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Review of Cathays Park

Cathays Park
Ranked #50 of 163 things to do in Cardiff
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 15 February 2013

Grab yourself a welcome break and take or walk through this park. With flower beds from spring till autumn it is well layed out and colourful. There are benches but sadly not enough. With several significant war memorials the park provides a time to reflect. Not often do you have an opportunity to consider what so many service personnel did by laying down their lives so we can have so much freedom today.

Thank Roger H
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

Cathays Park is set in peaceful surroundings yet only a 5 minute stroll from the main shopping centre at Queen St.
Apart from the usual array of shrubs and flower beds, the park houses the Centotaph. The park is tranquil located immediately behind the City Hal, which was the former headquarters of Cardiff Council, although many services remain there.
The park is surrounded by The National Museum, Cardiff Law Courts and Cardiff University, to name but a few. Well worth a visit even if only to rest.

Thank RoddersJ
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Reviewed 25 December 2012

Cathays park is probably the bst civic centre in the UK,the City Hall and the National Museum of Wales is a must for any visitor

Thank joemorgan_11
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Reviewed 30 November 2012

Beautiful, stately and a good resting place or place to walk around, surrounded by interesting buildings and close to the University, Museum and City Hall.

Thank Purryo
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Reviewed 10 August 2012

Worth a stroll for an hour or so amoung the civi buildings, museum and parks in the centre of Cardiff. A quiet haven away from nthe busy shopping area and an opportunity to take in some culture too.

Thank Bluebird-Chris
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