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Wright Park

501 S I St, Tacoma, WA 98405-4258
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Nice city park

This park is a nice in city park. There lots of walking paths and a nice little pond. There also... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Erie, Pennsylvania
Great for festivals or event

Wright Park has come along ways in recent years. If you are just visiting, and have limited time... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Tacoma, United States
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501 S I St, Tacoma, WA 98405-4258
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This park is a nice in city park. There lots of walking paths and a nice little pond. There also is an arboretum (cost) there.

Thank BillH16428
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Wright Park has come along ways in recent years. If you are just visiting, and have limited time, there are better destinations such as Pt. Defiance, or Fort Steilacoom. If there is a festival in the park, by all means, take the opportunity. Parking is...More

Thank barbaradW4367OF
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Thanks to Charles and Annie Wright for deeding this property to the city around 120 years ago. Many varieties of indigenous and imported old growth trees have had a century to mature and make this park, with it's ponds and vintage Conservatory a special part...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We visited Wright Park on a recent Sunday. There were lots of food trucks and live music. Everyone seemed to be enjoying the park. Lots of cute dogs on leashes. My favorite aspect of the park is its gigantic trees; so glad that they're still...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The conservatory was alive with tropical flowers and plants on a "dark and stormy day". Beautiful gem in the stadium district.

Thank TLC002
Reviewed 19 March 2017

At roughly 130 years old, this park is a surprising 27 acres in the middle of the Stadium district. Well kept walkways and a gorgeous Arboretum are well worth a day visit or picnic. With restaurants nearby, planning a day in the park is easy....More

Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Tacoma has a bunch of nice parks - but this one is themed to satisfy the greatest variety of interests. The statues and figures that dot its landscape are picturesque and elegant. The activities range from walking, running, playgrounds, arboretums, museums, medical care (Tacoma Gen...More

Thank KindheartedSir
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Located close to the heart of downtown Tacoma, the park has excellent walking paths, a pond with ducks that gratefully accept your bread donations, and the enchanting Seymour Observatory, a glassed-in botanical garden from the turn of the last century, i.e. around 1900.

1  Thank sherlock63
Reviewed 31 December 2016

A lovely city park with tremendous old trees, sprawling lawns, basketball court, amazing water playground for the kids, jogging, dog-walking, or just sit and eat a lunch in some nature.

Thank Mac B
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Cute convenient park for quick walks. At least there are less bums so okay safety wise. Go if nearby

Thank Cheryl M
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