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Milam Park

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Address: 500 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78207-3103
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+1 210-207-8600
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Free downtown park in San Antonio that includes turrets, tunnels, and a...

Free downtown park in San Antonio that includes turrets, tunnels, and a multi-colored playground for kids.

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Magical Evening Escape

After a day of taking in the sights of San Antonio and grabbing a super burger for dinner we were walking back to the hotel. It was a steamy September evening as the sun was going... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 November 2015
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

pretty park across Children's Hospital. Went there to let the children play and feed the pigeons. Nice little park lots of trees and shade to sit under .

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Pensacola, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Took the kids here. They had a blast this is a must visit if you have young children that enjoy parks. This is a definite when we visit again.

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Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Park is beautiful, you can walk a few lap around the park not very big, very close to the mercado. Has angelic mural across the street,playground for the kids and statue in the middle of the park. Need to paid for parking with meter.

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Winter Haven, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

After a day of taking in the sights of San Antonio and grabbing a super burger for dinner we were walking back to the hotel. It was a steamy September evening as the sun was going down and we were both tired and hot. It seemed like a long walk and then we turned a corner and came across a... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

Not in a great part of the city. It's a small park. Not much to do. There is a small playground for kids.

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

How I hate to rate this park as "poor", because it is so pretty. From the park you can get a beautiful view of the Spirit of Healing Mural. The park is near El Mercado and San Rosa Childrens Hospital (where the mural is located). However, it was full of homeless people and although that really didn't bother me (use... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2012

Its full of homeless men and drifters. You wouldnt want to park your car on that lot and you would not take your children there to play.

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2012

This is a small park situated just outside of El Mercado. There are nice statues, a lovely gazebo and graceful benches to rest after shopping. Be aware that since this is right downtown, there is a fairly sizable homeless population that inhabit the park. It is very sad and some people might find this a bit off-putting but it is... More 

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