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Francis William Bird Park

Polley Lane, Walpole, MA 02032
+1 508-668-6136
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Beautiful park

I've lived near this park for almost 2 years and love visiting. It's wonderful for all types of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maria A
via mobile
Cleanest port-a-john I've ever seen!

I did a nice 3 mile run around the park which basically meant I ran on every trail. There is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dave d
Bradford, Massachusetts
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Stroll meandering pathways and cross artisan-built stone bridges at this family-friendly park of open fields, groves of trees, and frog ponds.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Polley Lane, Walpole, MA 02032
+1 508-668-6136
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived near this park for almost 2 years and love visiting. It's wonderful for all types of activities; walks, running (on pavement or in the woods), picnics, games, dogs, kids playing. Summer greenery and flowers are beautiful. They have events in the summer. Sometimes...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did a nice 3 mile run around the park which basically meant I ran on every trail. There is a nice network of trails, some stone, some dirt, some grass. You can wander all around the park and never get too far from where...More

Thank dave d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i can only imagine from walking the stone pathways how many of the Boston Gentry who summered on the Neponset River in Plymtonville may have as well walked here with their paroles and picnic baskets. This is truly a gem of a park and should...More

Thank curtinj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The old guy loves this place... and although they say Leashesleashesleashes, they're pretty understanding for the sixteen year old wizard of walpole... the paths are great, the fields are in crowded during the week, and everyone is friendly except for one young dognazi... Duncan did...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have yet to find as beautiful a spot as Bird Park. Every season of the year it is beautiful. Wander the trails, sit and enjoy and commune with nature right in suburban Walpole

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Having lived in East Walpole now for 25 years this is one of my favorite places to take a nice walk, go for a run or just sit and enjoy nature.

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Visited today with my young son and our dog. An individual was hanging around the bathhouse (appeared to be drinking alcohol but seemed to be keeping to himself. Not something I wanted my son to witness. Since we made a couple of loops around we...More

Thank SammyDog10
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

One of the great things about living in Walpole is Bird Park. The Trustees of Reservations have done a fine job in maintaining and upgrading the park. Whether you want a quiet place to sit and read, or place for a brisk walk, or ac4...More

1  Thank William M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It a great place to walk play take wedding pictures! if you like history you like, it beautiful kids can play run in the fall the trees are beautiful you have to visit!!

Thank mariacrqr
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

So I'm probably bias since I live across the street and walk my dog here every single day. This park is very safe, my kids (12 & 15) are in here with friends all the time. There is a great playground for younger kids, a...More

Thank julieandkent
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