Washington Park

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Madison Ave (btwn Willett & S Lake)
Albany, NY 12203

Foursquare Tips

  • Excellent location for bocce & croquet whilst drinking prosecco from a red cup.
  • Parking is terrible here. Take the shuttle. Check out all the arts, lots of great mothers day gifts.
  • The tulips are already popping but if you want to see them in all their glory, check out the 62nd annual Tulip Festival, Saturday and Sunday, May 8 and 9, starting at 11 a.m. Music, food and fun.
  • What was Washington Park? The State Street Burial Ground. When Washington Park was designed, approximately 40,000 bodies had to be transferred to the Albany Rural Cemetery in the 1840s.
  • Best walk in the park.. Is just before sunset cuz it gets cooler :)
  • Great place for free theatre. They do a great job!
  • BEAUTIFUL PARK with OUTSTANDING FOUNTAINS, SCULPTURE, MATURE PLANTINGS with A BREATH TAKING BOAT HOUSE out of the GREAT GATSBY! Not to forget THEATER IN THE PARK! GREAT ALL OVER EXPERIENCE!
  • Great times, Great memories, not far from where I grew up on Dana Ave. One day will return to having great memories again
  • Don't forget to pick up after your dogs ;-) ...
  • People don't clean up after their dogs. Watch your step.
  • Volley ball
  • Tulip Festival Sat~Sun
  • Check out booth 235 at the tulip festival great mothers day gifts by L&M arts.
  • This lovely park was designed by the same person who designed Central Park in NYC.
  • The boat house,the beautiful Lake !
  • It's just a park. Someone told me to go here comparing it to Central Park, you will be disappointed if that's your expectation.
  • Beautiful park! So much room for lots of activities.
  • Park playhouse
  • This is one of my favorite places. Watching the sun set behind the Moses fountain should be on your bucket list! The picture doesn't even do it justice.
  • Park benches, scenery, and free shows