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Botanical Gardens

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walk through the autumn colours

OK the beds were passed their best but there was still some summer plants still flowering eg pink... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Douglas, United Kingdom
well laid out gardens

We had a pleasant time walking round the park,plenty of birds,peacocks and rabbits,guinea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darwen, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 6 days ago

OK the beds were passed their best but there was still some summer plants still flowering eg pink begonias, busy lizzies and salivas but the real treat was walking around the park, through the leaves and looking at the variety of colours of leaves on...More

Thank Jan295
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant time walking round the park,plenty of birds,peacocks and rabbits,guinea pigs,great play area for children,crazy golf,swans and dudcks on the lake and a café for a welcome drink.

Thank asmith10986
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful park is full of beautiful plants and walkways. you can see peakcocks, rabits and other birds in the averies. There is a tropical garden, a museum and a cafe. Walk around the lake and you will find tunnels and walkways that take you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The time of year the beds were past the best but we here was many weeks of weeds in the beds second week in September on a warm day and the giant fern house was shut only place to go was the coffee shop and...More

Thank penny p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are some amazing displays in this Botanical Garden, very impressive. Parking was nice and easy as well.

Thank LondonPartyBoiii
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Needs more funding from the council but it's such a lovely park that has been amazing all summer for a cheap day out for families. Great play area and lovely gardens.

Thank ActionOcelot
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Really nice place to visit. A lovely place to just wander and enjoy the scenery. Nice cafe and a lovely old victorian park

Thank mj192770
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Following cuts in local council expenditure, the Gardens are now maintained to a high standard by a group of dedicated volunteers. With its open spaces this is an ideal place for a family stroll or picnic. The lake with it’s many ducks and water birds,...More

Thank 2mercury
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

This is a pleasant place to visit with well maintained gardens and open spaces where you can take children, dogs or the family for a peaceful time. There is a children’s playground, a cafe and gift shop, which was closed when we visited. Don’t forget...More

Thank OldBear
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Lovely Victorian park/gardens.. always beautifully adorned with plants and flowers. Lovely lake. Great park for the little ones. Fab cafe. Always great events on through the year

Thank Jane831
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Kaisha D
22 September 2018|
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Response from Exminer1948 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs can be taken in plenty of locals walking there pooches in there on leads.
5 July 2018|
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Response from DiMark2018 | Reviewed this property |
Many apologies for the delay, yes lots of places to sit down and relax.
21 September 2017|
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Response from Alwaysway51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you would need to get a bus. Number 49