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Pollard Park

Parker Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 9 Attractions in Blenheim
Type: Parks
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Blenheim, New Zealand
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Wonderful spot to stop and smell the roses. Gardens beautifully maintained and wonderful to stroll around. Always take bread for the ducks (and cheeky seagulls and sparrows). The children's area is very basic and a playground catering for older children as well could enhance the park. (Example Raumati Beach playground entertains children up to 12 plus)

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

This is a lovely gem in Blenheim. Walked through every part of it over several evenings. Check out the rose garden. And some lovely native trees and walks along the stream. Also the play area for the kids is popular.

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Sydney
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Beautiful gardens, a good play ground for children, lovely mature park. The river and ducks were very pleasant and the gardeners I spoke to were very friendly.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Who would have thought that a town of 26,000 would have such a sophisticated botanical garden wrapping among its public park? In October, the profusion of poppies, tulips, and snapdragons was eye-popping. There's a tennis center and nine-hole golf course, plus various sports fields, playgrounds and the like. The formal gardens, including 300 varieties of roses and 130 camellias were... More

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Den Helder, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

A beautiful park with lots of flower gardens and a large playground for the children. It has a small stream running through the middle of the park.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This park is lovely, nicely set out, depends on the season, but the flower gardens are lovely, nice to stroll around great playground for the kids, nice river running through the grounds, kids can feed the ducks

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Came to the park on a lovely summers day, It was beautiful to chill and relax. Great place to take photo's.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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135 reviews 135 reviews
39 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Crossing by when having morning walk and saw a beautiful flower that they plant, made me want to take lots of pictures.. Weather was nice though..

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Goiania, GO
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3 reviews 3 reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Hidden treasure in Blenheim. Special place for walking, relaxing, going with friens or just by yourself. Perfect place.

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Berlin, Germany
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97 reviews 97 reviews
74 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I have always loved Pollard Park, it is just so amazing and beautiful in any season, I have grown up around pollard park and it is always nice going there to relax and even have a picnic

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