Washington Park in Albany NY
Home Of Natural Beauty, Culture & Entertainment
Washington Park in Albany NY is a haven for outdoor activity, including strolling, jogging, picnicking, fishing, site seeing, and bird watching. The park is also a year-round hotspot for many popular events, displays, and concerts.
Washington Park is among the most beautifully sculpted and well-maintained parks in the Capital Region. It contains over 100 species of trees, including intriguing bonsai trees as well as gigantic oaks.
The annual Tulip Festival, one of Albany's most celebrated and well-known events, finds its home each year in beautiful Washington Park.
The park itself spans 84 acres and provides a haven for an array of sports and activities.
Notable park features include:
- Lakehouse Amphitheatre
- Statues & Monuments
- Children's Playground Area
- Stocked Pond
- Magnificent Stone Footbridge
- Tennis Courts
- Bike Paths
- And More!
The Lakehouse in Washington Park is a unique amphitheatre, which hosts an array of events. Summertime entertainment at the Lakehouse includes the Washington Park concert series on Monday Nights as well as live musical theatre performances by Park Playhouse.