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Central Park Rose Garden

500 Iroquois Ln, Schenectady, NY 12309-6144
+1 518-382-5151
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2nd best rose garden in the USA in recent reviews.

Beautiful roses - late June and mid August are peak times. The garden is small, but lets you bring... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Babci_of_3
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Schenectady, New York
Beautiful!

Spent a peaceful afternoon here. Very beautiful and manicured well. Comparable to Yaddo. The... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Bill E
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Mayfield, New York
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500 Iroquois Ln, Schenectady, NY 12309-6144
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+1 518-382-5151
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"take pictures"
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"water features"
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"different varieties"
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"perfect spot"
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"beautiful colors"
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"picture taking"
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"maintained garden"
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"beautiful place to walk"
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"enjoyable stroll"
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"summer and fall"
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"enjoy the beauty"
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"small city"
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"crown jewel"
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"fountain"
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"wedding"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful roses - late June and mid August are peak times. The garden is small, but lets you bring a chair and a snack and sit by the water feature. It is a destination for garden clubs and people just looking to enjoy the spectacular...More

2  Thank Babci_of_3
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Spent a peaceful afternoon here. Very beautiful and manicured well. Comparable to Yaddo. The groundskeeper is very informative and offers kind advice. Pleasant.

1  Thank Bill E
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This hidden gem is truly a must do experience for any one visiting or living in Schenectady. Great for couples or the whole family, everyone will enjoy the beauty and nature of the gardens

1  Thank Theo H
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Living here most of my life Central Park has always been a nice little park to visit..The rose garden has changed over the years, and now with the additions of the fountains and gazebo it is the shining center piece for the park..a must see...More

1  Thank TommyTee66
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is a hidden gem ! They keep this beautiful garden immaculate! The smells alone will keep you on a bench for the afternoon. People watching is great since many weddings stop for pictures. They keep improving this peaceful little spot every year something new...More

Thank IBJosey
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very nice display of Roses in a wonderful setting. Well preserved and enjoyable stroll through the garden beds.

Thank Kahuna1336
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

What can I say? Some of the most beautiful roses in a beautiful garden maintained by some awesome volunteers! Breathtaking, calming, and soul reviving I'm certain this place is heaven here on earth

Thank travelbound1960
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on a whim while passing through the area. We are so glad we did. It is lovely! Wonderfully fragrant! Beautifully kept and designed for easy enjoyment. Lots of different varieties of roses! The bumble bees we're so fun to watch. This garden...More

Thank Tabitha L
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Garden is a beautiful place to walk around, have a picnic, spend time with family and enjoy the fantastic roses. Not to be missed if you're in the area. It is an amazing array of roses!

Thank Has2bJustRight
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Central Park Rose Garden gets better each year. I took a little time today to relax and wander about the roses. The scent of the roses welcomed me as soon as I left my car. And the beautiful colors of the roses beckoned me in....More

Thank pax1065
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Judy C
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Response from Pat D | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking available in the Central Park of which the gardens are a part.
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