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Address: 1 Cave Ave., Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Located at the end of the main street, cross a bridge and tour the building and grounds. Construction reigns, but we did see much of the attractive gardens before their... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 October 2016
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Orlanda fl
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Located at the end of the main street, cross a bridge and tour the building and grounds. Construction reigns, but we did see much of the attractive gardens before their renovation.

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Henderson, Nevada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

It appears that most of the gardens have been dug up. Definitely the front and side of the building has big graders and big holes. There might be some of the gardens left in the back, not sure. Hopefully they will be replanted next year.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Under renovations so most of the building is off limits right now. Still a lovely old structure. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and peace and quiet amid the hustle and bustle.

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tofield
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

On the grounds of this nice old building is a beautiful little garden. Although it isn't very large it is nice to walk around

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kalamazoo, mi.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We found this on a stroll. Very colorful and some very interesting plants. Some of the plant varieties are labeled, but unfortunately most are not. Note-just across the traffic signal is a great shop with Canadian made moccasins.

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Very nicely done gardens you can roam through, a great place for a picnic lunch, it took about 15 min to see the whole place very nice!

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is at the end of the main road that goes through Banff township. This is a stone structure in the same vein as the Fairmont Hotel. The gardens are also very nice. We did this while heading back to the hotel.

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Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Its a nice building. Although we did not go in it you can admire it from the outside and enjoy the scenic views that surround it. Check it out while your walking around Banff.

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Macomb, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We walked around the front of the building and was impressed with the flowerbeds. Very nice. Behind the building they have a very impressive garden and pond / water display with loads of flowers again. Now when we visited the water ponds was not operating yet, but I could image that they would be great in 2-3 weeks all done... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The building is amazing for an Administration building. The gardens are worth a visit, well maintained with care. The building has pride of place looking straight down the bridge and Main Street. Worth a visit.

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