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Taylor Park - Freeport

900 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport, IL 61032


Located on the Freeport’s East side, Taylor Park was the original park of the Freeport Park District. Taylor Park was acquired in 1911, the same year the Freeport Park District was organized.

Taylor Park was originally a trotting-horse track and gives this park its oval shape and flat terrain. There are picnic areas shelters, playground areas, a three-diamond lighted softball complex, a tennis court, a basketball court, and a sand volleyball court. A concession stand is open during softball season.

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