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Old Mill Park

2201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3208
+1 540-372-1086
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Nothing like how it was before...

Old Mill Park used to be a safe place to visit the jungle gym, play soccer in a huge field, or just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amanda L
Fredericksburg, Virginia
A great park

Parks are so important, they offer so much to the community and this one is no exception. In the... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
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2201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3208
+1 540-372-1086
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old Mill Park used to be a safe place to visit the jungle gym, play soccer in a huge field, or just have a picnic. Now, I recommend using caution. The park could benefit from hiring security to foot patrol the area. I have witnessed...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Parks are so important, they offer so much to the community and this one is no exception. In the spring and summer the whole park is busy with activity. The grounds are maintained well, bathrooms are kept clean. There are lots of benches & tables...More

Thank whitasu
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My family and I have gone to Old Mill Park for years. Now hundreds and hundreds of people go there on weekends to various events and parties with their families and friends. Go early and pick out a spot..there are some shaded areas to enjoy!...More

1  Thank WillHinn5
Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's a good place to unwind along the banks of the Rappahannnock River. This is the site of the Fourth of July fireworks display for the City of Fredericksburg each year.

Thank r0bape
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Large children's park, lots of parking for new walking trails along Riverside Dr. Rec. soccer fields, picnic shelters, fishing, in Rapppahannock. Not safe for swimmers because of under tow.. .Lots to do.L

1  Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Oak Mill Park is a place where everyone smiles and greets one another in passing. Cyclists, runners, and walkers/dog walkers all coexist in freedom from dissension between one another and form a pleasing and consistent whole, which is a welcomed behavior in today's world of...More

1  Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

The park is very clean, very open, great for running, soccer and those types of activities. The river it ok, my only con would be that they do not have sufficient picinic tables and only 3 shelters to rent. The parking space is not that...More

Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Take your pup for a walk, go for a bike ride along the trail, picnic, friendly soccer games, and family gatherings. You can stick your toes in the water as the park is directly along the Rappahannock River. There are frequent events on the weekends...More

2  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This park has a nice view and access to the river. There is a nice playground (with equipment) for small children and large fields for various games. There are several covered picnic areas (which can be reserved). Plenty of free parking. Great picnic, swimming, fishing...More

1  Thank LMD540
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This is a great park to visit, large, great for large families. along the river, huge green field, lay out a blanket, get some sun, have a picnic, enjoy!

1  Thank Peacenotwar
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