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Address: Parkside and Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14214
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Great family place

This is the go to spot on weekends. Zoo is right next door and there is golf too. Lots of picnic options close.

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Bill L
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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107 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is the go to spot on weekends. Zoo is right next door and there is golf too. Lots of picnic options close.

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Thank Bill L
Cheektowaga, New York
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80 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I walk this park quite often and love it. It's a very clean and safe environment! It also offers a lot to do...there are walking paths..basketball courts...baseball diamonds and soccer fields. In the middle is Hoyt Lake. Would recommend if in the area.

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Thank Michelle
Jacksonville, Florida
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157 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

The park has everything any person could possibly want in an urban park. It is large and offers basketball courts., tennis, courts, foot golf, soccer fields. sports fields. walking paths. grassy knolls, movies under the stars, and adjacent to the zoo at one end and the museums at the other. Outstanding.

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Thank AlanBartlett
Buffalo, New York
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31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Delaware Park is the the beautiful Olmstead designed park that wraps around the Buffalo Zoo. There is a track where people walk/run/roller blade or walk their dogs daily. You will see people enjoying the golf course, basketball court, soccer games, tennis, baseball, rugby and more. It is a beautiful place to walk, Hoyt Lake is a beautiful place to sit... More 

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1 Thank TJBFLO
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I just love delaware park it is a beautiful place to walk the dogs around hoyt lake and through the park . Shakespeare in the park is the place to be if you like the theater thing. Just bring some folding chairs and sit on top of the hill or a blanket and lay on the hill. The play is... More 

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2 Thank Russell G
Buffalo, New York
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19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Always a great day for a walk in the park. Buffalo has four seasons and there is not a bad one in Delaware park. My favorite area is behind the Art Gallery,the rose garden and lake

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1 Thank Melissa L
Amherst, New York
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95 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

There are not enough words to explain the beautiful Park and surrounding area. There is always something going on there especially during the summer months. Annual Shakespeare in the Park opened last week. A tragedy and a comedy are performed free in the evenings, the Rose Garden is there, the Art Gallery is across the street with Sunday concerts. The... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Delaware Park offers many activities: walking trails, golf, tennis courts, playground, soccer and ball fields, picnicking, seasonal Shakespeare in the Park theatre, Casino building, fishing and browbeating lake,and the zoo. Winter activities include sledding. It is in the city, actually in two parts and easily accessible by public transportation. Parking can be a problem on weekends when there are lots... More 

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1 Thank W0rldTravelerWannaB
Buffalo, New York
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99 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Whether it's walking the ring road or playing this 18 hole golf course, if you read about the history you will appreciate it all the more. Rose gardens, Hoyt lake there is much to offer at this gem.

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1 Thank Pecpmc
Bflo
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I miss this park. It is incredibly beautiful. The path is nice to walk on and the views are just gorgeous. My family has spent a lot of time at the park and certainly miss it since we moved.

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Thank ILikeDirt

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