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Lakeside Park

Lighthouse Drive, Fond du Lac, WI 54935
+1 920-322-3460
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family fun

Great train, paddle boats, zoo, and lighthouse. Food stand also available. Livemusic often. Lots... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Lakeside Park review

Great park on the southern shore of Lake Winnebago. Marina for boaters. Needs a better beach... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Arik G
Campbellsport, Wisconsin
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Located on the shore of Lake Winnebago, this park includes a lighthouse, small amusement park and a petting zoo.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Lighthouse Drive, Fond du Lac, WI 54935
+1 920-322-3460
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great train, paddle boats, zoo, and lighthouse. Food stand also available. Livemusic often. Lots of fun for minimal $

Thank RMJ H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great park on the southern shore of Lake Winnebago. Marina for boaters. Needs a better beach where you can walk into the lake without climbing over rocks. Water on the south end of the lake is shallow, good for swimming but boaters must be careful.

Thank Arik G
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a beautiful park with a lighthouse, a small train for kids, a carousel and numerous gorgeous bridges. Granted, we were here on a perfect day in the fall but unless you were in a downpour, I can't imagine that you wouldn't have fun...More

Thank willie35
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is by far the BEST city park I have ever been to. I am from St. Louis and we are known for Forest Park, but Lakeside Park is SO much better. We were travelling with our twin 6 year old boys and they loved...More

Thank T8679GOstephanieg
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lakeside Park is definitely a destination for an afternoon with the family. There is plenty of spots throughout the park for a picnic, a huge playground with modern equipment and clean bathroom facilities. There are even rides for the kids - merry-go-round, train and the...More

Thank cjkottke
Reviewed 2 October 2017

being from this town i never tire of visiting the lighthouse. it is the crown of fond du lac along with our park

Thank carol T
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to walk around. Definitely visit the lighthouse! You can go all the way to the top. The view is fabulous.

Thank Loonyteach
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Weather was gorgeous, lake was too. Great place for a walk. Light house is ok. Its small. Always stop there when in town.

Thank 235nunya
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Lakeside Park is a wonderful park set at the foot of Lake Winnebago. You can walk up to the top of the lighthouse for a panoramic view of the lake and surrounding area. There is a train and carousel you can purchase tickets to ride....More

Thank Julianne S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

There is a wonderful new walking path along the lake that goes the entire length of the park and you can climb to the top of the light house and overlook the lake.

Thank timothyl56
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Teresa E
3 October 2016|
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Response from TonyMancino | Reviewed this property |
No, Lakeside Park West is.