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Parque Quinta Normal

Avenida Matucana 520, Santiago 8350410, Chile
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Great location

The park itself is very nice but not spectacular. There are run down buildings with very nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Godwell C
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Park and museum campus all in one

A beautiful park with lots of walking paths and a small pond where you can rent paddle boats. Lots... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Maggie T
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Santiago, Chile
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Avenida Matucana 520, Santiago 8350410, Chile
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park itself is very nice but not spectacular. There are run down buildings with very nice graffiti art, and the park benches are occasional homes of one or two homeless persons. But the location of the park is great. There are several museums all...More

Thank Godwell C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A beautiful park with lots of walking paths and a small pond where you can rent paddle boats. Lots of museums around the area, including the National Museum of Natural History and the Museum of Science and Technology (both free admission). Great for wandering around...More

Thank Maggie T
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We happened to pass through it on a sunday, and it appeared to be very busy with families and family activities. Renting of skelters, a small train, mickey mouse etc etc. very nice and friendly atmosphere.

Thank worldtravellerTom
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We came here to visit the railway museum, but this nice park was a bonus. It was Sunday, so plenty of friendly dog walkers who were happy to chat and families too. Easy to find from the city centre on the Metro.

Thank djpend
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Quinta Normal, the neighbourhood where this park is located is one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Santiago. So, this park is one of the oldest parks as well. It is large, very green. Includes several museums inside. People from all social classes come over. Nice...More

Thank EnginKaban
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Surrounded by various museums (and not far from the Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos) the Parque Quinta Normal, is really a great urban open space for relaxing. Quite a contrast to the veryday hurly-burly of down town Santiago

Thank MorganSwitzerland
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice for a stroll. Lots of families and people. Head over for a relaxing afternoon. Has a railway museum with old trains that was interesting to see.

Thank Anja S
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We stumbled onto this park when visiting the Museum of Memory and Human Rights. it was lively and crowded with families and children enjoying the grounds.

Thank dgottesman
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you have a couple of hours - and just want to relax and wind down. "Quinta" certainly is an option on your list. A good Picnic Spot spot too. If you go there in November till February - watch out for that Chilean sun...More

Thank Gert A
Reviewed 11 March 2017

It is a metro ride away. It has a lake but no particular flowers or shrubs. You could spend a pleasant 30 minutes or more wandering around. I was here to visit train museum and Human Rights museum, both close by. If you want Green,...More

Thank Michael T
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