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The Halifax Public Gardens

South Park St & Sackville St, Hallifax, Canada
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  • The Halifax Public Gardens
    Peter W
    5 May 23, 2013

    Perfect walk, only minutes from the house. Here you will see a classic Victorian formal garden and can wander along tranquil footpaths. Closes at dusk so don't miss!

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    Emily Haig
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    5 Jul 23, 2012

    Love! A walk though here makes is so happiness inducing. The perfect place for a picnic, hand paddled ice cream, reading a book or just sitting back an enjoying the sun!

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    4 Oct 31, 2011
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    5 Nov 07, 2012
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    5 Oct 11, 2012
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4.5 out of 5
8 member's reviews
233 people visited The Halifax Public Gardens

Description

The oldest public gardens Canada, and one of the finest examples of Victorian gardens in Canada, the Halifax Public Gardens provide beautiful and peaceful scenery in the middle of town. It was established by the Nova Scotia Horticultural Society in 1836 and expanded in 1867. May of the magnificent linden and elm trees that line nearby streets were planted in that era. Bring lunch, and something to ... read more
feed the ducks, and enjoy this exquisite specimen of horticultural art.

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