Guidebook Section: Central
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
Owner & Administrator Websites
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The land was willed to the Newton Conservators by Priscilla Ordway.
The park was opened to the public following a dedication ceremony.
Ordway Park Map
Newton Assessor’s Map ID: 61029 0016A