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Mayfield Park

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3505 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78703
+1 512-499-6700
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US$ 25.00*
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Austin and Texas Hill Country Small-Group Tour
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“lily pads” (3 reviews)
“peacocks roam” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3505 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78703
3505 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78703
+1 512-499-6700
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure of the attraction. Lovely peacocks freely walking around is nice, but there seemed to be no one around to protect them - and they needed protection from ill behaved children. Again, if this is the best Austin has to offer, I won't be...More

Thank BBBBTravel
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Much to see here. It is part garden and part trails thru the forests and hills. Did I mention the peacocks? Enjoy seeing peacocks roaming the garden including white ones. Places for a picnic lunch just a comfortable place in the heart of Austin. LAGUNA...More

Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Family friendly easy trails, but not many animals as expected. Peacocks are very nice and fun for kids.

Thank Hamed S. H
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Small park close to downtown, lots of peacocks roam the premesis, close to Mt. Bonnell. Quiet place for an extraordinary peaceful jaunt.

Thank ronaustx
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We have been taking our children and now grandchildren to Mayfield Park for decades. The Peacock population here is plentiful and a real treat to watch. All ages will enjoy seeing the show they put on with their plumage and listening to their eerie calls....More

Thank sweetsue5454
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely little park on our tour that was beautiful and had gorgeous peacocks. In the hill country! Very peaceful!

Thank lindas286
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Where else can you go to sit quietly and watch stunning peacock wonder right up to you? I was awestruck at how unafraid these beautiful creatures were of the people all around. There are signs to warn that they can be aggressive when approached, especially...More

Thank Lulu A
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Surprisingly nice place, very family friendly good place for family picnic. OH FYI reminder, check before you go. We were there during BEE season, and it was not fun specially for my 1 year old.

Thank Khai H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had a nice and quiet visit. Peacocks in the gardens, water lilies in the ponds and then a beautiful walk on the trails that take you to a creek.

Thank Gabriela F
Reviewed 9 August 2017

great walk thru all natural surroundings. in the company of peacocks.. Some volunteers have created their own patches of floral mini gardens too.

Thank justtravel23
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Zorina A
31 October 2016|
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Response from srussell3travel | Reviewed this property |
From where I parked, the trails were on the right, and the cottage was on the left. I added a photo (likely still being reviewed by Trip Advisor) to help clarify.
Juanita H
16 September 2015|
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Response from La E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is free. Take lots of film or a car charger for your camera or phone. You could do it in an hour, but the best experience is if you can spend several hours there, possibly, pack a small lunch and enjoy. Even small... More