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The Queen’s Gardens is a peaceful quiet place to visit and is conveniently located in town. The... read more

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TravellerFaye
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Lennox Head, Australia
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Great Garden lots of interesting plans and trees to see.

Queen's Gardens Nelson Gardens, Nature & Parks Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand +64 3-546... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael B
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Queen’s Gardens is a peaceful quiet place to visit and is conveniently located in town. The garden mainly has pretty exotic plants but also some natives and ferns. Waterfowl (introduced Mallards, hybrids and geese but also some native Cormorants) are in the water and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Queen's Gardens Nelson Gardens, Nature & Parks Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand +64 3-546 0200 Website Great Garden lots of interesting plans and trees to see. We had heard so much about this classical Victorian ornamental park with its unusual trees like Mt Atlas Cedar,...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely area to walkl around, lots of plants and ducks to see. Then go to the cafe and enjoy their delicious food and coffee.

Thank Val_AlanMills
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing place to relax after a walking to the centre of New Zealand at the top of the hill nearby this garden

Thank Guy Gomes S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not very big and unless you stop for a picnic or just a rest you won't be here for more than 30 minutes. That said it is free and it is a nice little garden.

Thank New_South_Woodies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful garden to go for a stroll, look at the many plants and trees, relax in your dinner break or explore all the pathways with children :)

Thank Rose22Nelson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These gardens are a short walk from the city centre, and are a lovely place to take time out. The gardens occupy a city block in area, and there are many water features: pools, a fountain, a water wheel, bridges ... . There is a...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Its a great place for a quiet walk, especially the japanese garden, very tranquil. watch out for duck poo around the edges of the ponds though!

Thank C0rnelia1234
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Food and service always of a high level. stunning outlook over the river to the Queens gardens and close to the Suter museum

Thank Sandralamb115
Reviewed 4 August 2018

After visiting the next door Suter Gallery and having lunch at the Gallery it was very pleasant to walk off our lunch strolling around the Gardens. The ducks are amusing to watch and the history of the trees and plants are very interesting. So quiet...More

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