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Anson B. Nixon Park is one of Kennett Square's best kept secrets. There are several different... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
lynn c
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Lovely local park!

This is a great park for walking your dog, running, jogging, riding your bicycle, or just strolling... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Anson B. Nixon Park is one of Kennett Square's best kept secrets. There are several different attractions to enjoy, a couple of lakes to fish in or enjoy the aquatic life, a stream to walk along or to sit along and relax in the sound...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lynn c
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a great park for walking your dog, running, jogging, riding your bicycle, or just strolling around enjoying nature. We have spent lots of fun times there. There is a wonderful playground for kids, a tennis court, and reasonably clean restrooms. Some trails are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Nice park with a packed sand/crushed stone trail around the outside that is a little less than 2 miles round and includes elevation of 65 feet. Water and bathrooms near the lake pavilion.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Anson B. Nixon Park is a great place for a taking a walk, having a picnic, or enjoying the playground any time of the year. But Wednesday nights in the summer offer a special treat - summer concerts! From 7-9 PM every Wednesday through August...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Buddie98
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Went on a weekend in April, sunny day, and surprised there were so few people there. A variety of activities - good playground, fishing, frisbee golf, trails to walk around the lake, picnic tables. Trails a little rough for a wheelchair but manageable.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jeanne J
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This park is near our home, so we go there fairly often, especially with our grandkids. There are nice little playthings for the kids to climb on, and lots of nice paths if you want to take a walk. There is a large pond (or...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mjscritic
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Anson B. Nixon Park is a little jewel in the heart of Kennett Square. It's great place for family picnics, take a walk with your children and dogs or play ultimate frisbee. In the summer, the park hosts free concerts on Wednesday nights.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SuziMcCoy
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Nice park with pond, play equipment, sports fields, plenty of parking, and walking trails. Dogs welcome.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ziggydog2
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Open dawn to dusk friendly trails, fishing pond, pavilions and playground for the kids. Many public events are here such as music festivals and I recently attended the unity day celebration. They also have a stage where the bands perform and you can set up...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank searchinforfun
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Great park for walking,walking your dog or a family picnic.the is a frisbee golf course,every Wednesday evening there is music from 7:00 to 9:00.also bring a chair just sit back and relax.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Yola M
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You must pay and prearrange the rental if you plan to use the pavilions for a gathering. The park itself is free to enter.