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Shakespearean Gardens

5 Huron St, Stratford, ON, Stratford, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-271-5140
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we had perfect weather for our visit, relaxing walk.

Beautiful, well cared for, in a wonderful setting, so close to town, shops etc. Great place to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tracey F
pretty

It was pretty, relaxing. and within walking distance of downtown. A nice place to sit, relax, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shelly F
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 Huron St, Stratford, ON, Stratford, Ontario, Canada
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+1 519-271-5140
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful, well cared for, in a wonderful setting, so close to town, shops etc. Great place to take your lunch and just be.

Thank Tracey F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was pretty, relaxing. and within walking distance of downtown. A nice place to sit, relax, and read a book.

Thank Shelly F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth the visit. We were there just after a heavy rain but it was still lovely. We might have stayed longer and explored more but the benches were still wet and the air was humid and getting hotter. It is, however, an attraction that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are a delight. Every year it seems that new flowers are presented so you can't ever get bored with what your'e seeing. The garden is meticulously presented.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not like the City of Stratford is a hectic, but the Gardens, none-the-less, are a wonderful escape to nature. Tranquil space is always welcomed. It's also inspiring to those of us who garden to see the varieties of plants and the arrangements of the...More

Thank Erick R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last summer and loved every moment. The flowers we stunning and we loved all of the greenery and how well it was taken care of. Lots of nature. Nice place to spend an afternoon!

Thank TheCalkins
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Stratford you have to go to this place, the flowers are amazing and also a nice romantic spot

Thank TravellingBill33
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

June is a beautiful month to visit Shakespearean Gardens when everything is lush and in full bloom.The days are long this time of year and one can easily enjoy the gardens into the evening hours of 9:00 pm. The entire garden is full of colorful...More

Thank adrianna24sings
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely, peaceful, quiet spot to revive yourself after shopping etc. In stratford there is a lovely stream with a waterfall, a little footbridge, trees to walk under a lovely spot, we'll maintained and worth the visit

Thank patp2185
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The gardens are lovely, as is the bust of The Bard in the centre...the benches in select spots by the water are a great place to sit...One criticism (hard to control for municipalities sometimes) is the depressing sight of garbage (beer cans, mostly) floating in...More

Thank MattParker72
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victoriael
3 May 2017|
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Response from Rob F | Reviewed this property |
Many people have thrown a blanket on the ground there to enjoy a picnic lunch. you can also picnic along the lake by the theater. if you are looking for picnic tables and washroom facilities then I suggest Upper Queens Park... More
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