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Address: Rue Richelieu, 62100, Calais, France
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Lovely Flowers

This is a beautiful park with amazing flower beds bursting with colour. Very well laid out with plenty of seating areas. A nice place to sit and relax and catch a few rays

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2016
Mary K
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County Dublin, Ireland
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County Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is a beautiful park with amazing flower beds bursting with colour. Very well laid out with plenty of seating areas. A nice place to sit and relax and catch a few rays

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

If you are on a day trip to Calais this is a nice enough place to pass through to use the kids playground and have a picnic if you are saving money on your costs.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I love finding playgrounds in the cities I'm visiting! This was no exception with a few interesting climbing frames (aimed at different ages) which enabled my little one (5) to run around safely for 30 minutes during our day trip. The park itself is a lovely calm oasis in the heart of Calais which is clearly enjoyed by locals.

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Thank Katrina H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We stayed in the Hotel Meurice on the next street. We parked here and where advised by one of the hotel guests to move our car from that street. as its where all the down and outs hang around at night. and that there are loads of break ins to cars on that street. we walked down this street one... More 

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Thank Andrewb1984
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

WE VISITED THIS PARK ON OUR VISIT TO CALAIS LAST YEAR IN SEPTEMBER 2014. there was a lot more to do and see than we thought there was at first and was so good it turned a 1 houres visit in to a 2-30 minute afternoon lovely time spent by all.

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Thank alanshermer
Wirral, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Very quiet location is just 15 mins walk to the ferry terminal. Mini-supermarket close by, along with bars and restaurants.

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Gillingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We always stop and breathe in Calais before onward journeys. You know that feeling of, "We are in FRANCE!" Well for us it starts in Calais and the Parc Richelieu is part of that, it is just a French municipal parc but atmospheric, honoured from the statues at the front to the labelling of the trees. It is everything that... More 

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Thank Littleauks
London UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had stayed locally several times, but never really explored the park before. It is more varied than is obvious from a quick glance, with many different trees and shrubs. It is well-kept, with clean paths and a small lake. Combine it with a visit to the Musée Beaux Arts which is just opposite.

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Thank Maggiemay07
littlehampton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Liked- A nice little park with kids play ground , water feature and some sort of open theatre area. Seats by the bucket full and plenty of flowers. Disliked - the large groups of men (Asylum seeker type) hanging about and watching you closely .Felt very uneasy and we soon left.

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Thank adrian w
Lille, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

Great park in the middle of Calais. Worth a walk around when the weather is nice and you can watch the locals playing french bowls aswell!

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