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Oct 4, 2017
“Nice park, good location”
Apr 3, 2017
“Neat clean park near El Mercado”
Free downtown park in San Antonio that includes turrets, tunnels, and a multi-colored playground for kids.
500 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78207-3103
+1 210-207-8600
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Located right across the street from Market Square, this is a nice park with playground equipment, picnic tables, plenty of shade trees, and sculptures. The north west corner of the park is also a main bus stop so from there you can go anywhere else...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rduinc
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

What a cool place for kids and to break away from El Mercado. This park is just North of El Mercado (next to Children's Hospital). The park has a really clean playground with many cool bits to it. The park is lined with cool cast...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank P8273VDscotts
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

pretty park across Children's Hospital. Went there to let the children play and feed the pigeons. Nice little park lots of trees and shade to sit under .

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank fabisaucedo
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Took the kids here. They had a blast this is a must visit if you have young children that enjoy parks. This is a definite when we visit again.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Chris-Food-Critic
Reviewed December 24, 2015

Park is beautiful, you can walk a few lap around the park not very big, very close to the mercado. Has angelic mural across the street,playground for the kids and statue in the middle of the park. Need to paid for parking with meter.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank lalocadr19
Reviewed November 18, 2015

After a day of taking in the sights of San Antonio and grabbing a super burger for dinner we were walking back to the hotel. It was a steamy September evening as the sun was going down and we were both tired and hot. It...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank cc_maam
Reviewed June 25, 2015

Not in a great part of the city. It's a small park. Not much to do. There is a small playground for kids.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank mrbrentharris
Reviewed May 20, 2015

How I hate to rate this park as "poor", because it is so pretty. From the park you can get a beautiful view of the Spirit of Healing Mural. The park is near El Mercado and San Rosa Childrens Hospital (where the mural is located)....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Judy L
Reviewed December 26, 2012

Its full of homeless men and drifters. You wouldnt want to park your car on that lot and you would not take your children there to play.

Date of experience: December 2012
4  Thank KenY469
Reviewed June 20, 2012

This is a small park situated just outside of El Mercado. There are nice statues, a lovely gazebo and graceful benches to rest after shopping. Be aware that since this is right downtown, there is a fairly sizable homeless population that inhabit the park. It...More

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank CassWen
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April 9, 2017|
Response from P8273VDscotts | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure that dogs are allowed since there is nothing that states otherwise, and the park is not fenced in.....🙂