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Interesting historic park

Very interesting historic park. Had a guided tour with Roger who was very knowledgeable and funny... read more

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EyalKe
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Haifa, Israel
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Nice park with history

Very intersting about the history of Estero FL and the establishment of the Koreshan settlement... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ronald S
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Brooklyn, Iowa
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Park open daily, 365 days a year from 8:00 AM until sunset. The historic Koreshan Settlement is open daily from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Camping, hiking, picnic area, playground, kayak and canoe rentals, boat launch on the Estero River, guided...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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3800 Corkscrew Rd, Estero, FL 33928-1919
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+1 239-992-0311
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very interesting historic park. Had a guided tour with Roger who was very knowledgeable and funny. There were also small but nice farmer's market. Nice place for a two hours visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EyalKe
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very intersting about the history of Estero FL and the establishment of the Koreshan settlement. You can participate in a guided tour or self tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ronald S
Reviewed 1 week ago

So I have been to this park plenty of times for events. This past weekend I decided to take my dogs, which are allowed. The park ranger at the entrance was super delightful and gave my dogs treats as we paid to get in. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ranger was super helpful. Me, my mom, and two young boys went kayaking and canoeing. Oh what fun. It was super hot, kids were both trying to be captain of the 2 person kayak and argued non stop, and I managed to flip my mom...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank wordstothewise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Tin Can camper show and had a wonderful time. The park has an amazing history and its a wonderful place to just stroll among the trees along the river, There plenty for all ages and is a real gem.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JustDriving71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has an incredible energy to it. The history behind it is pretty interesting. Between the historic building and the nature trails, we could spend hours here. We had a family photoshoot at this park. And we've also been camping here. The Monday/Wednesday meditation...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank miucha3
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The state park has a campsite, a playground, facilities, walking paths, a river. You can go paddling, hiking, biking, along the river besides alligators and snakes are over 100 species of birds.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 387indy
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I know that the Koreshians believed this park was the "center of the universe..." and while we know now it is not, I still feel amazing energy when I walk through the lovely path. Sunday mornings farmer's market is also a lot of fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sanibelgirlie
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice park. Interesting history and buildings and bridges on the grounds. You can spend a lot of time here walking around and learning the history of the park. Farmers market on Sunday. Not a lot of vendors but just enough.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank keptreasuresOhio
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Very refreshing place to be conecte with nature and history, if you go with your family there's a playground park , a river, and you can practice canoe.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank W
June 20, 2018|
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If you have an opportunity to visit Naples... it offers live theater, many restaurants, boutiques, bar, pubs, shopping, many fairs/festivals.. see fifth avenue downtown, hop on the Naples Princess for a beautiful yacht ride... More
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Their phone number is (239) 992-0311. I hope this helps.
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