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Wilcox Public Library & Wilcox Park

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Perfect Place to think

This park is right in the middle of downtown, net to the library. A smaller park with a fountain... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paul R
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Wakefield
Got some time to kill?

The Wilcox Public Library is a great place to go if your visiting Westerly and it's a rainy day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kinetic321
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Providence, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This park is right in the middle of downtown, net to the library. A smaller park with a fountain, reflecting pond and paved walking path. The park hosts summer events like Shakespear in the Park, concerts, art shows, plus other miscellaneous events.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wilcox Public Library is a great place to go if your visiting Westerly and it's a rainy day. In addition to the usual media services, the library has art installations in it's great hall on a regular basis. Once the sun comes out stroll...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kinetic321
Reviewed October 21, 2018

What an amazing asset for all to share. Very accessible with beautiful walking paths. Benches through our for those who meander. A real gem.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Oly55
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This park was whete my grandfather took me 50 years ago to feed the koi...still and even more beautiful as an anchor to the cbd of Westerly...really peaceful and well designed with ponds, sculptures and variety in the paths...wonderfully inviting year round.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Katharine L
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Wilcox Park is a lovely park located just behind the Library in downtown Westelry. It’s a very safe and peaceful place for all to enjoy — even dogs are allowed— anytime of the year. There are various types of mature trees and plantings, which are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The Wilcox Park is a pretty green open area that you can take a respite from the beach and shopping.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LollysLook
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This is a nice city park with open spaces, named specimen trees, benches and a pond. Numerous functions are held here during the year.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Somebody recommend that place for my family but they didn't mention the parking is too far so we searched about parking, it was too far from park. This park is good for people living around the park otherwise total waste of time

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank beautystyle m
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Although my family and I have been coming to this area for years. Usually stay at beach. I was meeting someone for the first time and she suggested Wilcox Park. It’s a lovely place. Very well maintained grounds, pond and fountain,sculptures and many walking paths....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lindakf
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This park is beautiful! Very well kept, great flower gardens and trees. A very peaceful walk. The fountains are beautiful, and the variety of trees fantastic.

Date of experience: July 2018
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LarandKat
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Wilcox Park Concert (1 Replies)
Does anyone have any info on evening concerts at Wilcox Park? My husband and I went to a wonderful one here with an orchestra and then fantastic fireworks display by Grucchi afterwards during the summer many years ago (maybe 1980?) Still going on?
May 23, 2010|