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Wickham Park

1329 Middle Tpke W, Manchester, CT 06040-1805
+1 860-528-0856
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Mother’s Day picnic

Beautiful relaxing park to spend a day or a few hours. We walked through each of the gardens... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Doraine J
via mobile
Aesthetically pleasing !

I love coming here as the seasons change. The gardens are beautiful in the spring when the trees... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ElleTerrell
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Manchester, Connecticut
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  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“sensory garden” (17 reviews)
“tennis courts” (11 reviews)
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1329 Middle Tpke W, Manchester, CT 06040-1805
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"sensory garden"
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"disc golf course"
in 11 reviews
"tennis courts"
in 11 reviews
"cross country"
in 8 reviews
"fitness trail"
in 5 reviews
"oriental garden"
in 5 reviews
"log cabin"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 7 reviews
"non profit"
in 4 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 4 reviews
"mini zoo"
in 4 reviews
"big hill"
in 3 reviews
"softball fields"
in 3 reviews
"highest point"
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"play ground"
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"picnic area"
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"bird area"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful relaxing park to spend a day or a few hours. We walked through each of the gardens enjoying the gorgeous flowers that were in season.

Thank Doraine J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love coming here as the seasons change. The gardens are beautiful in the spring when the trees & flowers begin to bloom. Some days I love exploring the park with my camera and other days I just like sitting on a hillside reading for...More

1  Thank ElleTerrell
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Wickham Park offers a great escape from the east of the river congestion. Right off 84 in Manchester it offers an expansive passive recreation area with a fitness trail and an aviary. Also there are some pavilions with cooking pits and a nice Oriental Garden....More

1  Thank Chip17
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Went to Wickham to kill some time before a wedding and was very happy to see how nice it was . Great place to get in a walk or a hike or to just relax and read a book .

1  Thank Bradsr84
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

A nice large park, get well maintained, nice Japanese garden, and a nice small animal exhibit, while not having an entrance fee would be preferable, I would say that here it is well worth it. Lots of frisbee golf being played while we were here...More

1  Thank Iliya Y
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This on of the best place to see the sun set. Beautiful view of Hartford also. Safe place to walk and park, kid friendly, with lots to do and most of the time free. During the winter sliding is the top, thing to do. You...More

1  Thank Harold D
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

I grew up in Connecticut and had never been to Wickham Park before. It is an outstanding park to spend a few hours or the day. There are around 10 different gardens, an aviary, playgrounds and sports areas. I went in October and the gardens...More

1  Thank yellowbirdVermont
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Me & my cousin visited the park while I was here on a family visit & wow I’m so glad she took me. What an amazing place. So much to see & the gardens are beautiful. The panoramic views at the highest point are most...More

1  Thank Elaine H
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Wickham Park has been a part of my entire life living just a stones throw away. As a CHILD, winter offers sledding, visits with Santa or hot chocolate atop the hillside cabin....summer offers the aviary with so many various birds or the ducks & swans...More

1  Thank 131patq
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

My best friend got married here and it was stunning.They did very little to the venue and it was still lovely. The view is beautiful, the accommodations are nice and the diversity in all the different spots is great for pictures!

Thank ALM0618
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palsm0m
4 October 2016|
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Response from Carol06040CT | Reviewed this property |
You will find that Wickham has numerous paths that are very accessable for handicapped people..If the wedding is near the pond or up on the hill by the cabin overlooking the Hartford skyline you will have access through... More
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l8062016
26 May 2016|
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Response from mary d | Reviewed this property |
Yes but the dogs have to be on a leash and you have to pick up after them. Also don't think they are allowed in the bird area.
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