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This is a great place to clear your head and go for a couple hikes / walk through trails. I highly... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Great place for taking kids

We spent a couple of hours walking the various trails with our daughter and her children. What was... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is a great place to clear your head and go for a couple hikes / walk through trails. I highly recommend walking through the trail that takes you to the lake. Very pretty.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

We spent a couple of hours walking the various trails with our daughter and her children. What was nice was how peaceful and relaxing a time while being so close to downtown Stamford and the Merritt Parkway. Surprising quiet, trails well marked, easy walking although...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank wmccfp
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I love this little place. It is only a small park, but is a great place for a quick get away. The trails are well marked and maintained. There is also a lovely potter field cemetery in a trail north of the park.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Very nice place to go for a hike or walk the gardens. Trails are an easy walk and the park is dog friendly. Put on bug spray.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank billphoto1
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Visited in August; hot and humid. popular with the dogs! I would have liked more signage on the trees and on the veggies in the garden. This was a nice place to check out since i was in Stamford, but not worth a trip out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank oliver57
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I agree with the previous reviewer-both beautiful and tranquil. There are some nice hiking trails on the arboretum groundsi.. There are concerts on summer Sunday evenings at 5pm- mostly "popular" music. There were beautiful "large leaf" plants in one area- great for a photo opportunity,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank barry m
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Weather was baking! In high 80sF. We went for a walk through the arboretum. Well kept and well signposted walks. We went through the 9/11 archway. It is signposted. Also has dedication placque to those who lost their lives there - complete with a piece...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marg B
Reviewed 26 May 2018

A beautiful warm morning perfect for a hike in the shades .We happened to hike in botanical garden back in a pittsburgh recently and we find this online not too far from Riverside Conn. This Garden is over 100 years old , it was Dr...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Not so happy about all the dogs pooping all over the place so watch your step. Gardens are lovely in spring, summer and fall and the sunday concerts on the lawn are worth attending. Wintertime not so much. They really need to do something about...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Always looking for great places to walk the dog! This place is a smaller park with great trails and even a nice wooden path through the marsh. My dog loves this place so we go almost everyday. They also have poop bags there for you....More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Todd S
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