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Nice Shady Spot for Lunch

A very zen little spot and a brilliant use of a small city space. And I'm not just saying that... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2019
paulandorder
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Beautiful oasis!

We walked by this park and snapped a few pictures on our way by. It looked like a great place to be!

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Q6164FIwendyp
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Ottawa, Canada
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Aug 3, 2019
“Nice Shady Spot for Lunch”
Jul 13, 2019
“Relaxing Spot In The City”
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

A very zen little spot and a brilliant use of a small city space. And I'm not just saying that because my uncle designed it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paulandorder
Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

The park is a sliver of land between buildings on Chestnut Street, named after a former landscape architect, urban planner and educator who developed other parks in the area. What caught my eye was its peaceful lushness in the middle of a concrete jungle. Trees,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We walked by this park and snapped a few pictures on our way by. It looked like a great place to be!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Q6164FIwendyp
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Breathe a delightful moment of quiet just a few steps from the bustle of 17th & Chestnut streets. Sit on one of the many benches or picnic at one of the tables while listening to the cascading water on the architectural fountain. The lush greenery...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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