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Hemming Park

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
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nice park with music and coffee

the kids liked the giant chess and walking around the water fountain. there's live music, a food... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Miami, Florida
via mobile
Great music!

We found ourselves here on a Saturday afternoon and were surprised at the level of activity. There... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
3 Sep 2018
“No place to park”
5 Mar 2017
“nice park with music and coffee”
Hemming Park is Jacksonville's oldest public park, bringing families and the community together for concerts, meals, arts and cultural events, and more!
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135 W Monroe St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3700
+1 904-515-5098
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoy walks through historic venues but could not find a place to park that didn’t require a pass. The neighborhood surrounding the area is filled with beautiful, colorful art and the park itself while the oldest has modern art as well. We would have...More

Thank Sherri W
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

the kids liked the giant chess and walking around the water fountain. there's live music, a food truck cafe and seating area.

Thank WChien
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We found ourselves here on a Saturday afternoon and were surprised at the level of activity. There was music playing, kids at the playground, people eating and some just listening to the music. It was nice to stroll through and everyone we passed greeted us...More

Thank NieSam
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

In town for a conference and I needed a walk. My co-worker and I walked to this park. It is a fun place! There are sculptures done with a variety of materials, some of them commemorating historical events, some current events and some of them...More

Thank Peggy K
Reviewed 31 March 2016

A nice park itself with plenty of interesting spots nearby. The plaza is bordered by City Hall, Museum of Modern Art, Main branch of Jacksonville Public Library, Chamblin's Uptown, Sweet Pete's candy shop and more. Food can be purchased nearby and food trucks are onsite...More

Thank Jaxkid
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Hemming Park has completely reinvented themselves! What used to be a questionable area of town has now been changed into a hub of positive family and friends activities. Today we enjoyed a David Bowie tribute concert at Hemming Park. It was fantastic and all the...More

1  Thank snaggedy
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Hemming Park is Jacksonville's oldest city park and was the site of a 1960 Civil Rights demonstration. This city park was very busy during my Saturday afternoon visit. There was a chess meet-up meeting, kids in the pay area, artists and homeless but I never...More

2  Thank FoodFunSun2016
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