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Dane John Gardens

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Address: Watling Street, Canterbury CT1 2RN, England
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+44 1227 378100
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Outdoor activity, walking around.

The place is in the city center, near the Bus station. So, the location is very easy to reach. Gardens are surrounded with old city wall. Good place to spent time enjoying outdoor... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The place is in the city center, near the Bus station. So, the location is very easy to reach. Gardens are surrounded with old city wall. Good place to spent time enjoying outdoor activity with family and friends.

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Thank Naila_Nika
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

to walk through here , is lovely to see the old fashioned city. Go to the top of Dane John and see the views.Children love this,also the Fort to play in,Get refreshments too, Fountain and Bandstand to see.pleasant place to stroll.

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Thank cyndy1thomas
Coventry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on the final day of the festival. We listened to a variety of local talent and sampled some of the various street foods and bars.All in all a very enjoyable day shame we had to get the coach home the next day

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Thank Gorlas55
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great park area to play, eat, relax. We spent a few hours of each day here with food from M&S. The flowers beds are really outstanding.

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Thank H H
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great park with beautiful gardens and a large mound with a monument at the top, which had some lovely views from the top. The park is located close the the town centre shops and bus station. There is a small coffee and kiosk with outside seating and a lovely water fountain. The park is very popular with all age... More 

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Thank Mandy G
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The gardens are pretty and a nice place to go for a walk. Canterbury has many nice places to see and I would go to this if I had spare time or wanted some exercise!

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Thank Keren B
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Pretty great if you like grass, crowds, emo kids smoking in the bandstand and homeless people sleeping in the bushes. Pretty fountain though.

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Thank George B
Rainham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We walked through after getting off the train It was so lovely with people sitting around sunbathing and playing with there children Also the sight of the spring flowers in the beds was beautiful in all there glory will spend more time there next time

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Thank Medwayshopper
Greater Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

a slow wander through these gardens, as well as its eaterie and sitting areas, make this an excellent place to while time away in good weather

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Thank Thee_Don
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Enjoyed a stroll around and the views from the top of the mount is spectacular. Beware there are no safety rails so wouldn't be suitable for very young children or anyone with mobility issues.

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