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Seymour Square

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Seymour Square, Blenheim, New Zealand
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Great place to relax

Visited on Friday 18th May. We stopped here to have a look at the fountain and the War Memorial... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael-4551
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Caloundra, Australia
Great Coloured Fountain at night.

I discovered this by chance heading back to the hotel to get something in the evening. It made me... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Noel B
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Wellington, New Zealand
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“clock tower” (28 reviews)
“war memorial” (17 reviews)
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Seymour Square, Blenheim, New Zealand
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"clock tower"
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"war memorial"
in 17 reviews
"water fountain"
in 8 reviews
"mature trees"
in 5 reviews
"lovely fountain"
in 3 reviews
"nice square"
in 3 reviews
"manicured gardens"
in 3 reviews
"flower beds"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 7 reviews
"pretty park"
in 2 reviews
"princess diana"
in 2 reviews
"quiet space"
in 2 reviews
"lovely green space"
in 2 reviews
"town park"
in 2 reviews
"public toilets"
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"maintained park"
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"pollard park"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on Friday 18th May. We stopped here to have a look at the fountain and the War Memorial Clock Tower as well as the neat gardens.

1  Thank Michael-4551
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

I discovered this by chance heading back to the hotel to get something in the evening. It made me late but was worth watching.

Thank Noel B
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

When we arrived, they were changing the flower beds, we were so lucky, otherwise the flower beds would be bare. A great quiet and peaceful ground to rest, to meditate, to stroll. Very well maintained, great for families.

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

My kids just loved hearing the clock tower chime and a lovely place to wander around. In the heat the water fountain provided joy and cool.

Thank Rosehib
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

After a quick lunch in a small cafe on arrival in Blenheim our eyes were drawn to a show of colour further down the road. Without any prior knowledge we strolled.down to Seymour Park.We stayed a good while as our group of six broke up...More

Thank William T
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

A very well kept and pretty square in Blenheim. A nice area to sit quietly and watch the world go by. Worth a visit at night when the water fountain turns into different colours.

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Seymour apparently owned all around Blenheim then called The Beaver for reasons unknown and the park was named after old Henry sometime around 1857.The War memorial was built around 1928 to commemorate the first World War and the fountain came along in 1953. It is...More

Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Lovely place to stroll in or sit and enjoy the fountain. This square and water feature is superbly maintained and a lovely feature of Blenheim. Close to the CBD. Really enjoy coming here.

Thank KiwiPeregrinator
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice and well maintained park area around the monument close to the city centre. A good place for just sitting down and relax.

Thank hanno231
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This quiet park is tucked away in the corner of the CBD. Tidy and well kept gardens make a fitting war memorial.

Thank Chris F
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