and a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

I read someone else’s review of “Neeto” and this park definitely was all that and more. Great paved walkways, several forest trails. So many people were there with families or dog walking. My favorite was the barn with the animals. Sisko the donkey loves playing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Northwest park is a fun place to go. There are trails you can walk. If you have any young kids, they also have a playground and a picnic area. There are a few animals to see too

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Billie B
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this unexpected find while we were staying in Windsor for a family event. The park has a pretty koi pond where you can feed the fish (bring your own food), a nature center, an animal barn, a playground, and an organic community...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mvdiva
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The location is somewhat secluded from busy streets. Walking through the grounds is nice. They have animals inside and outside the barn. A small jungle gym for children outdoors. An indoor nature center with a play area for children Nice place for kids and families

Date of experience: April 2018
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there used to be some . I truthfully dont know if there still is
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