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Washington Park Botanical Gardens, Springfield
(4.4/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
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  • I live about a mile from Washington Park, I walk in the park 4-5 times a week. And yet, this month when my grand kids were in town, and we went to Washington Park, I re-discovered the area around the ...  more »
  • If you want a break from the Lincoln history, this park is a grand find. It is a little tricky to navigate with its one way accesses, but it basically is a large loop. Great walking loop that covers t...  more »
  • The Park: This park features a playground, a rose garden, a small botanical hothouse garden, tennis courts, a small lake with a boardwalk area, and a carillon that has regular concerts - so there's al...  more »
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  • Absolutely gorgeous park. Very well kept. A safe place for all ages. Beautiful flowers, water fountains and a large bell tower that chimes a tune. I adore this park!
  • Very pretty! Bring your camera! Not a huge botanical garden, but definitely worth the time to stop and see. Easy and smooth walking paths around the entire area, as well as some bike paths going around the garden and through the park. Make sure you go early enough to visit the greenhouse at the center of the gardens - it closes in the early evening.
  • Nice indoor green house with adjacent room that hosts events and gallery's. Great outdoor gardens that are kept well and very peaceful
  • Like stepping into a jungle in there. Temperature controlled and insect controlled by local birds. But only a small piece of an impressive park.
  • Had a great time walking in the park for exercise.