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Par-la-Ville Park

Queen St., Hamilton, Bermuda
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Ranked #4 of 30 attractions in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
Activities: Walking, Viewing foliage
Description: Well-kept gardens in the city of Hamilton.
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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Park was in full bloom, flowers were very photogenic. Visited the moon gate. Watched the wild and roaming roasters. Was told this park was much better than the botanical gardens. Free admission and very short walk from ferry terminal.

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Washington, DC
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Just about one block up Queen Street from the ferry in Hamilton is Par-la-Ville--now called QE II Park. It is just behind the Historical society. It is small but we quickly got acquainted with some of the local fauna & flora. There were chickens and kiskadees, a beautiful Royal Poincianas tree in the center, some statues and even a koi... More

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Ohio
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224 reviews 224 reviews
99 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We went to Hamilton on Labor Day so the city was shut down for the most part and there were very few locals out. As a result, we had a nearly private day at this park which is situated right downtown. It was a lovely city park with interesting trees and flowers. It was a great place to take a... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
62 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Its a lovely peaceful park on the edge of the town and midday saturday is a Gombey demonstration where you get a better look than that of Harbour night because they are in a square and it is easier to see. The park has some lovely sculptures and statues and plenty of shade where to eat lunch or drink coffee.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

We stopped for a spell to get out of the heat an crowds. We spent a while chatting with an older lady who was feeding stray cat and chickens under a trellis. There were several sculptures including a couple next to koi pond. Very peaceful. It was full of tourists, locals and folks in business attire on break. This is... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

So pretty, very peaceful, gorgeous setting! We enjoyed walking around and checking out the birds, flowers, sculptures...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

we loved this little park situated close to the royal bermuda yacht club on front street. it's not very big but a lovely place to sit and have your sandwiches. it's right next door to lemon tree cafe as well where you can have a takeaway.we loved the varying sculptures including the birds.there was a lovely variety of shrubs .

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Sykesville, Maryland
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159 reviews 159 reviews
49 attraction reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

A very nice little park tucked away in the middle of Hamilton. It is now called Queen Elizabeth Park. We entered by a series of (almost hidden) steps off Par-la-Ville Rd. but there is a larger entrance on the other side of the park off Queen St. Some interesting artwork and wildlife reside here. Definitely worth a stroll and there... More

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Austin, Texas
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89 reviews 89 reviews
26 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Nice spot in Hamilton with a Moon Gate and for a quiet stop in the city itself. Lots of locals hanging out for lunch, etc. Is fairly central, so if you're exploring Hamilton, an easy little stop with good amounts of shade

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sherwood park, Alberta
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257 reviews 257 reviews
104 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

but otherwise there is actually nothing else to see here. there are a number of seemingly harmless vagrants that also hang out here, but they appear to leave you alone

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