Buttonwood Park

Buttonwood Park - Home to Buttonwood Park Zoo

Buttonwood Park, a 97-acre (39 ha) municipal park planned by Charles Eliot in the 1890s. The park is located in the Buttonwood Park Historic District, a historic district on Kempton Street, Rockdale Avenue, Hawthorn Street and Brownell Avenue in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The neighborhood was developed in the first decades of the 20th century as a complement to the park and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2000. Buttonwood Park is also the home of the Buttonwood Park Zoo, named one of America's finest small zoos!

425 Hawthorn St
New Bedford, MA 02740

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