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Sunken Gardens

6505 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
+1 805-461-5000
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Nice family friendly park

I want d a place that I could play with my puppy. This is a great little park, that had children... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Sharon L
Palo Alto, California
via mobile
Seems like more of a grassy area than a "Sunken Garden"

Unless we missed something, this was just a sunken, green, well manicured, grassy area with a... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Diane D
Garden Grove, California, United States
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6505 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
+1 805-461-5000
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I want d a place that I could play with my puppy. This is a great little park, that had children playing with their parents, bikers and skateboarders on the sidewalk, and other dogs. I like the quietness and calm of the park.......even though it...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Unless we missed something, this was just a sunken, green, well manicured, grassy area with a meandering path, a fountain and a few statues. The main gem of the garden was across the street in the refurbished City Hall rotunda... beautifully redone. The park had...More

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This park is the developing center of downtown activities in Atascadero. It rests in the shadow of the Rotunda or City Hall build if you prefer (see historic registry). During the summer, they offer movies in the park and there is a farmers market that...More

Thank Reggie A
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Lots of activities at Sunken Gardens throughout the year. Well kept area but seems to have a small tendency for transients and homeless to sleep,and loiter there at least during daytime hours. Great place to visit during "Winter Wonderland" and summer family movies in the...More

Thank Morrobayboy
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The sunken gardens are directly across from the amazing, historic Atascadero City Hall. On Wednesdays there is an old-fashioned farmers market where one can purchase locally grown fruits, vegetables, honey, and more.

1  Thank 2015noname2015
Reviewed 30 June 2017

It is a great place to go watch kids play soccer or hunt Easter eggs. Great to walk around. Be sure to visit the City museum if you get the chance.

Thank Wendi S
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were lucky to visit the first day of the Wednesday Market. Hope it continues! Also treated to a performance by a local ballet school on the steps of City Hall. Way to go, Atascadero!

Thank bannerdays
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We walk our dog around Sunken Gardens and it's the perfect short walk! Lots of community events take place here throughout the year.

1  Thank joeschwartzphotos
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The city hall seems well built with good architecture. The fountain outside the city hall in the park looks nice with paved paths all around. the water looked all soapy, so didn't let kids touch it. Maybe a nice hangout for locals.

1  Thank pbsheth
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The amount of juvineles with nothing to do and homeless people makes the sunken gardens a creepy park.

Thank Burbank
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