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Beautiful park for an evening stroll

This park and garden is beautiful. With a pond in the middle, beautiful landscaping, and a circular... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Many rose bushes in a peaceful esetting.

Spent a few hours visiting the park and enjoying the numerous rose bushes and ponds. The park is a... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
John H
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This park and garden is beautiful. With a pond in the middle, beautiful landscaping, and a circular path, it's excellent for walking your dog, going on a romantic stroll, or getting family pics taken. Nestled into a neighborhood with very neat historic homes, this is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MeganSutton622
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Spent a few hours visiting the park and enjoying the numerous rose bushes and ponds. The park is a urban gem for Fort Wayne.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed August 9, 2018

If you love flowers and kinda a Greek style pillars this is the park for you. It is a very well kept park. It is a great place to take any family, prom, wedding Sr. pictures at. there is plenty enough ares to get some...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Fran S
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Sort of overrated. I guess if you really enjoy roses it's worth the trip but otherwise there's not to do there. If you go on a summer weekend, many of the areas will be rented out fo weddings. Overall I would say there are better...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank _rhamrick1991
Reviewed March 16, 2018

This park is well taken care of. The flowers are well manicured and absolutely beautiful when flowers are in full bloom. This is a place for a nice walk. Great location for pictures. Quiet and peaceful.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank debit86
Reviewed December 27, 2017

This park has beautiful scenery and a great playground for little kids. Fun family atmosphere that seems pretty safe.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Janel B
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Lakeside Park is really a beautiful Park. Thousands come by and take their wedding, prom or other special event pictures here. It is winter and the park is ready for it. The thousands of roses that bloom in the spring are gone for the winter....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 671perlan
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Our friends son got married here and we had time before the wedding to walk around and take pictures of a really beautiful park. We were very lucky that the day was beyond beautiful and it was the perfect setting for a perfect wedding. All...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank tarvum
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

When Graham Richard was Mayor of Fort Wayne, he organized and implemented a massive remodel and updating of the Lakeside Rose Garden. What a remarkable transformation!!! The flowers are beautiful and are accented by the trellises and other architectural additions, as well as the majestic...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank TravelerMike9999
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Most of the roses are not yet in bloom in early July, but this is still a very pretty place. It has a nice central pond with fountain. The geese that were hanging out there added some charm. The reflective pools are really special; to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank charlesd212
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