Frequently Asked Questions

Browse answers to frequently asked questions about Mill River Park and the Collaborative. Still looking for additional info? Contact us.

Cost

Mill River Park is free to the public.

$10 for an adult 75-minute session, $8 for kids under 12 and senior citizens 65+, $8 for active-duty military (ID required) and additional $4 for skate rentals. Learn more about visiting the Skating Center.

Schedule

Yes, Mill River Park is open throughout the year.

Pets

Yes, but dogs must stay on leash. Please pick up after your pet!

Fishing

No, fishing is not permitted in Mill River Park.

Facilities

Yes, there are bathrooms on the east side of the Park at the Whittingham Discovery Center during its public hours. On the west side of the Park, the Carousel restrooms are open during Carousel hours

Yes, the Snack Box is a concession near the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Skating Center and Fountain that is open during Rink hours, and Thursday – Sunday during warmer months. The Brownstein | Selkowitz Carousel Pavilion also has concessions at the Rich Pantry (open during Carousel Hours).

Tours

Please contact Education Director, Kristia Janowski at kristia@millriverpark.org. Learn more about our Environmental Education programs.

Membership

You can volunteer or donate to the Park!

You can call us at (203) 989-0321 to ask about making a donation or planned gift.