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Pack Square

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Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
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Address: Bordered by Broadway, Market and College Streets, Asheville, NC 28801
Phone Number: +1 828-232-4500
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Nice little park in Downtown Asheville

We walked through this park on a Saturday morning and there were a lot of people milling around. The park has a nice Veterans Memorial area as well as a large outdoor... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 October 2016
bbwoodsy
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Charleston, South Carolina

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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2,506 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 477 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is pretty much the centre of town and a good place to work from as it has a Visito Centre and toilets and futhermore it was a pretty little park.

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Thank Oldjack
Williamsburg, Virginia
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31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So many shops. Mostly artsy. Lots of galleries and restaurants. A one time visit is enough. Should add a touristy store.

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Thank boltwoman1
Cumming, Georgia, USA
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158 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I loved the mix of sculpture/walls and open space. We were there in the evening, and enjoyed sitting on the benches while we watched everyone walk by.

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Thank MARY W
Charleston, South Carolina
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We walked through this park on a Saturday morning and there were a lot of people milling around. The park has a nice Veterans Memorial area as well as a large outdoor amphitheater. There was an Arts in the Park event going on with some great local vendors displaying there handmade crafts. Its a nice park for picnics or just... More 

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Thank bbwoodsy
Murphy, North Carolina
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90 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

A must see for travelers visiting Asheville. Many Karmic based stores, museums, great restaurants and art galleries. On a warm October afternoon also a great place to people watch. Many buskers and entertainers as well. Several large parking garages are in the area and make the experience easy on the weary driver.

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Thank woadwoman
Bridgewater NJ USA
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642 reviews
282 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Only went there at night on our way back to the parking deck. Large and lovely square with a splash attraction for kids, a lovely amphitheater, and a Veteran's Memorial.

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Thank giftedelaine
Laguna Beach, California
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35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Pack Square is great for the walking tour and to look at some of the great art deco architecture of the Court House. Close to downtown and easily accessible.

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Thank 820crystalb
Manhattan, Kansas
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129 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Nice open space. Historical buildings. Fountains. Veteran memorial. Easy walk around and in the heart of all kinds of doiwntoiwn shops and restaurants.

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Thank rose k
Delray Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 481 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Located close to several office and government buildings, this square adds a festive aspect to the area. There are some interesting art/sculptures within the square. Numeroous restaurants and cafes line the square. There are plenty of benches and shaded area that are great for people-watching.

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Thank backpacker31
Atlanta, Georgia
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96 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stopped while visiting downtown and our son loved the splashville area. He didn't have a swim suit, but we didn't stop him from playing in the water fountains anyway. Your only a kid once!! He totally had a blast. According to the guest center, its only open April till October and has set times, but if your down there... More 

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