Lansdowne Park

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Overview

Lansdowne Park​ is a 2.6 acre neighborhood park ​on Lans Way near Seventh Street in the southwest corner of the city. View the Ann Arbor Parks & Nature Areas Map​ for location context. The park is an large green space and contains a play area, a basketball court, a soccer field and a paved walk. Natural features include blue spruces and red maples next to the playground and a small rain garden in the northwest corner of the park.​

​​Park Notices

Unless otherwise posted per City Council resolution, when a park is closed, no person shall remain in or enter it other than to quietly sit or walk.​

Refer to Chapter 39 of the City of Ann Arbor Code of Ordinances for park regulations and rules.

Park Hours

6 a.m. – 10 p.m.​

Amenities

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Soccer Field

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Playground

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Rain Garden

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Basketball Court

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Picnic Tables​​

 

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Access and Parking

The park has open access along Lans Way, and there is plentiful street parking along the road.​

The park is accessible by foot and bicycle using the surrounding streets. The streets have sidewalks. Nearby Seventh Street has sidewalks and nearby Scio Church Road has sidewalks and one bike lane. There are no bike racks at the park.

The park is a short walk (5-10 minutes) from Lawton Park​Meadowbrook Park​Churchill Downs Park, and Eisenhower Park​.

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Public Transportation

There is a bus stop​ on Scio Church at Seventh, less than a 5 minute walk from the park. ​​Visit TheRide for schedule and route details or check out the parks ride guide. ​​

Hist​ory​​​

Ann Arbor's city parks sit on the ancestral and traditional homelands​ of several indigenous Native peoples. Read a land acknowledgement​​ from the city and learn more a​bout the early history of the land here.​​

Lansdowne Park was acquired by the city in 1963 as the surrounding neighborhood was developed. The land was given to the city by the developer, as new developments at the time had a requirement to include park land. The soccer goals were installed in 2000. In 2006, new benches and tables, a new path, and a play structure were added.



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