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Photography session

Took my daughter here to do her portraits. Such a wonderful hidden gem in New Haven. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Christine K
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A hidden gem of a park

This small park is operated mainly by volunteers. It is clean, neat and scenic. The greenhouse... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
wxman2014
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Edgerton Park was donated by Frederick Brewster. Interesting history, feastures conservancy, community gardens, plays/festivals, greenhouses.
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Took my daughter here to do her portraits. Such a wonderful hidden gem in New Haven. Beautiful grounds. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christine K
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This small park is operated mainly by volunteers. It is clean, neat and scenic. The greenhouse and community gardens are worth visiting. The staff is mainly volunteers who take great pride in their work. This was an enjoyable couple of hours to visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

It's nice and quiet in this park and I love jogging around the park wall. They also have a greenhouse that you can visit and some special activities on certain days (have not had a chance to participate yet). There are lots of benches inside...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

An unexpected surprise. Once a private estate is reflects its past. A great feature is the greenhouse. Exotic and fun. Park is restful and beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RBCT
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Back in the old days in the 60's when the song 'Itchycoo Park' was popular, soon after the Brewster's gifted the park to the city, it is said that high school kids would scale the walls and sneak into the park on hot summer moonlit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank differentname
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We were in a friends wedding, and they desided to have their wedding pictures here. Was so beautiful and cute. It’s a secret garden in the heart of new haven. It’s a must go to if your ever in new haven.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Amilia A
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We were travelling on Inter State 95. Sometimes you just want to stretch your legs without the noise and activity of an Inter State next to you. A short distance off of I-95 in New Haven is the remains of the walled F Brewster Estate,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Love this park! It's quaint, cute & clean. It's out of the heart of the city which makes it a little less accessible but a little more special. It's also a great venue to watch their Shakespeare in the Park series.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Esterina D
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

A small, pleasant park to walk through. Maintained mostly by volunteers, there's a greenhouse with a nice variety of plants. Plenty of street parking. And we saw people with dogs. You can spend a pleasant half hour, up to an hour, walking the park and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ed W
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I am a plant lover. They have a beautiful green house, always satisfying my need for a new house or yard plant. Friendly and pleasant staff. Comfortable environment.

Date of experience: February 2018
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