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Devonian Gardens

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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A beautiful find.

Visiting from the UK, we came across the gardens when out shopping. A beautiful, well maintained... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Watford, United Kingdom
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Kind of interesting

It’s not that this is a particularly astounding garden, but it’s kind of unexpected to find it... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
Morris N
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Set in the middle of the city, this indoor garden spans three acres and is home to waterfalls, trees and thousands of plants.
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317 7 Ave SW | CORE Shopping Centre, Calgary, Alberta T6G 2E1, Canada
+1 403-268-3830
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Visiting from the UK, we came across the gardens when out shopping. A beautiful, well maintained tranquil space in the middle of the city. A perfect place to stop and relax for a while. We bought lunch from the food court and sat and ate...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

It’s not that this is a particularly astounding garden, but it’s kind of unexpected to find it downtown in a shopping mall! It’s unusual and worth a visit. Plus it’s free.

Thank Morris N
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a nice visit but most of equipment wasn’t so appropriate for my 3 year kid - would suit 6+ better.

Thank Jeanenekke
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Although we still liked the old Devonian Gardens(from years ago), this place is still where you can find some quiet in the heart of the city. The renovated gardens now open directly onto the Core shopping centre. It is still so peaceful and quiet in...More

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed July 2, 2018

What a tragedy! It's been several years now that most of this potentially stunning park has been closed due to somebody's incompetence (the water features leaked), and the citizens and visitors have been paying the price ever since. There are still two small areas open,...More

5  Thank BenLar137
Reviewed June 2, 2018

I am writing this from the perspective of someone who enjoyed these gardens many times over many years before the recent renovations. When I learned about renovations going on, in my mind I hoped that they would only be minor upgrades to the wonderful gardens...More

18  Thank davem714
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Two of us visited the Devonian Gardens in the Core shopping complex. Unfortunately a large part of the gardens were closed for renovation, but still interesting to visit.

Thank Edwin F
Reviewed February 26, 2018

perfect place to have lunch on a cold snowy day. Even better on a warm sunny day. Brown bag it and enjoy. You won't regret it.

Thank debbiegrifin879
Reviewed January 3, 2018

wish to see the greeary in corporate land !! Devonian gardens is ur go to place . The older one was designed for kids and families , where as the renovated one is more geared to corporate functions / parties / conferences etc or a...More

Thank Gaucalgary
Reviewed December 9, 2017

The playground and a few other areas have reopened. The warranty and life cycle maintenance will be completed within a month or two. When complete, this is an awesome place to chill out while downtown.

Thank touchup2017
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September 28, 2017|
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Response from Invisiblediva | Reviewed this property |
the park has been under construction for quite some time. There are a few plants and trees on the walkways but these are not the gardens. the playground is open. not sure about bogus reviews
November 26, 2016|
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Response from jman1465 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately the Gardens is closed frequently do to renovations. It's constantly being redone. That's is the downside of the garden for sure