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Durant Park

Saginaw Street, Lansing, MI
+1 858-560-5737
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Nice Park, Well Maintained

Loved visiting this park when I was attending LCC in the mid to late 1990's. It is a small one... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
Weatherdane95
,
Norman, Oklahoma
via mobile
nice park

this is a nice little park to walk through. never a problem. little secret ...parking along the... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
s g
,
Lansing, Michigan
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  • Very good56%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
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“arch” (3 reviews)
“lcc” (4 reviews)
“playground” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Saginaw Street, Lansing, MI
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+1 858-560-5737
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Loved visiting this park when I was attending LCC in the mid to late 1990's. It is a small one block stretch of green between two busy streets. The grounds are beautiful and have always been well maintained. Glad to see that this is still...More

Thank Weatherdane95
Reviewed 26 July 2016

this is a nice little park to walk through. never a problem. little secret ...parking along the park is cheaper than most metered parking in lansing for LCC

Thank s g
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a pretty little green space, one block square. It's nicely kept, flowers are always nice, plenty of benches. Convenient to LCC and downtown businesses.

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The arch in this park is a significant monument to the automotive history of Lansing. Its the entrance to a 3 acre park donated to the City of Lansing by William C. Durant that is delightfully landscaped. The fountain no longer exists but the quiet...More

Thank Joy G
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Nothing too special, just a nice piece of green in the downtown area by LCC. Limited parking on the street.

Thank 972thomasg
Reviewed 1 September 2015

It is a smaller park on a noisy street. It does have a playground for children. It puts you in the mind of Washington Square Park in New York City minus the performers. It would be a great place for the Lansing Community College students...More

Thank rinarisper
Reviewed 20 September 2013

A nice little historic park. Great for picnics or just strolling around to see the artifacts. There is a historic arch and a little playground as well as some nice garden areas.

3  Thank flintjarvis
Reviewed 7 May 2013

OK, i love Durant Park. We call it PONCHO park. There is a little tree there that I named Poncho. I was around when they first planted him and used to go visit him, try to make sure he was growing well. He's turned into...More

3  Thank kittytwist
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Durant Park is named after the founder of General Motors Corporation, William C. Durant. This automobile giant donated the land to the city of Lansing for the park. In 1924 the arch was built to honor this man.

4  Thank Chipperhigh2
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