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Pullen Park

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Address: 520 Ashe Ave, Raleigh, NC 27606
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+1 919-831-6468
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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Very peaceful family atmosphere

This is a great place to just relax walk around and unwind. Small kids will enjoy the playground area and riding the train as well as carousel. Some of the older ones will like... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Wayland E
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North Little Rock, Arkansas
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North Little Rock, Arkansas
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great place to just relax walk around and unwind. Small kids will enjoy the playground area and riding the train as well as carousel. Some of the older ones will like going out on the paddle boats.

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Thank Wayland E
Brevard, North Carolina
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was staying in the area and looking for a place to get a run in. I made a lap around the park not knowing what to expect and I was very surprised. The park seemed very clean and kept. I made a lap around the pond and carrousel before leaving the park.

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Thank Chris W
St. Petersburg, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very fun for young children! We rode the train and carousel - only $1 each! Very clean playground and the kids loved it all!

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Thank Lynn W
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the train ride to the merry go round, it's perfect for the young families. A combination park and fair grounds midway. Beautiful grounds, meticulously maintained. Inexpensive.

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Thank Terry P
Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We normally come off and on for summer and spring play dates, but got to come for the christmas train or santa train event. The event was well planned but a bit spread out for all ages to enjoy. The line or wait time for Santa wasnt good, byut the actual train ride was perfect.

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Thank Vjon1
Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an awesome time with my son. The train ride is great and inexpensive. He wore himself out on the swings and running from me chasing him. We'll definitely go again.

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Thank huey2b
Haw River, United States
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Pullen Park is a great place to bring the kids for an afternoon of fun, or a date to come and ride the authentic merry-go-round or watch the ducks on the pond. There's a light gauge railroad for a pleasant way to see the park. And the food has been upgraded to include items for people who don't just want... More 

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Thank 325jeffreye
Raleigh, North Carolina
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The primary centerpece of the park is shated by two distinct choices, tue swimmng pools, including one for toddlers and babies, and the seasonal, restored antique Merry-Go-Round. The third and very wonderful "ride" for both adults andchildren is the vintage small train that travels around the park. The park has for many years been used for picnicking, arts and crafts... More 

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Thank robbielane
Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I just went for the day. It is a very nice place for a small gathering. The merry-go-round is a nice touch.

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Thank Brandon B
Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots to do at a day at Pullen park. Tickets are only $1 for attractions that include a train ride, kiddie boats, or carousel. Lots of space to run, walk, and be free. Facilities are stroller friendly. We did a birthday party there and everything was perfect! The staff has always been friendly when we interacted. This is one of... More 

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