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Beautiful even in the winter

My partner and I walked through here today on our tour around town. It’s beautiful and serene even... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
St. John's, Canada
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Mini Butchart Garden!

This is an amazing garden; maintained by the Garden Club. They've rescued a bit of wasteland and... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Jeanette M
Cairns, Australia
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Corner of McBride and 1st Ave, Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I walked through here today on our tour around town. It’s beautiful and serene even in the winter there’s a sense of solace in there

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank emilesans
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This is an amazing garden; maintained by the Garden Club. They've rescued a bit of wasteland and turned it into a multilevel garden bursting with hidden gems of flower / shrub compositions. The Garden Club volunteers deserve a medal for their creative and on-going hard...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across these gardens on our way back from Cow Bay. Small, but beautifully maintained and a real surprise. Wonderful in a quite industrial setting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DowneyCheltenham
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This tiny park is so awesome. Lovely break from a day, beautiful flowers and so much work has gone into making this a special place. Thanks.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PamelaFriesen
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Be sure to visit the Sunken Gardens Park. It's free and beautiful. I don't remember reading about it in any of the tourist brochures we picked up, so we would have missed it, had it not been for some other kind travellers who directed us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathrynoflangley
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

The wife and I had s great walk into the gardens. Very well put together after it being an eye sore for awhile. Two thumbs up 👍👍

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great spot to take the kids. Great tunnels to pass through with a secret garden in the middle of town.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Fraser E
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The gardens are beautiful with many different types of flowers, shrubs, plants and trees. Well planned so different flowers bloom in different seasons so there's always different colors to see and flowers to enjoy. Meticulously kept, you can see the dedication to keeping the garden...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank fly0nthewall
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A small hidden garden that was a delight to wander through while visiting Prince Rupert. We took several pictures and enjoyed reading the plague about the garden.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 7 September 2017

nice and sort of hidden a quiet, beautiful place to enjoy. locals are friendly. loved finding it in the rain while biking on own

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 358marcys
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