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Address: Parliament | Spring, and Nicholson Sts., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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An oasis of quite

Parliament Gardens fill a corner next to the Victorian State Parliament House. The grass is always green. The park has a water feature, which might be described as a fountain, if... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 22, 2015
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Parliament Gardens fill a corner next to the Victorian State Parliament House. The grass is always green. The park has a water feature, which might be described as a fountain, if you use the term loosely. City workers often eat their sandwiches there. The park is probably not dangerous at night, but it's probably not worth taking chances.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

nice little garden next to albert park tram station with beautiful fountain in the middle- nice fountain lighting at night time

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Parliament Gardens ar situated near Parliament House and at the east end of the CBD. The gardens are a delight to walk through full of beautiful trees and plants and a fantastic conservatory which you can walk through. Dont forget to visit the fairy garden

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

This is a little slice of greenery in the city center, and quite beautiful. There's a very cool fountain there, and if it has been midday, I would have been tempted to run through it!

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is a nice place to sit on a walk through Melbourne, but don't go out of your way to see it. Only go if you happen to be on the East side of town. Nothing sensational, but a lovely little park.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is a small garden situated just outside the CBD of Melbourne on the north-east. Just located beside the state parliament. Good place to relax if you're walking by the place or for office workers to chill from the surrounding area. A few monuments and an artistic water fountain to take photos.

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Thank sarikei s
Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Was not to impressed but it is pretty and easy to get to if you are in a centrally located hotel. If that is the case... A must see

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

There are quite a few gardens within close proximity, so this one doesn't do it for me.Yes it is close to the CBD and has pretty trees and environment to relax in but there are better gardens such as Fitzroy which offer more and are very close.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

I loved strolling through the gardens here. Quite a busy place with people relaxing during their lunch breaks from work, etc.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Very close to the city. Our daughter had her wedding photos taken here. Lovely gardens. Lots of shady trees.

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