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Columbian Park

1915 Main St, Lafayette, IN 47904-2924
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Fun with the family

This is a really nice park any time of the year. In spring as summer is at his peak. Here you’ll... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
Raul D
,
Savannah, Georgia
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Great park for children and families...zoo? Not so sure...

Columbian Park is a nice family-friendly park and was well maintained at the time we visited... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2017
Levannah
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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A recreational oasis centrally located in Lafayette, historic Columbian Park has been the place to enjoy quality leisure time with family and friends over a century. Whether you want to cool off at the award-winning Tropicanoe Cove or observe some wildlife at Columbian Park Zoo, you will find that Columbian Park offers a vast array of fun attractions for people of all ages!
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Jan 6, 2018
“Fun with the family”
Nov 29, 2017
“Great park for children and families...zoo? Not so sure...”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1915 Main St, Lafayette, IN 47904-2924
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a really nice park any time of the year. In spring as summer is at his peak. Here you’ll have a very nice walk.

Thank Raul D
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

Columbian Park is a nice family-friendly park and was well maintained at the time we visited recently. On a crisp fall day, many folks were walking around the grounds with their children and/or dogs. Decades ago, there was a zoo here. Zoos and sensibilities about...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017

I was here for a family reunion and they had rented out an air-conditioned pavilion called the Jenks rest I believe. Great space,nice table set up and it even had a piano! The kitchen was great to have to heat up the Polish food I...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017

They have the play activities separated/grouped by age, with excellently maintained & fun activities in each area. The landscaping is great & very interesting.

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

one of my daughters favorite places to visit during the summer. many options for kids and teens in the playground and the free zoo is spectacular. If time allows take a trip around the park on the train you won't regret it.

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Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

It used to be fun. It doesn't have rides anymore. Not many animals anymore. Very boring. It got a big over haul. Not for the better.

Thank Moe L
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Reviewed February 2, 2017

When I first moved to Lafayette a number of years ago, and I discovered Columbian Park, I couldn't believe it. This is a turn of the century park with a beautiful pond, an amphitheater, a children's train ride, a great playground separated for kids of...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2016

There is so much to see and do. We make it a priority to go to the park and this is our favorite park.

Thank Joanie S
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