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Parc Richelieu

Address: Rue Richelieu, 62100 Calais, France
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Ranked #16 of 18 Attractions in Calais
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English first
London UK
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74 reviews 74 reviews
13 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had stayed locally several times, but never really explored the park before. It is more varied than is obvious from a quick glance, with many different trees and shrubs. It is well-kept, with clean paths and a small lake. Combine it with a visit to the Musée Beaux Arts which is just opposite.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Liked- A nice little park with kids play ground , water feature and some sort of open theatre area. Seats by the bucket full and plenty of flowers. Disliked - the large groups of men (Asylum seeker type) hanging about and watching you closely .Felt very uneasy and we soon left.

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Lille, France
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

Great park in the middle of Calais. Worth a walk around when the weather is nice and you can watch the locals playing french bowls aswell!

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Aylesford, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

A lovely park with waterfalls, ponds and ducks. Beautifully planted and after passing through the town dozens of times over the years, my first visit on Saturday morning. The shade from the trees a relief from the blazing sun. The mistress of Admiral Lord Nelson, Emma Hamilton, was buried here although the area was devasted by shelling in WWI and... More 

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Quebec City
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

Take a few minutes to walk in this lovely park in the middle of town. Who would expect palm trees in Northern France!

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