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Ballard Park

#82 of 114 things to do in Newport Features Animals
intersection of Hazard and Wickham Roads, Newport, RI
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Illuminated Garden

During the Winter Festival you can enjoy an evening of light show in the park .The path is lite up... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
James G
,
New Bedford, Massachusetts
Nice respite from Thames Street.

After spending a few hours on crowded Thames Street, Ballard Park was a welcome relief. A nice... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2015
Seasunska
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Westfield, Massachusetts
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25 Feb 2017
“Illuminated Garden”
14 Jun 2015
“Nice respite from Thames Street.”
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intersection of Hazard and Wickham Roads, Newport, RI
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

During the Winter Festival you can enjoy an evening of light show in the park .The path is lite up and the field has lots of light displays.

Thank James G
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

After spending a few hours on crowded Thames Street, Ballard Park was a welcome relief. A nice, quiet walk cleared our heads and we headed off to the beautiful Gooseberry Beach!

Thank Seasunska
Reviewed 26 August 2013

My boyfriend and I took a trip to Newport, and actually found Ballard Park on Tripadvisor. It was such a gorgeous place to walk around! There was a bunny trail with tons of wild bunnies hopping around, amazing wildflowers, and several different trails. There was...More

4  Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Ballard Park is a beautiful nature preserve with trails for exploring. They hold summer nature sessions for kids , and guided tours to teach about it's foliage, birds, and woodland creatures. In AUTUMN, they hold a Lighted Pumpkins Tour (@ dark) . It is SO...More

2  Thank Mary Lynn A
Reviewed 28 May 2007

Ballard Park was a very peacful nature preserve. As I walked around, I didn't see a single other person and after just a few steps I couldn't even hear the traffic. The park was absolutely gorgeous, but I was a little disappointed to find it...More

8  Thank nyuszi
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