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Ordway Park

Guidebook Section: Central

Location

 

Other maps and aerial photos:
Bing
Newton Assessor

Overview

This small park is a natural woodland garden. Its extensive array of tree and shrub species include American beech, dogwood, flowering quince, fringe-tree, mock orange, mountain ash, shad bush, viburnum, witch hazel, and yellowwood. It is maintained by volunteers from the Newton Conservators.

Size: 0.5 acres

Longest Walk: 0.1 miles


Acquired: 1971

Owner & Administrator Websites

Owned by the Newton Conservators

Photo Gallery

History

1971

The land was willed to the Newton Conservators by Priscilla Ordway.

1976

The park was opened to the public following a dedication ceremony.

Ordway Park Map

Ordway Park Map


 

Features

Woods Trail
 

Additional Information

Newton Assessor’s Map ID: 61029 0016A

Ordway Park Renewal

Ordway Park Updates (2004)