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Wright Park

501 S I St, Tacoma, WA 98405-4258
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Hidden place of solitude in heart of the city

I get to Wright Park a couple of times a year for special events such as Ethnic Fest. And on the... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Larry T
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University Place
Greenhouse was fun!

I visited the greenhouse in the park, and I am delighted there is something by the Olmsteds in... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Cliff M
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New York, New York, United States
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501 S I St, Tacoma, WA 98405-4258
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"general hospital"
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"basketball court"
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"duck pond"
in 5 reviews
"great playground"
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"seasonal displays"
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"old trees"
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"a small gift shop"
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"arboretum"
in 8 reviews
"conservatory"
in 24 reviews
"paths"
in 16 reviews
"seymour"
in 7 reviews
"fest"
in 5 reviews
"greenhouse"
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"benches"
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"observatory"
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"stroll"
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I get to Wright Park a couple of times a year for special events such as Ethnic Fest. And on the hill over looking Wright park is a treasure, the botanical conservitory.

Thank Larry T
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I visited the greenhouse in the park, and I am delighted there is something by the Olmsteds in Washington, having grown up as a user of Prospect and Central Parks in NYC.

Thank Cliff M
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Went during fall it was decorated nicely for halloween. Very prettty park and nicely maintained. I'd like to visit in the spring to see what's blooming.

Thank 271aubreys
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Wright Park is a gem. It's located in the north end of Tacoma, and includes over 100 well kept and identified trees to explore. The park also features a water park for children, innovative playground, picnic areas, duck pond, basketball court, a lawn bowling court,...More

Thank iris0507
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Adjacent to Tacoma General Hospital, and nearby restaurants, it's an oasis in the middle of a busy city. Cool spray ground for kids, and quiet trails, trees and ponds too.

Thank Wolfgang O
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

My go to walk to see fall color. the trees are well maintained and a wide variety for shade, beauty and fall color. The small greenhouse is a welcome warm spot in winter.

Thank shawn b
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This park is a nice in city park. There lots of walking paths and a nice little pond. There also is an arboretum (cost) there.

Thank BillH16428
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Wright Park has come along ways in recent years. If you are just visiting, and have limited time, there are better destinations such as Pt. Defiance, or Fort Steilacoom. If there is a festival in the park, by all means, take the opportunity. Parking is...More

Thank barbaradW4367OF
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Thanks to Charles and Annie Wright for deeding this property to the city around 120 years ago. Many varieties of indigenous and imported old growth trees have had a century to mature and make this park, with it's ponds and vintage Conservatory a special part...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited Wright Park on a recent Sunday. There were lots of food trucks and live music. Everyone seemed to be enjoying the park. Lots of cute dogs on leashes. My favorite aspect of the park is its gigantic trees; so glad that they're still...More

Thank Karen M
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