The park’s expansive 227 acres offers a series of wooded trails and a dog-friendly environment in the orchard. The Great Lawn presents a dramatic backdrop to wedding receptions and festivals all year long. The park also features a challenging 18-hole Disc Golf Course that winds in and out of the woods.
Norwalk Residents with a valid Resident pass can park here for free. Click HERE to verify your car is in our Grand List. We stop checking for Resident passes after October 15 at the end of our season.
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One of the park's highlights is a regulation Disk Golf course that meanders through the woods. It features 18 holes and two course lengths. Enthusiasts say its one of the most attractive yet challenging courses in the area.
Built in 1930 by industrialist/inventor Edward Beach Gallaher, this lovely limestone Tudor Revival mansion is styled with carvings, stained-glass windows, and walnut-paneled rooms. It includes a large flagstone terrace and adjacent gardens that make it a perfect venue for outdoor entertaining. It’s available to rent for meetings, events, luncheons, and weddings. Please contact Recreation and Parks for firstname.lastname@example.org or call (203) 854-7289.
The curtain raises in the Spring and intimate, entertaining performances continue into the Fall. The Carriage House Arts Center is located adjacent to the mansion.
The Bunk House
This newly renovated building had been used as the gardener's quarters for those who were employed by the owners of the Mansion. It has an air of history and memories for those who worked tirelessly for the Gallaher’s. It has a gorgeous, functioning stone fireplace that is air-conditioned and is a perfect venue for hosting intimate special events.
This Pavilion is fashioned after the Main Pavilion at the park, just a smaller version. It is great for events such as birthday parties or baby/bridal showers. Set in an idyllic area of the park, it provides the perfect backdrop to showcase the natural beauty of the park.