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Bishop's Palace Gardens

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West Street, Chichester PO19 1RP, England
+44 1243 534823
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picnic in town

Ideal may to September. Even if you dont visit the cathedral. Get the picnic essentials in M&S... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Hammersmithwhite45
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Chichester, United Kingdom
Delightful oasis just outside the dity

The gardens are always lovely, with many hidden areas, lots of seating and good paths. Entry is... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
MEM315
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“hidden gem” (32 reviews)
“flower beds” (14 reviews)
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West Street, Chichester PO19 1RP, England
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+44 1243 534823
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Ideal may to September. Even if you dont visit the cathedral. Get the picnic essentials in M&S in East Street Chi....

Thank Hammersmithwhite45
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The gardens are always lovely, with many hidden areas, lots of seating and good paths. Entry is free, and the gardens are open all day. Don't miss this gem if you are visiting the cathedral!

Thank MEM315
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Very close to the city centre these gardens are a wonderful surprise and well worth a visit, particularly good in the summer.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Lovely place to visit, quiet, peaceful and the most beautiful flowers, wondered around or a good hour in the sunshine, will visit again

Thank Bobjazz61
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

It's a bit of a hidden gem, right in the heart of the city, yet slightly tucked away and accessed through unassuming paths. When it suddenly opens out, it's hard to believe it wasn't more apparent all along. Beautifully tended, plenty of space for children...More

Thank 639AnnaP
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Stunning gardens tucked away but once in them you forget that you're actually in the middle of Chichester, you feel as if you're out in the country. I've been several times now at different times of the year and its still pretty.

Thank Niki H
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I've visited Chichester for over 10 years and failed spectacularly to explore the Cathedral and grounds. Being children free for an afternoon, my wife and I took the opportunity to have lunch in "town" and have a stroll. We took a turn we had never...More

Thank Bano73
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The gardens are a place of tranquility in the middle of a small city. There are plenty of places to sit and gently reflect on life before returning to everyday life.

Thank Jpkh3
Reviewed 15 November 2016

These walled gardens, tended by volunteers, are a place of peace and tranquility with wonderful views of the Cathedral. Few cities have such centrally located gardens with plenty of seating. There is interest all year round and the pond, which could have been a worry...More

Thank mperryer
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is yet another place of tranquility in the City of Chichester. Lots of seats to sit and admire the view of the beautiful gardens with the spire of the Cathedral soaring into the sky in the background

Thank Lylais3
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teeny20
13 June 2017|
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Response from Pete0911 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so
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744kbo
7 February 2017|
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Response from WMIM | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that is the way to enter. We took St. Richard's Walk from the Cathedral cloisters, turned right at Canon Lane and you cannot miss the entrance to the gardens. If you are getting there by car I think there is on-street... More
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Linda G
17 September 2016|
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Response from JuneM52 | Reviewed this property |
so sorry been away so only just seen this - parking is difficult in chi. but there is a multi storey not too far to the south of the roman wall around the gardens
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