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Wickham Park

Open Now: 09:30 - 19:00
Open today: 09:30 - 19:00
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Beautiful gardens and vistas!

Wickham Park is a hidden gem on the Manchester/East Hartford border. The gardens are so well kept... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Manchester, Connecticut
Lots of Pokestops

I've been coming to this park since I was a kid and I love it just as much as I did then. It's a... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Enfield, Connecticut
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  • Average3%
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  • Terrible1%
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“sensory garden”(21 reviews)
“tennis courts”(13 reviews)
“disc golf”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wickham Park is a hidden gem on the Manchester/East Hartford border. The gardens are so well kept and each has a theme. It is the perfect place to take pictures for weddings, families, etc. Each garden holds its own beauty. If you are taking professional...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sdpmuirhead
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

I've been coming to this park since I was a kid and I love it just as much as I did then. It's a beautiful place to walk around and there are tons of Pokestops.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nicotate
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Wickham Park is a great place to explore and have a picnic! (Picnic at the top of the hill where there is a pretty view of Hartford.) It is also a fun place for a game of tennis or disc golf. Everyone likes the sensory...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Although I'm a Connecticut resident, I'd never heard of Wickham Park and I suspect I'm not alone. This may be the best garden park in Connecticut, and it's easily the finest park in the Hartford metro area. Wickham Park isn't a state or municipal park....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnatod
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Wickham park is one of the best park in Hartford-Manchester locality. Beautiful garden, lots of place for picnic (for pavilion , please contact park early and book) or bring your own food , relax and njoy. There is a small nature center with live birds....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Wickham Park is located on the Manchester-East Hartford town line. Over the years since Wickham Park was first opened to the public, I have seen many changes, all making the park a “must see” destination! The Cabin Garden, at the highest point in the 280...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Plan on spending at least 2 hours walking/driving through this old estate with various garden themes and a nature center with live birds ranging from Hawks, Eagles, to geese. A great place for a picnic and they also have several sports fields for softball and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rodlewis12
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Surprise. Acres of land. Bring lunch, equipment to play sports or hiking shoes. Animals for the children, small educational areas (sensory garden !), Irish garden and lots of grounds to walk! Cant wait to return 😃

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 2024florida
Reviewed 10 July 2018

There is so much to see At Wickham Park that you could stroll through all the gardens and enjoy the picnic area for an entire day!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden and event room for any special occasion. Whether a wedding or a business luncheon, you'll have a great event.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jimlinda75
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3 October 2016|
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Response from Carol06040CT | Reviewed this property |
You will find that Wickham has numerous paths that are very accessable for handicapped people..If the wedding is near the pond or up on the hill by the cabin overlooking the Hartford skyline you will have access through... More
26 May 2016|
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Response from mary d | Reviewed this property |
Yes but the dogs have to be on a leash and you have to pick up after them. Also don't think they are allowed in the bird area.