The prettiest park in Dallas has the strangest name… Flippen Park.
But don’t be dismayed by the name- you simply have to check out the perfect landscaping and gorgeous gazebo at Flippen Park!
This is a pretty short post just because there’s not a whole lot to discuss, I just want you all to be aware that this breathtaking place exists in Dallas!!
Okay technically it’s Highland Park, which is it’s own city, but is completely surrounded by the city of Dallas.
Anyway, it does the soul good to be surrounded by beauty. That is precisely what you’ll find here, at my self-proclaimed prettiest park in Dallas.
What you’ll find at the prettiest park in Dallas
Flippen Park is right in the heart of Highland Park, which means it’s completely surrounded by gorgeous houses
This all being said, the vibes here are peaceful, relaxing, and immaculately beautiful.
In my opinion, it’s not really a place for children or lawn games but a place for some quiet meditation.
Bring a book or bring your other half- whether alone or with others you’ll enjoy the tranquility found inside it’s gorgeous gazebo.
Since this place is so beautiful, don’t be surprised if you see a photo shoot (or two) going on.
We’ve also seen a proposal happen here- and hopefully you’ll understand exactly why after seeing some of these photos!
The Flippen Park Gazebo
Is this gazebo straight out of a fairytale or what?
There are benches inside if you want to sit down and soak in the beauty here!
While the green space is not very big, it’s also not too small.
The grassy knoll at Flippen Park is perfect for taking your dog on a little walk, playing a game of catch, or having a picnic.
Naturally, the prettiest park in Dallas has the most perfect landscaping year round.
The flowers change seasonally so you might not see all of these, but you can bet you’ll see some beautiful blooms.
I captured these three flower varieties at the beginning of June.
And while I’ve seen geraniums at Flippen Park almost every time I’ve walked by, this was my first time seeing the black-eyed susans.
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The Flippen Park Fountain
With the sound of falling water and the sun sparkling on the pool, this fountain definitely adds beauty to the park.
It is situated right next to the gazebo, and there are two concrete benches on either side of the fountain if you want to stay awhile.
Birds chirping and bees buzzing are two sounds you might hear if you listen close enough.
Flippen Park is located on Versailles Avenue between Lomo Alto Drive and Armstrong Pkwy.
I highly recommend checking it out if you’re in the area.
I hope you can see why I’ve classified it as the prettiest park in Dallas!
It’s a hidden gem, and you won’t want to miss it!
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