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Pullen Park

Pullen Park, showing Swimming Pool

Pullen Park is located on Western Boulevard extension which adjoins and is part of the North Carolina State College property. It has an artificial lake for boating, a swimming pool, a zoo, skating rink, merry-go-round, and playgrounds, etc.

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