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Johnstone Gardens

Viewfield Road | Springfield, Aberdeen AB15 7XE, Scotland
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Ranked #5 of 110 Attractions in Aberdeen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Gardens, Parks, Outdoors
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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

the gardens are a treat of quiet and tranquility in the heart of Aberdeen. Unfortunately the ponds have been overwhelmed with mud and silt from the building of a huge housing estate close by but steps are being taken to ensure that it does not happen again and the last time I was there the ducks had returned as the... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Beautiful gardens tucked into a quiet corner in the west end of Aberdeen. Well worth visiting! Although it is surrounded by houses, it is a quiet spot to enjoy the myriad of flowers - perfumes and colours. It is easily accessible with a car park close by.

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United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
12 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

A delightful small park. These gardens are famed for Acers and Rhoddies. A nice place all year but May/June being the absolute best time. A small play area at the back for young children. Ducks and moor hen are usually to be seen and like to be fed. Brides come here in Summer for photos.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
9 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Great little park with birds to feed and a small park for the kids. WOrth a visit at any time of the year.

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I am a garden nut and so I just love all the gardens around here. A lovely place to be buried ! But better still a place to eat your sandwiches whilst a live

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Dublin, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Aberdeen is blessed with an assortment of lovely gardens - more than most cities and some one takes great pride in looking after them - we just need loo upgrades

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Scotland
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71 reviews 71 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We often visit here for a short stroll either at lunchtime or in the evening. This is a popular park with the staff from the companies nearby. Would definitely recommend a visit here.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I can't believe I have never been here before - beautiful little park, definitely worth a visit on a summers day :)

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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24 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

It was a beautiful landscaped garden with plenty of nice spots to sit. My son was a bit disappointed because he was expecting more space for ball games, of which there is not too much.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I have lived in Aberdeen for about 10 years, but never knew this garden existed. Saw it on TripAdvisor. It is a very nice garden, well worth a visit. Close to the Gordon Highlanders museum, so could be combined in one visit. Currently has one of Dolphins in it.

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