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Botanic Gardens

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Address: College Park, Belfast BT9 5AB, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 07767 271683
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Tulips reign

Wonderful flower beds of tulips. Enjoyed the palm house and we were there at rhododendron time which was great as we have missed them at home. Lovely to stroll through. Also... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Wonderful flower beds of tulips. Enjoyed the palm house and we were there at rhododendron time which was great as we have missed them at home. Lovely to stroll through. Also toilets available and then a nice coffee shop in the museum.

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Darwin, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

This is a good place to take a rest from being a tourist! Some beautiful displays and close to the university and the museum. Plan a trip to all three for a few hours.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

The gardens are fantastic to wander around in decent weather, stop for a picnic, or just sit and watch passers by. Check out the Victorian Palm house and Tropical ravine with its fascinating carnivorous plants. Plus its all free !

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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22 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

I grew up near this park, I often revisit it when back home. Its a lovely place. Near Queens the gardens, green houses, museum and general walks are very pleasant indeed. Lots of quiet little spots to chill out in. I think its well managed so you dont see (too many) idiots drinking and kicking a ball around ruining the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

While wandering the area near out guest house, we stumbled upon the Botanic Gardens. Beautilful. Tulips in bloom, lovely stroll. Open until sunset.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW via mobile

Beautiful place to have a walk around! A must see in Belfast with family and friends on a nice day!!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

The tulips in April were beautiful. The greenhouse is free to go in and wander and enjoy the warmth and tropical plants. I am looking forward to seeing the "herbaceous border" in action soon as well as of course the rose garden. Some pretty flowering trees. A nice spot to visit and enjoy a sunny day (when there is one)... More 

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Superb Victorian greenhouses stocked with exotic plants. Great grass areas for picnics and sun bathing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Beautifully kept and very pretty. Flower beds were stunning and rose garden must be lovely when in flower. Such a peaceful place to unwind, it's like a secret garden.

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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to go and chill out for an afternoon and its right beside the museum. here is a big grassy aren for the kids to run about and dont forget to go into the hot house.

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