Bigelow Park

Bigelow Park


1.9 Acres


1220 Bigelow Avenue NE

Park Features 

  • Playground
  • Picnic Areas
  • Picnic Tables
  • Small Picnic Shelter (not reservable)
  • Basketball
  • Public Art
  • Restrooms

Park History

Bigelow Neighborhood Park was named for the Bigelow family. The Bigelow family played an important role in Olympia's history. Elizabeth and Daniel settled in Olympia in the 1850s, where Daniel had a long career holding various public offices. Both were involved in efforts to promote public education and voting rights.