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Nice Urban Park

This is a good sized park within an easy walk of downtown. At present, it is very popular with... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2018
MarkP115
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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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So lovely and a great if underused respite from downtown

Try to visit on a Saturday morning when the farmers market is in full swing. You needn’t buy a... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Henry I
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Sharon, Vermont
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was really impressed by this beautiful and fun park not far from downtown Portland. Not only do they have the farmers market there on Saturdays but they also have a gorgeous lake, shady vistas, tons of sports fields and tennis courts, but they also...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed 6 days ago

I loved walking through here on Saturday during the farmers market. The blueberries were delicious and so was the ambiance. The little play area for kids was also adorable. I'm very glad we went.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sustad161718
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting Maine with my Daughter & Grand Daughters, we LOVED this Beautiful Park. There are Wading Water Areas for the Little ones & a FANTASTIC Playground. Saturday Market is so Terrific!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bevb316
Reviewed April 28, 2019

I had seen this park in passing many times when in Portland year after year for a family Bible convention just a few blocks over at the Civic Center. While visiting our wee little grandchildren in South Portland, we decided to take them to Deering...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Butterfinger1954
Reviewed April 26, 2019

I was surprised at how large this park is. The trees are just beginning to bloom, so it probably looks better in full spring or summer. It has a pond, a children's play area, walking trails, large oak trees, and so on. Hopefully the city...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank NHjo
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a good sized park within an easy walk of downtown. At present, it is very popular with birders, as a rare Black Hawk is hanging out in the park.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarkP115
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Try to visit on a Saturday morning when the farmers market is in full swing. You needn’t buy a thing. Just wander and chat with the locals, talk politics, ask how their sales are going, take a walk by the splash pad to see the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Henry I
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

My 20 month old toddler had a lot of fun here. There was plenty of things for him to play on and play with. He loved sliding down on the different slides and playing with all the steering wheels on the playground. There was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank huichiehh2016
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Even if Deering Park is buried in snow, I have to make a quick visit on my trips back. I used to live 3 blocks from here, and so much of my time was spent in this park, especially in the summer. A lovely little...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Gunnydog_2001
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Very beautiful rose garden, showing many varieties of roses. Nice ponds, water fountains. Nice peaceful place to visit

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank delole
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