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Dana Sion
September 21, 2016 15:29:02 (EDT)
We need your support if you have not voted already and if you have don't forget you can vote daily until Thursday at midnight. The contest for $1,000 is nearly over and The Friends of Benson Park, Inc. have over 269 votes thanks to all your... (more)

James Howk
August 18, 2016 18:15:10 (EDT)
As a teen i started working there, my first job there was a ride operator....I had a lot of good memories there, was there for a couple of seasons, one of my favorite animals then was a black panther named Ralph who as a cub was the runt of the litter and was rejected by his mother......he grew... (more)

Dana Sion
August 18, 2016 14:38:00 (EDT)
All request for groups/bus groups looking to visit Benson Park must now be submitted to the
Hudson NH Highway Department.
Or call 886-6018 for more information regarding group usage request.

Marlene Hodgman
August 16, 2016 18:12:28 (EDT)
I am so glad that a place of my childhood is back although I no longer live in Hudson and haven't for 30 years I will never forget the great times I had at Benson's as a child

August 8, 2016 21:53:55 (EDT)
I miss this place so much. I use to bring my kids there every spring this was a common practice for us. Being a single parnet I was limited money packing a lunch and spending the day there was a big treat. We have little here in New Hampshire for our little kids. to bad we couldn't bring it... (more)

Dana Sion
August 6, 2016 21:31:14 (EDT)
Thank you, the trails Maint. group is out working on the trails regularly and I believe I heard them saying they cleared that down tree. If not drop me a message and I will notify them directly.
Thank you for your kinds words of the new park.

August 5, 2016 16:47:57 (EDT)
Love the park. warning though: There is a tree on the blue trail parallel to the dog park that the top has been snapped and is hanging over the walkway. It's an accident waiting to happen.

July 25, 2016 11:24:02 (EDT)
The park is can be used for birthday parties/functions. You need to go through the Recreation Dept. at 880-1600 to book anything.

July 23, 2016 17:26:10 (EDT)
Is the park open for birthday parties or functions?

Lucas walker
June 23, 2016 14:32:27 (EDT)
Is animal trainer frank margaroysi still living and does he still train wild animals?

Greg Hersh
April 20, 2016 23:27:26 (EDT)
Was Navy Rear Admiral Roy Stanley Benson (born in Concord, NH) a relative of John T. Benson of Benson's Wild Animal Farm (Hudson, NH)?

April 7, 2016 11:08:33 (EDT)
The next cleanup is Saturday, April 9, from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

April 5, 2016 15:58:48 (EDT)
When are upcoming clean up days at the park?

March 7, 2016 14:24:28 (EDT)
Contact the Hudson Recreation Dept. at 880-1600 regarding reserving space for a bbq.

March 5, 2016 18:51:37 (EDT)
I remember the park and the animals back in the 80s. We just visited the park today and what a joy that was. We are wondering if the park would allow us to rent some space for a family BBQ in July. It would be such a beautiful place that is centrally located to everyone and the kids could play... (more)

March 4, 2016 11:25:34 (EDT)
To inquire about purchasing a bench for the park contact the Friends of Benson Park at

Jack b
March 2, 2016 22:28:26 (EDT)
The old red roller coaster is still in operation at Santa s village

Patti Peters
March 1, 2016 14:47:20 (EDT)
How do i go about buying a bench at the park?

February 1, 2016 12:45:11 (EDT)
Benson Park is now owned by the Town of Hudson. To schedule field trips, contact the Recreation Dept. at 880-1600.

January 31, 2016 16:37:29 (EDT)
I am looking at scheduling field trips for my summer camp and was wondering if Benson's is back up and running.

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