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Fletcher Moss Park & Botanical Gardens

Neighborhood: Didsbury
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Address: Millgate Lane | Didsbury, Manchester M20 2SW, England
Phone Number: 44 161 434 1877
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A haven of peace near a main road

This is a unique Park because it also has a Botanical Garden so you can stroll past some very rare plants and also visit a Rock Garden which is always in good condition. And for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

This is a unique Park because it also has a Botanical Garden so you can stroll past some very rare plants and also visit a Rock Garden which is always in good condition. And for the more sporting there are Tennis Courts

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Manchester, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful gardens in historic setting. A visit will take you back to Victorian times. when rich people donated parks to the public.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Really peaceful and beautiful park. Walk through Stenner woods to connect to the canal. Great running route.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Fletcher Moss is lovely, and an oasis in the heart of Didsbury. However it overflows with more memorial benches to individuals than can ever be sat on by the passing populace. So, it is a bid morbid for me, and not at all uplifting, and not a great place to take an ill friend to take their minds of things.... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Lovely to visit all year round to view the flowers and plants. Good to go on your own or appreciate with friends.

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Bacup, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Really interesting place to walk round. Well laid out paths give walks of varying distance. Lots of places to sit and take in the view. Plenty of bird life and little wetlands for amphibians etc. Saw some newts, first in a long long while.This place is well worth a visit

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I visited the gardens today and cannot believe that I have lived in the Manchester area for nearly 30 years and did not know of them. Whilst the weather was overcast the colours of the trees and foliage were magnificent. This is a beautiful, well cared for garden and park area with clean and litter free pathways. A haven of... More 

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Scotland, U.K.
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Rockery stunning with three walks of different length. Cafe a must. A long bus ride 42 from the city allow 45 minutes

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costa mesa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Stunning botanical gardens. Cafe was exceptional but now just ok and the day we visited very grumpy guy serving teas and coffees. Worth a visit and take a picnic it is quientessentially English.

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mamchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Since I was a student at Didsbury Collegel the .experience has and still is life affirming.The changing seasons ,variety of plants and tranquil atmosphere are cherished- a treasure .

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