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Sholom Park

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Just a Wonderful Place

The park is very easy to walk and has many sections to see and many benches to sit on and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Rhino32713
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DeBary, Florida
Beautiful Park!

We just love to go walk the trails or sit by the pond! Perfect place for a picnic, a wedding or... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Dottie A
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“quiet place”(21 reviews)
“feed the fish”(18 reviews)
“koi pond”(17 reviews)
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Sholom Park is a non-profit, privately owned, 44-acre botanical garden in Ocala, Florida. Opened to the public in 2004, the park features more than 2 miles of paved trails and more than 100 species of plants and trees. Sholom Park seeks to become a...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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7110 SW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL 34481-5449
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+1 352-873-0848 ext. 7650
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All reviews quiet place feed the fish koi pond no pets allowed great place to walk peace and tranquility beautiful flowers fish food walking trails enjoy nature peaceful walk nice walking walk around labyrinth benches shalom meditation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful relaxing park. There’s an area where you can feed the fish on one side. And you can walk all around that water area. On the other side there’s a trail with beautiful trees and flowers. Great place to take pictures. Just don’t...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

The park is very easy to walk and has many sections to see and many benches to sit on and enjoy what nature has to offer. It is very well maintained and will make you enjoy the whole park. It is out of the way...More

1  Thank Rhino32713
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The entrance sets the tone for a relaxing experience with a long winding alignment. Once there parking is easy and much to see in all directions. From the water park reflection pond to the gardens or just a bench under the shade tree. Restroom and...More

1  Thank cpigeon2018
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We just love to go walk the trails or sit by the pond! Perfect place for a picnic, a wedding or letting the kids run around!

1  Thank Dottie A
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

We are glad you enjoy your time at Sholom Park. Visit again; visit often!

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Shalom Park is always a pleasant place to stroll and relax. The landscape is beautiful. With ducks, geese and swans in the ponds it sooths the heart.

1  Thank Alvin O
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Sholom Park seeks to be a place of peace for all. Please enjoy your time and share with others at the park any day of the year.

Reviewed 28 August 2018

I go to this park at least a dozen times per year, whether alone or with friends, family and kids. It has beautiful views, landscaping and nature trails. It's very peaceful and has lots of nature to watch as well. A nature photographers dream and...More

1  Thank Julie-Ann F
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Sholom Park's founders would love to hear that you are enjoying the park. Please visit as often as you can and share with others.

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lots of room to fly a kite, walk, or just let the kids run while you enjoy the scenery. Feed the very large Carp in the lake. Enjoy the wildlife and quiet.

1  Thank i8snook
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

The koi fish love the fish food available at the Pond Overlook. Yes, please enjoy the wildlife and all scenery -- we are glad your family takes time to be together at Sholom Park!

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome private park great place to just relax or read a book or walk. No pets allowed. Very well maintained.

Thank OcalaChief
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Please enjoy Sholom Park 365 days of the year -- and yes -- bring a great book or walk. We are glad you enjoy your time here!

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place to enjoy a stroll. Would have been a better time if it was not lightly raining. Would highly recommend. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the beauty.

Thank Ann C
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Glad you enjoyed your walk at Sholom Park! Light rains do make the Park nice and green, so please return any day for that picnic lunch. :)

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful peaceful place to spend an afternoon. Great find. There is a pond, with koi fish, and walking trails thru gardens.

Thank JustaTNMom
SholomPark, Public Relations Manager at Sholom Park, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

So glad you enjoyed your time at Sholom Park! Please come again and share with others.

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Robert M
27 July 2018|
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Response from SholomPark | Property representative |
Sholom Park was created and is maintained by the Horticultural Arts and Park Institute, Inc. (HAPI), in 1994. HAPI is a 501 (c)(3) organization.
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sharontucker24
12 March 2018|
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Response from jwls902017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes sorry for the delayed response. A picnic lunch would be great there.
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ssmorgy
28 May 2017|
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Response from TravelerforBees | Reviewed this property |
Free but most would be willing to pay for such a peaceful place to enjoy.
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