Special Report

The Oldest City Parks in America

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30. San Jacinto Plaza, El Paso, Texas
> Year established: 1858
> Park agency: El Paso Parks and Recreation Department

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29. Murphy Square, Minneapolis, Minnesota
> Year established: 1857
> Park agency: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

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28. Hemming Park, Jacksonville, Florida
> Year established: 1857
> Park agency: Jacksonville Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department

27. Artesian Park, Corpus Christi, Texas
> Year established: 1854
> Park agency: Corpus Christi Parks and Recreation Department

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26. Chapman Park, Portland, Oregon
> Year established: 1852
> Park agency: Portland Parks & Recreation

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