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“chinese garden”(36 reviews)
“art gallery”(17 reviews)
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Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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All reviews chinese garden art gallery feed the ducks large trees water wheel flower beds duck pond rose garden short walk from the city centre beautiful oasis water features bridge street nice garden mature trees beautiful park worth a visit nice walk
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Situated only 10 minutes from the town centre this beautiful place is ideal for quiet rest or to have a picnic lunch. The flowers and trees are stunning as are the small lakes and the duck provide a focus of interest.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful sunny day in a lovely garden area with a small lake to be home for wild birds. The garden is offering a beautiful combination of trees and flowers. Ideal place to chill out and relax and very good location in the heart of Nelson,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank livelaughloveeat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent about ten minutes or so walking through these gardens on a hot day going in one entrance and out of the other. With hindsight I think we missed some of it and should have explored further. For this reason I think a plan...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank PaulAndJoy167
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning formal garden that we are very lucky to have. Thanks to a group of volunteers these days. Very grateful we have this in town. Pop in and enjoy a walk through, there is always something to see. We do when we can.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Furybears
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Need TLC. It was a nice garden but the water and the foot path was extremely messy and dirty. It really need a lot of maintenance. Please do something about it as it could be a potentially beautiful garden

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ainecraft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well maintained gardens. Birds, ponds. A short walk from town centre and close to arts centre. Lovely relaxing space.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Chris F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a little oasis in the heart of the town,with water features,a cafe and an art gallery. And loads of ducks!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank HKinsey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to the centre and very pleasnt to vist on a hot day with plenty of shade. There is an art gallery and cafe at one entrance.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank anne182015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place! Amazing trees; roses; Chinese garden and the list goes on. Take time; sit and relax and pass time in this wonderful place

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visit to enjoy enhance peaceful heaven and quite stress re leaf for some then a headache for many as you walk you grasp a feeling of a togetherness for all occasions

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank heni t
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