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Under utilized park

Nice family playgrounds, public pool, outdoor ampitheatre, historic rose garden, football field all... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2019
Richard S
A great community resource

This park has so many things within it. A great pool (although the bathrooms could be cleaned more... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2019
Syracuse, New York
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Aug 14, 2019
“Under utilized park”
Jul 19, 2019
“A great community resource”
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Thornden Park Dr, Syracuse, NY 13210
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Reviewed August 14, 2019

Nice family playgrounds, public pool, outdoor ampitheatre, historic rose garden, football field all right next to Syracuse University...

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Richard S
Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

This park has so many things within it. A great pool (although the bathrooms could be cleaned more regularly) a rose garden even Shakespeare in the park during the summer! We went here for the great, and free, pool and while the family was there...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

I was there as part of a workout for the November Project Winter Summit. With a little imagination, this place is fantastic to workout in: it has paved hills, grassy bills, and in winter snow covered hills. Plenty of room for a large group to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AJTes
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I grew up one block from Thornden Park. I felt it was my personal backyard! Came to town on business and was quite busy, but as always, this was the perfect spot to take a break.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sdeej2018
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a late visit up to resevoir. Its close to or even the highest point in the city. Beautiful views!!! Very huge park, has playground, sport areas, a pool and lots of fields

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tylor H
Reviewed November 12, 2017

I was there to walk a few miles in green environment and all there was a sports area, an atrium theatre and a rose garden, all nice to look at but nothing to really walk more to drive through...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sarafina B
Reviewed August 27, 2017

While the grounds are nice and kids are provided a large swimming pool, the jewel of this park is the rose garden, which has more than 5,000 plants,

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank michaelbQ168AO
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Thornden Park is adjacent to the Syracuse University area, and if you approach it from that direction, you might have trouble finding a legal parking place at times. This is unfortunate, because the Mills Rose Garden is at that end of the park, and in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank 94,741,233
Reviewed July 28, 2017

This is a humongous park. However, I found only one parking for the whole park, right in front of its beautiful swimming pool. However, we can do a lot of hikes here and kids have a lot of playground material. There are basket nets for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Robby G C
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