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The International Water Lily Garden @ Civic League Park

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24 S Park St, San Angelo, TX 76901-3472
+1 832-274-3377
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Garden Club Ideal

Attended with members of Western Hills Garden Club. Heard report of future plans for the Civic... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2016
Dixie P
San Angelo, Texas, United States
Lovely place to visit

I love this park! I like going there alone and sitting quietly, with friends, with my husband for a... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
San Angelo, Texas
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24 S Park St, San Angelo, TX 76901-3472
+1 832-274-3377
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

Attended with members of Western Hills Garden Club. Heard report of future plans for the Civic League Park. Excellent place for picnics, strolling, or just enjoying being outdoors.

Thank Dixie P
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

I love this park! I like going there alone and sitting quietly, with friends, with my husband for a simple quiet date, or with kids to explore the wonders of creation. It truly is one of San Angelo's treasures. We are fortunate to have such...More

Thank AnzOpinion
Reviewed September 7, 2016

At the right time of year this might be awesome. Very few flowers were in bloom, but the very large lily pads were impressive.

Thank Virginia K
Reviewed September 3, 2016

I never realized there were so many kinds of water lilies. We really enjoyed this place. From what we were told by a local this may be among the best water lily collections in the country or even the world. It is in a relaxing...More

Thank Frank Y
Reviewed August 6, 2016

A nice walk around the tanks of lilies. We went around 1 in the afternoon, it was hot but we were able to see many blooms. The surrounding gardens are very nice as well.

Thank Kay C
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

It was a blistering hot day in San Angelo, so we saved this stop until just before sunset. TAKE A CAMERA!!! You'll want to share pictures of the waterlilies with your crazy Aunt Becky in Louisiana, and post on other social media sites for all...More

Thank BoiseBeaker
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Be sure to go in September to see the water lilies. They are beautiful. Not real big park but worth it to see the lilies. Some of them are huge.

Thank tffarms03
Reviewed July 30, 2016

We lucked out by visiting while there was a tour guide, Genna, to give us an overview of the operation and it's history. Also we were fortunate to meet the owner and developer, Ken Landen. He is renown as the worlds foremost authority on water...More

Thank tbc3
Reviewed July 26, 2016

It was neat to see these gardens in the middle of the hot West Texas landscape. The gardens are in "cement ponds" but the blooms are spectacular.

Thank Kate E
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Free park with varieties of lily pads Monet could have hung out here for a while --- but not in July Needs frogs

Thank CJTD_CloverLeaf4
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September 20, 2017|
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Response from IvyL136 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. This Lily Garden is located in a public park that dogs are allowed in. There is a fence around the pool that protects the lilies.
Mommy G
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Jimmie_Ray | Reviewed this property |
No charge - enjoy
April 12, 2015|
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Response from Debbie J | Reviewed this property |
It's open all the time. There are no specific hours. Free to the public. Sorry about the slow response. Hope you enjoyed it if you went yesterday. Sincerely, Debbie Jackson