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a peaceful spot and full of sad history

Take the time to meander through this park. Take the time to read the head stones so beautifully... read more

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judebarr
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Sydney, Australia
A restful place

We walked through the park on the way into the main shopping area and found it a very peaceful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sandybags_13
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Take the time to meander through this park. Take the time to read the head stones so beautifully maintained in the walls. Look for Captain Kelly's family tome. so very sad.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank judebarr
Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked through the park on the way into the main shopping area and found it a very peaceful relaxing place to be. All the parks were well kept and lovingly looked after.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sandybags_13
Reviewed 3 days ago

We found the park whilst visiting Salamanca Markets. It's a great place for picnics, reading and chilling out!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NewcastleMusicista
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stunning to chill in the cool crisp greens of the park. Stunning mature trees with a History amongst the trees that can also be enjoyed.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vivien D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful and restful spot in the heart of Hobart. Close to Salamanca and plenty of spots to sit and contemplate life. Some history there too...if you look!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mary A
Reviewed 16 December 2018

Right next to Salamance Precinct this old and well established former grave yard now park is pure delight to escape the noisy and smelly CBD for a relaxed sit down or picnic or BYO lunch. Interesting to study the headstone inscriptions to realise how young...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BoneandBtwo
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Beautiful park to sit and relax on a sunny day. The gardens are well maintained and it is a lovely green oasis in the center of the city.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 2 December 2018

We walked through this lovely green park on our way up to Battery Point with its wonderful collection of Victorian houses. It's an elegant space but its unique element is a number of walls with the headstones from the original cemetery which was in this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 27 November 2018

This a lovely part of Hobart. A peaceful and quiet place to sit and relax on a lovely sunny day in Hobart.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank michaelbN5695YM
Reviewed 23 November 2018

St David's was established in 1804 as the site for the first formal burial ground for the new colony in Hobart. At that time it was located in a secluded spot away from the main settlement. It was called St David's cemetery as a mark...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank westy54
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