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Battery Park

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Address: Waterfront, New Castle, DE 19720

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Lovely Place to take some Air

It is a lovely place to enjoy the day with a stroll along the Delaware River. There are benches if you wish to stop and view the river, Also, it is next to Olde New Castle if you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 September 2016
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New Jersey, USA
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New Jersey, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

It is a lovely place to enjoy the day with a stroll along the Delaware River. There are benches if you wish to stop and view the river, Also, it is next to Olde New Castle if you need a change of pace.

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New Castle, Delaware
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice place to go for a walk/run or take the kids to the park. I went here as a kid and now I take my kids. Very clean and family friendly.

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New Castle, Delaware
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Weather you are looking for a scenic walking tail, a historic city to browse and a place to take the kids to play in the playground, its an awesome area.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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50 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

What a beautiful place to walk and see all the historical homes, lovely shops and restaurants. A beautiful place to see and enjoy! There is much history and enchantment in this pretty little town. We love coming here to walk, have something to eat, enjoy the shops and just spend time together. We are looking forward to a visit again... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to Battery Park just to take a walk! It was very nice. But do bring bug spray due to green head flies that bite. The extended path takes you down a path along the river. Very pretty

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New Castle, Delaware
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This park is good for everyone including people with pets. Nice area near the water. If you want you can just sit out there and relax. Bring some snacks and just sit on the bench by the water. You must keep on your let on a leash.

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Thank GigFig
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I was excited to take my kids today, and unfortunately, there was little to nothing to do for my kids. Perhaps it was the hot day, but the "beach" that was described had trash on it and was not accessible. I will admit that other people seemed to enjoy themselves.

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Thank Colleen H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Battery park is the place to go for a peaceful, relaxing time and enjoy the sunny skies, the water and the various species of wild life. My wife loves this place, we discovered it while I was working in DE. Paved walking path right by the river, beautiful views, children's playground. Occasionally you will catch a vessel going up the... More 

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Thank jonathan m
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park,clean park great walking area, enjoyed all the festivities. Kid ,dog family friendly Park

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New Castle, Delaware
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Out of all the parks in New Castle, this is my refuge...very quiet and peaceful environment, This is my go to place when I just want to read a good book and relax.

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