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“Passed by”

Southsea Rock Gardens
Ranked #46 of 130 things to do in Portsmouth
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed 10 May 2018

A bit overgrown and could be a very nice pause on a walk along the front. Currently being refurbished as suffered from storms

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Southsea Rock Gardens was lovely a few years ago when managed by a group of keen volunteers who had given up on council gardeners caring for it at all. It was full of colour and a pleasure to visit all year but now is uncared for and uninspiring. Very sad state of affairs.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Visited the Rock Gardens today - they were absolutely stunning in the Spring sunshine. Right on the seashore too.

Thank Sylvia Daisy P
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Probably more attractive when there are more flowers. After the very poor weather most of the flower beds were looking rather sad. Nonetheless it is still a pleasant place to walk or sit and contemplate the nature of life...

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

My parents walked through these gardens when they were courting, and I have done the same. Wonderful memories of peace and tranquility. The sent of flowers is a must at the right time of year. I just hope the council keep up with the maintenance that is so badly needed on a continuous basis otherwise a small peace of history will be lost, where tourists will become bitterly disappointed. Keep up the good work Portsmouth, its not going unnoticed.

Thank Stephen B
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