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Address: Queen Victoria Park, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
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+1 877-642-7275

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An oasis of beauty just steps away from the tacky tourist traps of a tawdry tourist town

This is just across Falls Avenue from the front door of the Sheraton on the Falls hotel. It is a beautiful park to stroll, play on the grass or just hang out. Don't miss the... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is just across Falls Avenue from the front door of the Sheraton on the Falls hotel. It is a beautiful park to stroll, play on the grass or just hang out. Don't miss the hidden little garden with waterfall, footbridges and pond lilies. This place is just gorgeous, and so easy to get to.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Most of Niagara Falls can be really tacky and overly touristic. That's what makes this spot so special, it's the complete opposite. It's a great place to relax with a picnic and enjoy the views of the falls. The landscaping is very pretty and there are lots of places to sit and relax. It is located right at the base... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Awesome spot for group or wedding photos. It's not crowded and you can see the falls. Lots of benches and shade. The round platform in the middle is bar height. The trees along the edges are good for framing couples shots with the falls in the background.

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Waterloo, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nestled against the River Parkway at the bottom of Clifton Hill and The Oakes Hotel is a little slice of tranquility. Often called the Secret Garden, it is a complete opposite to the noise and neon that surrounds it. Beautifully landscaped and superbly maintained, this is the one spot where NORMAL is the word of the day. This is a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful. We had a great view from our hotel room. The grounds are picture perfect. Very peaceful and a great spot for a photos.

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Drumnadrochit, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband and I walked around these gardens whilst touring around Niagara Falls. They are very well maintained, beautiful to relax in and idle to sit and have a break whilst providing a wonderful photo opportunity

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Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We first saw this place in 2007 while on the bus and couldn't resist getting off to check it out. Not too much to say about it. It's a peaceful, accessible place to escape the Niagara crowds. Beautiful gardens and classic structures.

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Puerto Rico
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This garden is at the entrance of Clifton Hill and in near the Falls. The Oakes Garden includes many types of plants and flowers, trees, landscapes, a pond and a mini bridge. The WEGO have a stop at the front of this garden.This garden is FREE. Don't forget your camera...the pictures are also FREE. Great place to relax and watch... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I love this garden it's in the middle of all this excitement but so quiet to just sit and relax. The lawn and surrounding gardens is so beautifully maintained. We stop here every time we are in Niagara Falls

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Cochrane, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We have visited at the Oakes Garden Theatre in Niagara Falls many times. We enjoyed the ambiance at the Oakes Garden Theatre. The Oakes Garden Theatre is located in the Clifton Hill neighborhood of Niagara Falls and is very close to the Rainbow Bridge, the Candy Planet Ice Cream Parlour, the Grand View Market place, and the Sheraton on the... More 

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