TROWEL & ERROR! Saturday April 1, 2017 On April 1, from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm, Mayfield Park will host Trowel & Error, the Spring event that annually attracts gardeners from all over Central Texas to hear experts give time-tested tips for beautiful gardens. Although...Read More
MP/CP is a volunteer group dedicated to restoring and improving Mayfield Park. The Mayfield Council is an advisory group within the MP/CP and meets monthly to discuss Mayfield Park related projects. Both groupswork very closely with PARD, The MP/CP has been active at Mayfield Park since the mid 1980s.
Vision: Mayfield Park/Community Project, sponsored by Friends of the Parks of Austin, a non-profit corporation, is restoring Mayfield Cottage and Gardens to the height of its development in the era of the 1920’s-1950’s. Funds have been raised through grants, foundations, and individuals since 1986. Working from a preservation master plan, restoration phases are proceeding as funds become available. The park is under the supervision of the Austin Parks and Recreation Department.
Park visitors can view the history at Mayfield Park with the new sign at the entrance:
Mayfield Park address:
3505 W 35th St, Austin TX 78703
Hours: open on a daily basis and closed between 10 PM and 5 AM
** No Pets Please **
Reservations: For information on reserving the cottage and/or grounds please call PARD at 512-974-6797 or visit the PARD Events Website Page.
Photographers: Mayfield Park has become an extremely popular place for photography. PARD has policy for commercial and professional photographers.
PARD uses some of the small rooms at Mayfield Park as offices.
Capital Project Donations can be made through Austin Community Foundation. Two Mayfield Park funds are available, a Mayfield Park Community Projects Fund and a Mayfield Park Cottage and Gardens Endowment Fund.
Visit a Facebook Page for Mayfield Park and Preserve: