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Elizabeth Park

Prospect Ave., I-84 Exit 44, Hartford, CT 06106
+1 860-722-6543
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Great escape

Well worth the trip . Anytime of year at the park I will be able to find something Beautiful to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John K
via mobile
A Hartford Landmark

A vibrant place. A landmark rose garden. Beautiful perennial and annual gardens. A great place to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert R
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This walkers' haven, with several gardens along its wildflower trail, a lovely pond and sports and concert facilities, is best known for its magnificent rose garden, with 800 varieties of roses.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rose garden” (101 reviews)
“full bloom” (17 reviews)
“pond house cafe” (16 reviews)
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Prospect Ave., I-84 Exit 44, Hartford, CT 06106
+1 860-722-6543
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth the trip . Anytime of year at the park I will be able to find something Beautiful to see there is a restaurant located in the park called the Pound house which offers a romantic place for a dinner

Thank John K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A vibrant place. A landmark rose garden. Beautiful perennial and annual gardens. A great place to see trees, to walk, to attend a concert. The on grounds Pond House is very good. In season their is a snack bar. We enjoy making this park a...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely treasure in the middle of the city. Was such a treat to walk through it. We happened to be there in October when they had a lot of Halloween things up and that was really a bonus. Loved our time here!

Thank Otis_108
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historic park has been around a long time and really is a good feature of Hartford. It’s a great place to be on a nice sunny day. Rose garden in the center is a nice romantic place to sit and enjoy being outside or...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this park! We spent an hour walking through this well designed park. We saw weddings, people playing tennis and of course lots of kids playing- it seems to be well used and loved by the locals. Loved seeing all the Halloween decorations near the...More

Thank inspirationaltravel
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I absolutely love Elizabeth Park. I grew up down the street and used to go often as a child so it will always have a place in my heart. During the summer months, they have free concerts where hundreds of people come with picnics and...More

Thank cnamdre
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My family visited from Florida and we were looking for something to do outdoors. My family and I have been to Elizabeth Park numerous times and were excited to share this opportunity with our visiting family. However, this was the first time visiting the park...More

Thank Crystal H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is the place to visit when the Roses are in full bloom ! Beautiful ! Well maintained and relaxing.

Thank dkeyworth3
Reviewed 14 September 2017

A friend and I decided to take a stroll in the Park last evening. My friend lives in West Hartford and explained that she never visits. She was very impressed by what she experienced. Even though the Roses were not in bloom the other gardens...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This has always been a great place to visit. It's a wonderful and magical escape from the hustle and bustle of the real world.

Thank rossclaudine
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16 September 2017|
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Response from Colleen F | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there is a map - but you really don't need one
Chris S
30 July 2017|
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Response from Cheryl D | Reviewed this property |
The park is open from sunrise to sunset.
8 July 2017|
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Response from Paulabina | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is plenty of room for toddlers to run around; however, be aware that there is a beautiful rose garden area and other smaller garden areas. My daughter got stung by something when we were there in June this year... More