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Fort Hale Park

New Haven, CT
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Not a very nice park

This park was really dirty. Not nice at all. There was trash everywhere. There were crazies and... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2016
Annie M
Dirty

We wanted to come here so I could get some sunset pictures. Unfortunately it was cloudy so I was... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
Taylor S
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good21%
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  • Poor14%
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22 Dec 2016
“Not a very nice park”
19 Sep 2016
“Dirty”
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New Haven, CT
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

This park was really dirty. Not nice at all. There was trash everywhere. There were crazies and druggies parked in a parking lot really close to the park. Just not a nice place. It's like the park that the city and the police choose to...More

2  Thank Annie M
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We wanted to come here so I could get some sunset pictures. Unfortunately it was cloudy so I was not able to get very many. Regardless, this park was dirty and sketchy. There were multiple cars in the parking lot that just had people sitting...More

1  Thank Taylor S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Go there every weekend with my son to walk his dog. Great location and great environment. Enjoy the nature surroundings!

Thank tpwolf
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Fort Hale Park has just about everything. It has a trail for walking - even by the water - and it has a dog park - one for small and one for larger dogs - for our furry friends. It's a nice park for a...More

Thank wendy d
Reviewed 19 March 2016

This place seems small, "banal" and boring but it is a PERFECT Place for Sunset Photography. I'm a photography lover and I love to capture sunset moments in this place. A natural treasure! It's also perfect for a small walk.

Thank Amidori
Reviewed 11 January 2015

enjoy a walk on a sunny day and some history of the area at Fort Nathan Hale. easy to get to, fun hour or two.

Thank charles m
Reviewed 8 August 2014

We spent an hour or so visiting Fort Nathan Hale and Black Rock Fort in New Haven. We were the only visitors that day....at least while we were there. It is too bad this place is not being refurbished like it should be. The people...More

2  Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 25 June 2014

On the east side of New Haven Harbor, Fort Nathan Hale Park is a good option for a walk, picnic or simply looking out over the water. An expansive venue with a path and benches right along the water, it draws families from the surrounding...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 23 August 2012

It looks more interesting from a boat in the harbor than it actually is. if you are in the area, make the stop, but I wouldn't make a destination of it.

1  Thank Arthur R
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Woodward Avenue in New Haven is a lovely place. It is right off the Pearl Harbor Memorial bridge. Fort Hale Park is a great place to take your younger children for a Saturday morning visit. During the summer they have people working to give you...More

1  Thank bdaniele
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