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Garden of Europe

Listowel, Ireland
+353 68 22566
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Great little walk

After walking into Listowel from the bridge, the riverside walk was quiet and peaceful. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave P
Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful and quiet: the perfect place to unwind from traveling!

The gardens are wonderfully maintained. The sculptures are great. I highly recommend this place... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Listowel, Ireland
+353 68 22566
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After walking into Listowel from the bridge, the riverside walk was quiet and peaceful. The gardens are well maintained and it's a good place to while away. Quality sculpture

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The gardens are wonderfully maintained. The sculptures are great. I highly recommend this place over the hustle and bustle of the street.

Thank mloganaz
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Experience not too passed up. Originally a quarry in 1800s, used has a landfill and converted to a garden containing plants, flowers trees and sculptures from around Europe

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Just by the side of the town park is THE GARDEN OF EUROPE. It has trees and shrubs from all European countries. Ther is the bust of Schiller, a gift to Listowel from the German people. Carved in stone is a verse from Shiller's famous...More

Thank Ainenilaoire
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Small park that ajoins the main park in Listowel town, Sculpture of Schiller and a monument to both the holocaust and to victims of repression. Lovely plants and shrubs from around Europe. Their is also a lovely visual sculpture to John B Keane amazing author...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely walk around the garden of Europe. The main thing we thought about it was "why". Don't get me wrong, the gardens are lovely and have interesting sculptures and memorials, but Listowel is not what one thinks of when imagining Europe. Worth...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The Garden of Europe, is a pleasant wee spot. The yellow roses in the centre are beautiful and so fragrant, besides those flowers the garden mainly had shrubbery so lacked colour and contrast. The sculptures are lovely and the garden ties in nicely with the...More

Thank NiamhAngelaB
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Located in a corner off the town park and close to the River Feale the garden of Europe is composed of 12 sections representing the twelve countries that initially composed the EU. The gardens are made up of more than 3000 trees and shrubs. It...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016

This garden is hidden inside the town park. It is a nice peaceful spot and has a fine John B. Keane memorial and a memorial to the holocaust. Nicely laid out and maintained, it's worth a visit. The park itself is just short of a...More

Thank Fidgetwidget
Reviewed 6 August 2015

this is a beautiful place to walk around, it is totally unexpected and hidden away inside the public park. Worth a visit if you are in the Listowel area.

Thank kingsland2014
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