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A Hidden Gem

The Frank Melville Memorial Park was given to the community by Dorothy Melville as a memorial to... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Christina M
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Beautiful Small Park

East Setauket Mill Pond Park is BEAUTIFUL, it is small but a refreshing nice walk around the pond... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
David S
Long Island, New York
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The Frank Melville Memorial Park was given to the community by Dorothy Melville as a memorial to her husband. It was built by her son, Ward Melville, and dedicated in 1937. The park and its buildings, including the adjacent post office, are included on the...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

East Setauket Mill Pond Park is BEAUTIFUL, it is small but a refreshing nice walk around the pond is extremely relaxing.

Thank David S
Reviewed 23 January 2017

It's a place to take your children to feed the ducks or to just walk around and relax. There are benches to sit on and read or just relax

Thank Irene S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a lovely setting for a walk, picnic, and photos. Many couples go there for their wedding photos. There are ducks and swans on the pond. There is a grist mill,,two pretty bridges, and the Setauket Post Office. Parking is limited however.

Thank geli1127
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful walking paths around a bird sanctuary and pond. Historic grist mill and marsh beyond is picturesque and historic. Dogs on leash are welcomed. Bags for dog waste are available. Great photography spot for shots of King fishers, night herons, egrets, swans and geese. Prettiest...More

Thank kmdinny
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very nice little park- swans, turtles,ducks and geese. Native plants and flowers. Paths that follow LI sound

Thank mrhistory1
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Getting the name right is probably a good start! The name "Melville" is of super importance in this area, so it should certainly be remembered. Great park, beautiful planting a.

Thank Fred L
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This is a small 'pocket park' in the heart of Setauket. Half way through the park, you can enjoy the view to Conscience Bay. There is an old grist mill there also, very picturesque. It the the most favorite place for photographers to take brides...More

Thank MelonfromNY
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Beautiful park off main street in East Setauket. Great pond with loads of fish, turtles, and fowl. A nice trail around the whole park wide enough for everyone and partially paved. Cool walking bridges over the water, great for wedding photos.

Thank ADNYC59
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

A free park surrounding a pond. Park at roadside and go for a nice quiet walk. There are turtles, ducks, geese, swan and other more rare waterfowl. The park is a favorite for dog walkers, (many of which don't clean up after fido - so...More

Thank Fred L
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