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4 Oct 2017
“Nice park, good location”
3 Apr 2017
“Neat clean park near El Mercado”
Free downtown park in San Antonio that includes turrets, tunnels, and a multi-colored playground for kids.
500 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78207-3103
+1 210-207-8600
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Located right across the street from Market Square, this is a nice park with playground equipment, picnic tables, plenty of shade trees, and sculptures. The north west corner of the park is also a main bus stop so from there you can go anywhere else...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

What a cool place for kids and to break away from El Mercado. This park is just North of El Mercado (next to Children's Hospital). The park has a really clean playground with many cool bits to it. The park is lined with cool cast...More

1  Thank P8273VDscotts
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

pretty park across Children's Hospital. Went there to let the children play and feed the pigeons. Nice little park lots of trees and shade to sit under .

Thank fabisaucedo
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Took the kids here. They had a blast this is a must visit if you have young children that enjoy parks. This is a definite when we visit again.

Thank Chris-Food-Critic
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Park is beautiful, you can walk a few lap around the park not very big, very close to the mercado. Has angelic mural across the street,playground for the kids and statue in the middle of the park. Need to paid for parking with meter.

Thank lalocadr19
Reviewed 19 November 2015

After a day of taking in the sights of San Antonio and grabbing a super burger for dinner we were walking back to the hotel. It was a steamy September evening as the sun was going down and we were both tired and hot. It...More

Thank cc_maam
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Not in a great part of the city. It's a small park. Not much to do. There is a small playground for kids.

Thank mrbrentharris
Reviewed 21 May 2015

How I hate to rate this park as "poor", because it is so pretty. From the park you can get a beautiful view of the Spirit of Healing Mural. The park is near El Mercado and San Rosa Childrens Hospital (where the mural is located)....More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Its full of homeless men and drifters. You wouldnt want to park your car on that lot and you would not take your children there to play.

4  Thank Ken Y
Reviewed 21 June 2012

This is a small park situated just outside of El Mercado. There are nice statues, a lovely gazebo and graceful benches to rest after shopping. Be aware that since this is right downtown, there is a fairly sizable homeless population that inhabit the park. It...More

Thank CassWen
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Beverly V
10 April 2017|
Response from P8273VDscotts | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure that dogs are allowed since there is nothing that states otherwise, and the park is not fenced in.....🙂