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Address: Fifth Avenue at 105th Street, New York City, NY
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Located across from the Museum of the City of New York, this Central Park oasis offers six acres of magnificent flowers and trees.
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Beautiful Garden

Tulips galore! cherry blossoms, the beautiful fountains, benches to sit and watch people go by, just a very charming place and take the children for a stroll there.,it's free!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
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New York City, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 NEW

Tulips galore! cherry blossoms, the beautiful fountains, benches to sit and watch people go by, just a very charming place and take the children for a stroll there.,it's free!

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Fifth Avenue and 107th Street. A comfortable place to sit or stroll. I'd much rather go there than the High Line. It's down-to-earth. And there's nobody there.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

It's kind of tucked away, kind of old fashioned -there is nothing trendy about it. It's just gorgeous and peacefully uncrowded - that's all ...

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Very picturesque with a stunning design. It's a very beautiful garden that flies under the radar. It lies in the northern end of the park and is worth a nice walk up there.

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New York City, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I discovered the Conservatory Garden almost by chance a few years ago - unless you live or work in the area, you don't necessarily just walk past it (I saw it from the bus driving down 5th Avenue coming from Harlem). The Conservatory Garden is a beautiful and peaceful little oasis in the city, beautifully kept. It reminds me a... More 

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

An amazing garden. Good bathrooms. Safe feeling. Take subway to 96th and walk to 5th to garden - a good route. Then walk south through the Park to enjoy New York at play or continue on 5th to visit the museums.

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Stony Brook, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

These comparatively little-known gardens are stunning! There are actually three gardens: a formal Italian garden, a traditionally French one, and an English cottage garden. Plan on spending an hour or two to see the latter during the spring--the winding paths reveal groupings of tulips and daffodils (all labeled, different ones each year) that beg to be photographed. Fountains and/or charming... More 

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Kew Gardens, New York
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74 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

That this is slightly out of the way for many tourists makes the garden very appealing. The formal layout is relaxing and provides charming spots to see fountains, water lilies blooming, beautiful flowers and restful benches, strategically placed. The grand entrance, on 5th Avenue, is majestic with a marvelous antique gate from France that previously graced the now demolished Vanderbilt... More 

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Houston, Texas
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75 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

If Central Park were Manhattan's green oasis, the Conservatory Garden would be the water. This garden is not only Central Park's must-go attraction but should also be your top destination of a NYC tour! Here, you will find a beautiful, three-sectioned gardens, each section with its own theme. Prepare your best camera and get ready to be dazzled by the... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This is on the east side of the park and at about 104th St. so it is a long walk from some places, but it is peaceful and pretty. Many flowers were blooming, and it was a nice place to visit. We enjoy walking and there are good paths to get there.

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