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Fantastic Park

Every small town in America should be so lucky to have an historic park like Congress within it's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark G
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Catonsville, Maryland
Lovely park

Congress park is a nice place to stroll and take a break. It fits with the mansion district of all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
VeerleS35
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Brasschaat, Belgium
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Located in the center of town, this beautifully landscaped park features the historic Canfield Casino and many of the famous springs that made the area famous.
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Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every small town in America should be so lucky to have an historic park like Congress within it's city limits. This 17 acre park is idyllic with beautiful gardens, fountains, mineral springs and a small stream that flows thru the property. The historic (1870) Canfield...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Congress park is a nice place to stroll and take a break. It fits with the mansion district of all the Victorian wooden mansions in Saratoga

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank VeerleS35
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The park is a wonderful place to sit and rest, to hear music, share a picnic meal, even have a carousel ride, ot sample the spring waters. It's not a big park , but it's just right for the city and its citizens .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Davefromsaratoga
Reviewed 27 October 2018

So comforting and a place to feel special. Saratogians stop and talk to everyone. It is like living in another world.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karen M
Reviewed 23 October 2018

A lovely small park in the main street (Broadway) in Saratoga Springs. The Visitor Center across the street will provide a plastic cup so you can sample the "waters" from several of the natural springs fountains.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Texasgirl0915
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This is such a great park. It has lots of history.There are great photo ops. There are several springs in the park so make sure you bring a bottle or cup to taste the water.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gloria s
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This park was designed by the same designer that designed Central Park in NYC. But on a smaller scale. The detail is gorgeous and the Spit and Spat fountain reminds me of gardens I have seen in Italy. Dont miss the Spirit of Life on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank skdel
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I have lived in Saratoga for over 15 years and this park never gets old. It is like something out of a postcard. Well manicured and truly beautiful, the iconic springs which were here for decades have also been preserved in case you want to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cy776
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Congress Park is a lovely place to take a stroll, relax, and take in several nice views of gardens and sculptures. The old Casino sits in the middle of the park. There are great stories attached to it and there are often special occasions held...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eileen L
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Impecable landscaping and seating options make this a lovely place to visit and rest in while visiting Sarasota. Its also a good photography venue. The gem in the crown is the old Carousel which you can ride on for about a buck. The woman Attendant...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RonnieSEUnitedStates
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RonnieSEUnitedStates
20 September 2018|
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Response from Jack L | Reviewed this property |
Either way no problem, as long as you say New York, a person will get through.
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R Scott T
22 March 2017|
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Response from jacobw713 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. People play lawn games all the time. There are two different places to do so. Hope this helps:-)
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Nancy R
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Response from Michael E | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, I walk my dog there several times a week. Between walking in the park and throughout downtown he gets to sniff 10 to 20 butts.
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