This is a quite gem in west central Austin. Great for a scenic walk alone, with a date, or a family.
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Driving through a beautiful section of Austin we came upon Mayfield Park. We could hear the peacocks as we drove in! Must have seen at least 10. Small trails through flower gardens and ponds. Very serene and beautiful. Excellent for taking pictures. The peacocks were...More
We've been frequent visitors to this park for over 30 years. Great no-cost place to take children or out-of-town guests. Wander the property and enjoy the gardens, pea fowl and turtle ponds or take a trail down to the Laguna that is part of Lake...More
We just happened upon this place after a visit to the Austin Contemporary down the road. The peacocks drew us in. The small grounds are picturesque and the peacocks and peahens provide many good photo ops. And, of course, the free admission sealed the deal.
This is a lovely stop off when visiting the contemporary art museum. Spring is especially good, with newly blooming gardens & resident peacocks in mating displays!
We were driving down from very crowded Mount Bonnell, close to sunset, when we happened upon Mayfield. Perhaps because it was so late in the day, there were very few people around, but plenty of peacocks! We didn't have time to check out the trails...More
Peacocks abound o the property, but the park is hard-to-find, We came early in the morning just before opening hours. We were walking thru the info grounds as their is no apparent organized tours or guides. It is a pleasant, quiet, shady space with some...More
This is a fun place to visit. You can see over a dozen peacocks roaming the grounds, flying into the trees and roosting on the pergola beside the house. One guy fanned out his tail as a female strolled by, but she didn’t seem as...More