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beautiful park

have ben many tines - waking aths , horse paths , catch/release fishing pond , outdoor summer... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Wilmington, Delaware

A wonderful park for many occasions. You can ride bikes, fish, walk or run around a dirt track... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Wilmington, Delaware
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A Park For All Seasons Bellevue Hall mansion commands a grand view of this historic estate, and its present form reflects alterations made by William du Pont, Jr. Mr. du Pont surrounded his home with the finest facilities: tennis courts, equestrian...more
800 Carr Rd, Wilmington, DE 19809-2163
+1 302-761-6963
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

have ben many tines - waking aths , horse paths , catch/release fishing pond , outdoor summer concerts , picnics

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bww649
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

A wonderful park for many occasions. You can ride bikes, fish, walk or run around a dirt track. You can also ride horses & play tennis!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kenal25
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I travel for solo for work and as a woman I look for running/ hiking that seem safe and populated. Bellevue was a wonderful choice for me. There were plenty of people in the park and on the ,so I felt safe, but not crowded....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank feliciatonnis
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Bellevue offer a lot of opportunity for walking and exercising. Great place to get back to nature. Good place to spend time with kids and grand kids

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Dick J
Reviewed 4 October 2017

If you'd like to have a wonderful time with friends and enjoy music come on out! Bring snacks, water, bring the kids, the dog, grandmom or grandpop. They have all kinds of music to choose from on the Events website - Delaware.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank keeptalkin21
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Actually any day in the park. Great grounds to walk. Mile+ oval track perfect for walking, running or biking. Bike trail leads you to Rockford and beyond. Fish in the pond, barbecue at the picnic facilities, attend a summer concert, ride horses, take in nature...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank EaglesFan19810
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Bellevue is on the site of a former Dupont estate. There are tennis courts, horse stables and a one mile former race track that is now used for walking and bike riding. A stocked pond is open for catch and release fishing and there are...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great backdrops for photography. Have photographed multiple couples and families here for engagement and family photos. The grand lawn is great with the house in the back. There's a great stone wall. Lots of trees and manicured plants. Even a lake and bridge making for...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank John F
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I came here on a sunny day and brought a picnic. I was pleased with the park but not sure why it costs $8 to come in. I support national parks but maybe I was missing the grander points of this one. In the future...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Adrienne L
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

State park with a wide variety of activities. Hiking trails, a large running/walking/biking track. Wellspring farms on the property is a sizable and well run horse barn. Plenty of facilities for cook outs. Some nice playgrounds. Plenty to do for everyone in the family.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank chrisdente
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Shakanda W
3 September 2018|
Response from kenal25 | Reviewed this property |
Of course!
20 August 2018|
Response from Claire M | Property representative |
Hello, we do not allow overnight guests at Bellevue State Park. The hours are 8 am to sunset. Thank you for asking!
31 January 2018|
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Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The park is open year round and has plenty of activities, paths, etc.