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Magee Park

200 Beech Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2271
+1 760-434-9189
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Catalog house circa 1887

Once upon a time, a person picked up a catalog and ordered their home, piece by piece, to be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
on_the_go_98765
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Tucson
Low energy visit

My mom and I were there on business, waiting for a flight home and accidently found this park and... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Ro_z_disposition
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Stockton, California
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Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this 2 1/2-acre historical park has shuffleboard, horseshoe pits, a picnic area with barbecue facilities and a beautiful rose garden.
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  • Very good58%
  • Average14%
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4 weeks ago
“Catalog house circa 1887”
20 May 2017
“Low energy visit”
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200 Beech Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2271
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+1 760-434-9189
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once upon a time, a person picked up a catalog and ordered their home, piece by piece, to be assembled like a giant 3 dimensional puzzle. The historic neighborhood in San Juan Capistrano (Los Rios District) has many of these still standing today. Back to...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

My mom and I were there on business, waiting for a flight home and accidently found this park and historical house. We love looking at the historical homes and lifestyles of the cities we visit. This home was simple and the woman who was there...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Judging of pure bred collies . Not far from the beach and in centre of town . Nicegreen space to relax and people watch. Histories building in the park

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

The first house built in Carlsbad in 1886, the Shipley/Magee House, stands at its original location in this park near the ocean. It is operated by the Carlsbad Historical Society and is free to tour. The house is open until 3 PM and tours are...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great spot to stop and rest after walking downtown Carlsbad. Many historical sites to see. Green grass , shade trees and restrooms.

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The local parks are a great deal and this one had a Hall that holds up to 60 people including tables and chairs, and a smaller meeting room also including a couple of tables and lots of chairs; the bridal girls used to get dressed....More

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Reviewed 5 June 2016

Maggie park is a good location for a rendezvous with friends before heading to the beach or going to the village. There are public restrooms and parking in the area.

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Reviewed 2 May 2016

The history of Carlsbad's beginnings is a staple of Magee Park. It is interesting to learn of how the Shipley/Magee families became one of the town's founders and how it grew from its very humble start. The inside of the main house is a window...More

Thank Scott B
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Reviewed 29 November 2015

Got married in the rose garden at Magee Park...soon after it had gotten improvements in the late 70's. We love Carlsbad!

Thank Ray C
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is a small park next to the Army-Navy Academy at the northern end of Carlsbad along the coast hwy. It has a couple of acres of grass on which my son and I used to throw a baseball. It also has a nice rose...More

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