Highland Park

120 Highland Ave.
Rochester, NY 14620- Map It
Phone: (585) 753-7270

AAA Editor Notes

Highland Park, off I-490 exit 17 following signs, contains botanic gardens, a conservatory and a collection of more than 1,200 lilac bushes. A Vietnam veteran's memorial, AIDs memorial garden, victim's rights memorial, worker's rights memorial, Warner Castle, sunken garden and Highland Park Bowl amphitheater are on the 150-acre grounds. Lily Pond is a popular spot for ice skating in winter.
Free. Conservatory admission $3; $2 (ages 6-18 and 62+); free (ages 0-5).
Hours: Park open daily 7 a.m.-11 p.m., Apr.-Oct; Mon.-Thurs. 7-4, Fri.-Sun. 7 a.m.-11 p.m., rest of year. Conservatory open daily 10-4; closed Christmas. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.