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Street Address: 15001 Roosevelt Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19154
Mailing Address: c/o Neshaminy State Park 3401 State Road Bensalem, PA 19020-5930
Park Manager: Brian Heath
Contact Info: 215-639-4538
neshaminysp@pa.gov
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Park Description

Benjamin Rush State Park is located in the North East section of Philadelphia and is the only State Park within city boundaries. The park provides the visitor with an area to enjoy the natural beauty of open spaces along with some Pennsylvania woodlands, places for study, recreation and the solace of gardening. The park offers much needed open space in this busy area. It is popular with hikers, bicyclers, birders and wildlife enthusiasts and is primarily used for passive day use activities. The park features one of the largest community gardens, a large area devoted to flying radio controlled model airplanes, multi-use trails that meander through open meadows and shady wooded areas.

Things To Do ( 4 Available)

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    Sight Seeing

  • cross_country_ski

    Cross Country Skiing

  • hiking

    Hiking

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    Trails

    • Ben Rush Trail System
      3.09 miles
    • Ben Rush Trail System
      0.35 miles
    • Fairmont Park Trail Connector
      0.15 miles
  • biking

    Biking

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