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Mary Vessels Park

Market Street, Lewes, DE
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very small, but cute

Located near Kindle and the Gate House Restaurants, this tiny public park has a few informative... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Neal P
Arlington, Virginia, USA
Cute little park

Beautifully up-kept little park in the heart of the town. Nice for stopping with ice cream or just... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Jodi O
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Market Street, Lewes, DE
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Located near Kindle and the Gate House Restaurants, this tiny public park has a few informative signs and public restrooms as well as a Gazebo -- you can get out of the sun if you wish. It has a number of flowers and plants too.

Thank Neal P
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Beautifully up-kept little park in the heart of the town. Nice for stopping with ice cream or just to take a break.

Thank Jodi O
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is a beautiful little park, overflowing with a variety of flowers and shrubs. There's a gazebo for you to sit in to take it all in. There is also a clean restroom facility and a water fountain. As a convenience for those who park...More

Thank practans
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Beautiful flower selection is in bloom all summer. The gazebo is a nice place to take a break as you stroll Lewes. Bathroom facilities are free, handicap accessable and clean.

Thank John F
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is not really a destination, but if you are strolling around Lewes, make sure to take a peak. It is a pleasant little pocket park sporting clean restrooms for tourists. It has well maintained seasonally appropriate beautiful gardens surrounding the area.

Thank susanb08540
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Very nice town to stroll around many interesting shops, variety of places to eat. Natives friendly, one couple invited us in to see their very early home that was a combination of 3 tiny cottages moved together. High ceilings, tiny stairs and at least 3...More

Thank Mdtransplant2009
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Sea breeze, beautiful gardens planted and maintained by a local Lewes garden society. Their work is excellent, and while the area is much smaller, is worthy of a walk around. The same society also takes care of the flowers and plants at the nearby Cannonball...More

Thank Chas2U
Reviewed 30 December 2015

A small garden dedicated to Mary Vessels who was the first Chair person of the Lewes Parks and Recreation. The idea is to show visitors a back yard garden in a small space. In winter, visitors can see the planned of Spring garden, In Spring...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 13 November 2015

This summer a friend and I got a sandwich from Patty's and sat in the gazebo eating and enjoying the beautiful flowers. Peaceful, beautiful and just a half block off the main street.

Thank esb364
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Flowers n plants inside n out of the gazebo are breath taking. This gazebo is in a great location near the rest rooms. I have taken several pictures at this location!

Thank 712happy
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