Lion’s Park is a small neighborhood park located on East Holland Street. The park contains a basketball court and picnic shelter.
Located on the south side of Archbold with land in excess of 40 acres, Memorial Park is presently home to the baseball and softball programs for the town as well as the high school. You will also find volleyball and basketball courts, a large playground, four tennis courts, restrooms and picnic shelter and lots of open space. Located on the east side of the park is the David Aeschliman Memorial with new monuments recognizing those from the area who have served in past wars.
Future development of this park will include an additional ball complex to meet the growing needs of the citizens of Archbold.
North Pointe Park
This new addition to the Parks & Recreation Department is centrally located in a large residential area, at the intersection of St. Anne and Primrose Streets. Park amenities include a beautiful playground, a lighted basketball court, picnic shelter and sledding hill.
Ruihley Park is a beautiful, serene, 27 acre park located between Holland and Walnut Streets in the center of Archbold. This park houses Ruihley Park Pavilion, Scout Cabin and Cottage. Also found here is the Archbold Swimming Pool, two tennis courts, horseshoe pits, two playgrounds, walking paths, sand volleyball courts, two basketball courts, restrooms, a ball diamond and open shelters.
Many community events are held at Ruihley Park such as the annual Carp Festival, the Pumpkin Path, Flashlight Egg Hunt, Evening with Santa, Ice Cream Social, Chicken Barbecue and more.
South Street Park
Another neighborhood park, South Street Park is located on the corner of South Street and West Street. New playground equipment has been added. Additional improvements include a complete resurfacing of the basketball court and some new trees.
This is the newest addition to the Archbold Parks & Recreation Department, located adjacent to Woodland Oaks on SR 66. The almost 60 acres of land was purchased in 2000. Woodland Park is home to Archbold flag football and soccer programs. Other park amenities include an awesome playground, restrooms, concession stand, basketball courts, and walking trails.
This park is finally a reality for the community of Archbold. We truly appreciate everyones support and patience as park development has progressed over the years! Now, bring the whole family and enjoy YOUR park system!