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Ames Park

195 S Beach St, Ormond Beach, FL 32174-6450
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Small, quiet place for reading, for a breeze!

This is a small park on the Halifax River, Intracoastal Waterway. It is next to an older home that... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
fltraveler07
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Volusia County, FL
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Serene, relaxing, peaceful, quite and perfect for thinking, mediating or praying. Beautiful!!! I... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
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195 S Beach St, Ormond Beach, FL 32174-6450
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a small park on the Halifax River, Intracoastal Waterway. It is next to an older home that serves as the office of the city attorney. There are probably less than 10 parking spots...a couple on a pad for handicapped access. There is a...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Serene, relaxing, peaceful, quite and perfect for thinking, mediating or praying. Beautiful!!! I like to picnic here.

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

This small park is a treasure. Sitting directly on the Halifax River it is a bit of a fairy tale land. Shaded in most areas this well manicured park has paths which are adorned with native plants and flowers. A small bridge crisis over a...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2016

It was here that the last living American Civil War full-rank general, Adelbert Ames, chose to build a home where he died in 1933 at the age of 97. The walrus that Mrs. Ames sculpted still bobs above the river surface on the south side...More

4  Thank FlaHarlock
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A lovely little park for strolling through or just sit quietly and enjoy the day. Right across the street is another historic site in Ormond Beach, the Indian Burial Mound. A great site for watching shore birds, I often take photos here.

2  Thank katkndg
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We discovered this delightful park while riding bicycles from the B&B we were staying at. The glimpses of history related by the display and surviving sculptures were a wonderful thing to learn about and see.

2  Thank scrivenerlf
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We found this quiet little park while looking for the Ormond Burial Mound. It had walking paths, a short pier, lots of concrete sculptures, a visitors shelter containing the history of the park and The Worlds Smallest Amphitheater. There is a small concrete structure at...More

2  Thank BuffaloGryde
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