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Wilcox Park

711/2 High St., Westerly, RI
+1 401-596-8590
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Great park for strolling or for special events

Fabulously well maintained arboretum-style park. Most trees labeled with there name. Often the site... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joe_from_Boston
,
Andover, MA
via mobile
"Walk in the Pak"

The park is both relaxing, playful, enjoyable. We walk there with our two pups, Zeus & Molly, in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rymd43
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Westerly, Rhode Island
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711/2 High St., Westerly, RI
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulously well maintained arboretum-style park. Most trees labeled with there name. Often the site of special events like the Mem Day Weekend Art Show, Westerly Pops and Fireworks, Shakespeare in the Park, and more. Very nice to visit and walk around even if no event!

Thank Joe_from_Boston
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park is both relaxing, playful, enjoyable. We walk there with our two pups, Zeus & Molly, in the early evening. Shade, pleasant people, and other pups to socialize with our two. Park for us is stated above, but there is sooooo much more. Art...More

Thank rymd43
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for an absolutely perfect spot in the center of town, an escape from the beach, or read a good book with a cup of java, this is the place. Let the kids run free, sled in the winter, stroll the pond,...More

Thank riflamingo
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is dead center in the middle of downtown. It has numerous exhibits, shows, fairs during the year. It is open year round to the public. Walking the park is easy on concrete sidewalks. The two fountains, one in the pond, are wonderful to...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Hi, This was a great event. Wilcox park and the immediate area of Westerly is great. Good food, and beer nearby. Parking relatively hassle less, park within the lines or the Town of Westerly revenue enhancement patrol will get you.. You should go. Nearby breweries,...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This park is only about a couple of blocks square, but there is so much contrast in this small place that it feels much bigger. Beds of lilies and hydrangea move into beautiful old trees, then there's a fountain. It is all beautifully laid out....More

Thank SalSal_Salem
Reviewed 4 July 2017

With all the activities planned the park is an entertaining venue. Still, in quiet times this historically designed park offers sun, shade, peace and quiet.

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This park is noting short of amazing. It is the crown jewel of Westerly, people have their weddings there, picnic lunches or just time to read a book or relax. Families play there in the summer there is Shakespeare play in it. June they have...More

Thank frogwelder1
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A beautiful spot to walk, relax, daydream and enjoy seasonal flowers and trees. It is a pleasant surprise to find the piece of parities right in the center of Westerly! Often you will find things going on here ( art shows, flower or plant sales,...More

Thank dillee141
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise. Very pretty compact park with water, a gazebo, and pretty gardens. In the middle of downtown Westerly so easy to find and access. Bring a picnic though. Not a lot of food options in easy walking distance.

Thank Jan K
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