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Nice lawned area

I thought initially that the title referred to the lawned area in the former moat in front of the... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
Lawn Separating Rabat and Mdina

Named after the first prime minister of Malta, Mr Joseph Howard, these gardens, which in fact are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TubaKoseogluOkcu
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Named after the first prime minister of Malta, Mr Joseph Howard, these gardens, which in fact are just green grass large lines separating Mdina from Rabat, are neat and beautiful to look at but that's just it, nothing more. There are benches around to sit...More

Thank TubaKoseogluOkcu
Reviewed July 12, 2018

There are 2 sections. One is a lawn that is in the bottom of a moat.The other is before you cross the bridge. Here there is shade and a place to sit.

Thank michaela s
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Walking round the gardes is a nice experience to get the "flavour" of the area and the city. As the busses stop and leave close by, You will run into the gardens on the way to the city ...

Thank Hermann S
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Howard Gardens are the gardens the surround the city walls of Mdina. They are nicely kept but they are really nothing special, it may be a nice place to sit if you want a break from the city. If you are on a higher level...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

I thought initially that the title referred to the lawned area in the former moat in front of the Old Town Walls but was told later that it was only a section of the entire gardens. The remaining area is outside the old moat and...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Relandscaped a few years ago, this is pretty much just a grassy area with a few small trees separating the area between the walls of the city from the area beyond. Nothing special. You can look down on it from outside the city.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Although this is a memorial type garden it is really just pretty grass with some statues. The site is made more impressive as you look up at the old city walls

Thank Paul I
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Howard Gardens is a historic place in Mdina and another to take pictures. Scenes from the films "games for the throne" were shot there.

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Great idea to turn a former water canal that was meant for protection into a garden. Some parts of it have parking.

Thank Ksksksksks
Reviewed April 2, 2018

A very beautiful gardens, especially when the sun is out, very photogenic, and well worth a visit. Highly recommended

Thank malc1005
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