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Bellevue State Park
Ranked #7 of 76 things to do in Wilmington
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A Park For All Seasons Bellevue Hall mansion commands a grand view of this historic estate, and its present form reflects alterations made by William du Pont, Jr. Mr. du Pont surrounded his home with the finest facilities: tennis courts, equestrian stables, gardens, and a picturesque pond, amid woodlands and fields overlooking the Delaware River. The park was acquired by the State of Delaware in 1976. The Delaware Division of Parks and Recreation has retained the historic charm of Bellevue while providing many opportunities for recreation. Walking and jogging are popular activities at any time of the year. A 1-1/8 mile fitness track circles a catch-and-release fishing pond while the nearby exercise trail offers a refreshing workout. Hiking trails allow you to explore other parts of the estate. If you prefer cycling, both paved and unpaved paths lead you on a leisurely tour. A popular spot for picnics, weddings and get-togethers.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
Reviewed November 27, 2013

It's a great park it has everything lots of parking all over the park nice place to take the kid's fishing an to play for all ages big an small open for playing ball in the summer , basketball , tennis, or just walking , nice just to be out doors.

Thank franksgogetter
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