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Devonian Gardens

317-7th Avenue, Calgary, AB T2P Canada
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  • Devonian Gardens
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    Need a slice of paradise in the centre of the city - indoors no less? This indoor botanical garden is a great place to relax - especially in winter when it feels particularly otherworldly.

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  • Devonian Gardens

    In 1977 the City of Calgary opened the Devonian Gardens which was Alberta's largest indoor park. The park included artwork, water features, fish and a variety of tropical flowers.
    In 2012 the City of Calgary re-opened the Devonian Gardens and if you are looking for artwork, water features, fish and a variety of tropical flowers then you should not bother coming here.
    Sadly what was a jewel in the city has been transformed into a sterile, corporate food court for the mall and no longer contains any of the features that made it special.

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  • Devonian GardensPro 2014
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    The Devonian Gardens recently were renovated to make the gardens in the middle of the downtown commercial mall an unexpected spot of greenery. There's even a children's playground. When you have had too much shopping, this is a good place for a break.

    Recommended for:Family Travelers
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  • Devonian Gardens

    Indoor garden inside the downtown mall adjacent to the food court. that make this particular food court a very nice and special place to eat.

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  • Devonian Gardens

    A new renovated Devonian Garden this is on the top of the Building..i a heart of downtown ...if u worked in downtown the best place to relax and see a lots of flowers and koi I like to come here to unwind ....they take pictures here in Wedding ....see it to yourself

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  • Devonian Gardens

    Lovely indoor garden to enjoy on those cold winter days.

    Recommended for:Family TravelersOutdoor EnthusiastsStudentsWellness
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Description

Sitting in the heart of downtown Calgary is Devonian Gardens, a large indoor park and botanical garden. An oasis from the hustle and bustle of the city, the park covers 2.5 acres on the top floor of The Core Shopping Centre and is completely enclosed in glass. Devonian Gardens was designed by J.H. Cook Architects and Engineers and opened in 1977. The park contains more than 20,000 local and exotic plants as well as fountains, waterfalls, reflecting pools and a playground. The park is very popular during the harsh Canadian winters and admission is free.

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188 people visited Devonian Gardens

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