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Right across from the Omni, lovely park

This park is across from the Omni. I recommend walking over to see the plants and the memorial... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
coyotepack5
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West Lafayette, Indiana
Nice Setting

Located just off a busy corner and North on Tatum on the East side of the street this is a restful... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Richard S
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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29 May 2018
“Right across from the Omni, lovely park”
3 Apr 2018
“Nice Setting”
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6401 N Tatum Blvd, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a pleasant but small park on a streetcorner. It has a statue of the senator, bench seating and nice but unremarkable local plantings. It makes the nearby bus stop nicer than most. But it isn’t really a destination.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 91craigc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in the are, google searched for parks, trails and hiking. Goldwater park came up so we went to check it out. What a disappointment. Unless you are just a huge Barry Goldwater fan, this place is a waste of time. There was a statue...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alan D
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This park is across from the Omni. I recommend walking over to see the plants and the memorial. It will not take much time, unless you want to sit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank coyotepack5
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Located just off a busy corner and North on Tatum on the East side of the street this is a restful and well set up memorial to the Late Barry Goldwater. Interesting to note that I was born into a Democratic home but Mr. Goldwater...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Small park hidden from a very busy intersection. Worth a visit Some people parked their cars in the very small parking lot sideways vs pull in parking thereby using more spaces than needed.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DABUSMC
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Paradise Valley I think bought the land and dedicated it to one of the great Arizonans , Barry Goldwater. Thank you sir for your intelligence, your foresight, your service to this country and well could you come back and save this country?

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Studio69
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

This sight provides homage to a well respected and loved member of Arizona and American history. It is small but suitable location in Scottsdale that provides a tranquil scene.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank M3Medina
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was recently visiting a friend who lives in Paradise Valley and took me to see the Barry Goldwater Park. You would not know the park was there unless someone told you about it. Located at the corner of Lincoln and Tatum, the park is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Dale H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This small park sits on the cornber of Lincoln and tatum and it is very difficult to park your car. The backdrop is great with Camelbarl to one side and Mummy Mountain to the other and Phoenic Mountain not that far away. Like most of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice stop to see life size bronze statue of Senator Goldwater, desert landscaping in a very quiet setting.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Michael M
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