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Waltham Abbey Gardens

Abbey View Quendon Drive, Waltham Abbey EN9 1LG, England
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Walk in the park

Nice place to visit, with the museum in the main town within walking distance, also a magnificent... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
paulhorton72
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Daily dog walking

I love walking thru the Abbey Gardens with my dog on a daily basis.I love listening to and... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Susan L
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Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom
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Abbey View Quendon Drive, Waltham Abbey EN9 1LG, England
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit, with the museum in the main town within walking distance, also a magnificent Abbey Church with the white water rafting just 1/4 of a mile away plus great views of London if your prepared to walk for 20 minuets up to...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I love walking thru the Abbey Gardens with my dog on a daily basis.I love listening to and watching the birds and the squirrels as they dart about in the trees.The grounds keepers do an amazing job year round planting pruning and grounds maintainence,my only...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A lovely, local, place to relax, feed the ducks, observe the swans and other wildlife or just admire the beatifically kept gardens. There are picnic tables and plenty of space for young ones to run around or play sports. Only downside is the recently re-introduced...More

Thank GrahamDearman
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Could only have changed recently. Only found out by way of a £ 60 fine from ParkingEye. They say the signs are clear. I have used that car park for years and am sure I would have seen them if they had been installed. I...More

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to walk and enjoy the roses in the Abbey gardens or take a longer walk by following The Meridian Trail. Great for dogs and families

Thank kimbosabie
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Originally part of the grounds of the Abbey of Waltham which was the largest abbey and monastery in the country before the dissolution by Henry VIII in 1540. At that time the famous composer, Thomas Tallis, was organist here and drew a pension from here...More

1  Thank Peter W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Abbey Gardens are always so well kept...well done maintenance team! Great place to feed the ducks & swans. Saw some little kids fishing with their nets having a fabby time! Lovely little cafe and picnic benches. The Rose Gardens are gorgeous. Always enjoy a...More

Thank Orientlass
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Lovely grounds with the remnants of the former Abbey. Information boards about the Abbey's history dotted around. Nice to sit in and have lunch.

Thank KJE61
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

What a gem of a find.As we walked through, we could smell the roses.Interesting, pretty and a lovely place to watch the world go by.

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The gardens of the abbey are quite extensive and this makes for a good place to stop and have a picnic. There are nice views of the abbey, and its ruins are all around. There are plaques within the grounds that explain the history of...More

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Mariel N
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Response from Yvonne749 | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge to enter the gardens.
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Mariel N
2 August 2016|
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Response from brendalil | Reviewed this property |
There is no admission charge to enjoy the gardens at Waltham Abbey, enjoy
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