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Edgerton Park

75 Cliff St, New Haven, CT 06511-1318
+1 203-946-8009
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Elm Shakespeare on the great lawn

I always arrive an hour or more in advance. The grounds are beautiful. Many specimen trees... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Our neighborhood park

Edgerton Park was once a private estate. It straddles the Hamden/New Haven line. Over the years... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
New York City, New York
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Edgerton Park was donated by Frederick Brewster. Interesting history, feastures conservancy, community gardens, plays/festivals, greenhouses.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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75 Cliff St, New Haven, CT 06511-1318
+1 203-946-8009
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I always arrive an hour or more in advance. The grounds are beautiful. Many specimen trees. There is an interesting (huge) carriage house and an equally large greenhouse. It's too bad the original owner required the demolition of the original house, but he probably didn't...More

Thank howsthings
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Edgerton Park was once a private estate. It straddles the Hamden/New Haven line. Over the years it has been neglected and it could be so much more than it is. The people in the neighborhood have contributed to its upkeep but it needs much more...More

1  Thank PMGpmg
Reviewed 21 September 2016

One of the nicest parks in the neighborhood. Very clean and peaceful. There is a garden inside the park.

Thank reviewgurucool
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Vegetation is neglected; there is NO grass to speak of, leaves from past seasons are still on the ground. The pavement is cracked and one has to be very careful as not to trip. It could be a beautiful place to visit IF the New...More

2  Thank 145Monica1968
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We discovered this lovely park while looking for the CT Folk Festival. The grounds are lovely and the greenhouses amazing. This was a win/win for us today. A music festival in a nature conservancy🌳

1  Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Just past downtown New Haven. Relaxing and spacious. There are lawns to sun under and trees for shade. Interesting events on some days or nights..concerts, Shakespeare, fairs, a good venue for picnics. A few rolling hills for kids to play as well. Great greenhouse with...More

Thank Celeste M
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Lots of plants in the botanical garden. Plus they have some for sale to benefit the park. Nice place to walk around.

1  Thank Karlpizza
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Edgerton Park is super cute. My husband and I went to the greenhouse, which he had to pull me out of after about 45 minutes! There were so many unique plants, and most were for sale. If you are a plant lover, bring some cash!...More

1  Thank Trekgal1
Reviewed 17 April 2016

I have visited here many times over the years and always find it peaceful and inviting. The park is beautiful, clean and always a nice place for a picnic.

Thank dbbohner
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

This park is a beautiful throwback world! Shakespeare in the summer, the greenhouse, fountain, carriage house, it's the best!!!

1  Thank Robin M
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