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Sholom Park

Open today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Lives up to its name

Peace, harmony, wholeness, completeness, and tranquility. These are some of the words that define... read more

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Ocala, Florida
Relaxing walk

We've been to Ocala multiples times visiting family but this is the first we have visited Sholom... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fenton, Michigan
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“quiet place”(22 reviews)
“feed the fish”(20 reviews)
“koi pond”(18 reviews)
Sholom Park is a non-profit, privately owned, 44-acre botanical garden in Ocala, Florida. Opened to the public in 2004, the park features more than 2 miles of paved trails and more than 100 species of plants and trees. Sholom Park seeks to become a...more
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7110 SW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL 34481-5449
+1 352-873-0848 ext. 7650
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All reviews quiet place feed the fish koi pond great place to walk relaxing walk no pets allowed fish food olive trees walking trails enjoy nature nice walking beautiful landscaping walk around natural beauty ocala area labyrinth benches
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Reviewed today

Peace, harmony, wholeness, completeness, and tranquility. These are some of the words that define Sholom. This park delivers these in spades! If you need to get away and find solace and solitude, it is THE place to go. It is Ocala's best kept secret gem....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AnneMusik
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We've been to Ocala multiples times visiting family but this is the first we have visited Sholom Park. It was a beautiful setting for a walk or sit and take in the surrounding nature. I can only imagine how beautiful it must be in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sspeidel12
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband recently took me there to show me the sites. He likes to walk so the trails he showed me was great. Many trails and sites to see. If you like nature, then you will like this park

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank macarrollsis
Reviewed 6 days ago

before you go, this is a dog free zone. No dogs allowed. the park is loaded with flowers and zin like maze. worth a look parking and visiting is free

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank militarylady
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent place to be 'away', close to home. Peace of Mind would be a right description. Make certain you won't be using the main gazebo at the same time the 'Yoga' practitioners are using it. You'll lose your early bird try. You'll be re-direct to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rcardona27
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and safe area for the kid's. Love to go for a walk around the trails. It's nature at it's best.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank caweaver10
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A beautiful and tranquil park. Great for walking the paved paths or just enjoying the lush well maintained gardens.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MEBOcala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Family met in Shalom Park for photos for Christmas and fun. It is really nice there and picturesque. Nice for a casual walk also.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Charles P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our walk around the park. Koi fish are huge and plenty of turtles to see. The walk in the labyrinth garden is enjoyable...especially with thought provoking signs along the way. Even this time of year there is beauty everywhere. The maps available at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cfmac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty park if in the area but we drive to visit and not worth an out of the way drive. Close to The Villages.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 415tammyj
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Robert M
July 26, 2018|
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Response from SholomPark | Property representative |
Sholom Park was created and is maintained by the Horticultural Arts and Park Institute, Inc. (HAPI), in 1994. HAPI is a 501 (c)(3) organization.
March 11, 2018|
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Response from jwls902017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes sorry for the delayed response. A picnic lunch would be great there.
May 27, 2017|
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Response from TravelerforBees | Reviewed this property |
Free but most would be willing to pay for such a peaceful place to enjoy.
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