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Brandywine Park

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There's so much to see at this park that I can't help bug make it a staple in my walking routine... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2019
khalilaho
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Wilmington, Delaware
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Beautiful Park and trails

We fell in love with this Park along with the trails, we only went in late Fall so we want to... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
Crissyfloyd
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Belmar, New Jersey
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Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

There's so much to see at this park that I can't help bug make it a staple in my walking routine. The scenery, water and trails are awesome. The only issue I had is there's a lot of construction in different areas of the park...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

We fell in love with this Park along with the trails, we only went in late Fall so we want to experience the Spring and also Summer as well!! Looking forward to the trip!! Brandywine is lovely all year round!!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Crissyfloyd
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Our first time to this park. Would never guess a place so beautiful would be tucked away hidden in a big, crazy, not so nice city. You have to admit it, the actual city of Wilmington is not so beautiful or a place you want...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

Myself and fiancee would go here all the time for the last like 9 or so years. We have a 2 year old now who also loves to go! Its beautiful and for the most part I have never run into anyone mean or unfriendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Erin D
Reviewed August 28, 2018

There are old buildings adjacent to the park, and bridges spanning the river. There are even fountains in courtyards. To fully appreciate Brandywine Park you need to first remember it is an urban park, in a once industrial area, in the heart of a very...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

This is a very nice park in the middle of the city. the zoo and water just add to the quiet and peacefulness of the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

If you've never been rafting or canoeing on the Brandywine river, you must try it. It a wonderful and relaxing time, fun for the whole family. Best done when it hasn't rained in a week or more to ensure lower water levels and slower currents....More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank racerx3
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Nice park along the river, with wonderful big rocks for climbing. Can get crowded, but especially beautiful in spring.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

This was the highlight of our overnight trip to what seemed like a struggling city center. We were simply checking out the River from a downtown hotel and ran into it. I would have enjoyed spending more time there. The layout of the park, its...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Linda D
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of hours while in the city and followed TripAdvisor to this park. Brandywine Park is long and narrow, encompassing both sides of the stream. There are intermittent bridges, providing flexibility as to the distance you chose to walk. It is relatively...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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The park/river in the city of Wilmington is scenic. Swimming not recommended. The upper sections of the Brandywine River are popular for canoeing and floating. Begin near the Delaware-Pennsylvania border. (shuttle yourself... More
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