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Halifax Public Gardens

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Neighbourhood: South End
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Address: Spring Garden Road and South Park St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3T 2M3, Canada
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This beautiful Victorian-inspired garden has been open to the public since...

This beautiful Victorian-inspired garden has been open to the public since 1875 and remains as one of Halifax's most beautiful and cherished sites.

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Allergies aside what an Amazing variety of flowers

What do you get when you mix a family of four, a couple of grandparents and even the great grand parents in a garden surrounded by a large variety of flowers...allergies! Make... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Alberta, Canada
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Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What do you get when you mix a family of four, a couple of grandparents and even the great grand parents in a garden surrounded by a large variety of flowers...allergies! Make sure you take your meds ahead of time if you suffer from hey fever as you will want to explore every corner of the park. There is a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

By sheer luck, the Halifax Public Gardens opened their doors for this season while we were visiting for the weekend! It's a beautiful spot, right in the middle of the city...easily accessible from everywhere As the weather warms up, you can tell that it'll be a nice place for locals and tourists alike to enjoy the scenery. There are plenty... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The public gardens are a fantastic space for families or solo visits. It has a nice cafe whe you can fix your espresso needs or buy some ice cream for your kiddos. Great to relax on a summer eve and listen to some live jazz. Love the gardens!

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Thank Sole C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is truly amazing. The many mature shrubs that flower in the spring. The early summer blooms and the summer bursts of color make this a must see when in Halifax. The gardens are very well maintained and the walking paths make it easy to get around the various "species" sections. A lovely pond and small brook provide an... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've seen so many weddings happening in here. There are many different plants/trees if you're interested but even if you're not just taking a walk and enjoy the view is worth it.

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Thank Stanimir C
Halifax, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful historical gardens in the middle of the city. Constantly changing landscape. A meeting place for lunch and a huge draw for tourists. This is a must see if you visit our beautiful city.

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Thank Betty H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This garden is a peaceful oasis within the city. Once you go through the gates, you are magically transported to a peaceful countryside setting. It's much larger than it looks from the outside. You will be able to get a nice walk out of it. Walkways take you alongside tranquil ponds that are home to various ducks and geese. Numerous... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

recommend to see and close to shopping The flower gardens are very nice and bright. some days thee is live bands playing

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Ottawa, Canada
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So happy we decided to go check this out while vacationing in the area. The Halifax Public Gardens are absolutely beautiful and very well maintained through the season. There are lots of places to sit and relax and take in all the beauty, great place for a picnic. Lots of shady and sunny spots to sit as well. If you... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful and peaceful. Take the time to read the plaques - learn about Halifax history and the flora found in the garde

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