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The Peace Gardens

Town Hall Pinstone Street, Sheffield S1 2HH, England
+44 114 273 6895
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OK place

It is just an ordinary place to relax and spend some time in the middle of a very busy town centre..

Reviewed 12 April 2016
beautiful, peaceful place

I never visit Sheffield without calling by here, even in the winter its a nice place to stop and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2016
Chris L
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Town Hall Pinstone Street, Sheffield S1 2HH, England
+44 114 273 6895
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

It is just an ordinary place to relax and spend some time in the middle of a very busy town centre..

Thank S M
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I never visit Sheffield without calling by here, even in the winter its a nice place to stop and take a breather but in the summer I can spend hours here just relaxing to the sound of the water.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Called the Peace Gardens, if I'm correct, because the original gardens on this site were so named to commemorate the peace after WW2. The present Peace Gardens replaced the earlier ones which had become run down. It's a lovely place to sit and relax when...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Nice fountains, well kept plants, open space, quietish. Worth a look if you're in the centre of Sheffield, but nothing special.

Thank Callum V
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

The peace gardens are really popular for teens & students to hang out as well as city workers on lunch breaks. Young ones & families play in the fountains in summer. During the winter there are stalls & sometimes ice skating. It's surrounded by bars...More

Thank Josee S
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Sat in the warm sunshine taking a break after walking up from the Showroom Cinema before going for Afternoon tea at Brown's, Lovely atmosphere, lots of people sat on benches and the grass, children running through the fountain laughing. Lots of places to sit, litter...More

Thank ruthgreenfinger
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Such a nice find when walking through the heart of Sheffield. The blossom on the trees are at their best at the moment. If you get a chance, take a seat and just look at them, oh and yes, please do not leave your lunch...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Beautiful reservoir of quiet and beauty in the heart of The City. This area is maintained so welli t is a credit to the community.

Thank Vonniemacmahon
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This place has always been a favourite of mine. Working in the city I take the opportunity to stroll around the place either sitting on one if the benches or nearby pub. The place is always buzzing, especially when the suns shining. You have a...More

1  Thank Kevan_12
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Great to bring children to as a breather in the middle of shopping. We avoid in Summer school holidays as council make it into a big money making area with beach rides that are priced off the scale of reasonableness. At other times of year...More

Thank Sarah T
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