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In front of the cathedral but sadly this square does not have the appeal of the cathedral. Very... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2019
Wigan, United Kingdom
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Run down

Could be a beautiful tranquil place to sit but it isn’t. It’s a concrete square with lots of litter... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2019
Wakefield, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Oct 11, 2019
Aug 27, 2019
“Run down”
Beautiful, peaceful park right in the middle of downtown Vancouver.
Richards and Dunsmuir St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1X4, Canada
+1 604-682-3848
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Reviewed October 11, 2019 via mobile

In front of the cathedral but sadly this square does not have the appeal of the cathedral. Very rundown and not really a pleasant place to visit.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

Could be a beautiful tranquil place to sit but it isn’t. It’s a concrete square with lots of litter and vagrants. Such a shame as the church is a beautiful piece of architecture.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Millymolly77
Reviewed August 4, 2019

How else can that blue cage of imposing, unfriendly metal go away? Harry Potter! Give us a hand here! Once, this served as the frame for a covering intended to produce shade and protection from the elements but its skeleton does nothing to make this...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed January 25, 2019

I believe I saw a sign explaining some new renovations to be done but this park has seen better days. Maybe folks who frequent local shelters and soup kitchens use it. I saw sleeping bags stored in some bushes and trash was everywhere. The smell...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chrisinkingwood2
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Met here for a tour and there were a lot of weeds and trash. Doesn't appear it is well maintained. Church is beautiful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BMaud1
Reviewed June 10, 2017

An older cathedral and a relaxed park across the street. The park now features efforts to promote pollination via including several bee hives. There are a number of places to sit, relax and enjoy the green space. Having said that, I would not make a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

This small (less than 3/4 of an acre) "green" space has nothing to warrant a special visit.unless you're in the area and want to take a rest on a bench or a photo of the Holy Rosary Cathedral across the street. The area consists mostly...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Rumples
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Only past here to take photos of the Cathedral otherwise I wouldn't have noticed it or gone out of my way to visit. A place to sit and eat lunch and currently you can play a piano.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank AliceR641
Reviewed April 10, 2016

The area is very interesting but this square is really ugly. It seems it has been created by chance and not according the area where it is located.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed April 7, 2016

I was in Prague not too long ago and came across this park full of Junkies, homeless etc, but yet there it was on TripAdvisor awaiting my review, what can you say about such a place? You can't applaud it, it would be rude to...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank finglaspete
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