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Fitzroy Gardens

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230 Wellington Parade | Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
+61 3 9658 9658
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All reviews captain cook's cottage fairy tree tudor village cooks cottage lovely park brick by brick beautiful trees green space oldest building old trees east melbourne information centre water features sunny day the heart of the city nice walk free tram
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Reviewed today

We stepped back in time to see how people lived over a hundred years ago - Captain Cook in this case! it was painstakingly bought out from england brick by brick. Very fascinating. The gardens were especially sweet and cottage-y too! I also liked looking...More

Thank Lori Anne T
Reviewed yesterday

Pristine gardens kept in excellent condition. Great for all ages and a beautiful day out, great for a picnic.

Thank Hobart_is_the_new_Me
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely little place. Well kept and some lovely water features within. Model Tudor village is cool along with the fairy tree. Little kids would love that. Very relaxing.

Thank Lovespud
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From Cook's Cottage, to gardens, Tudor village and the Conservatory it was all just beautiful. A nice day spent enjoying the natural beauty. Great access to a visitor centre, numerous maps so you don't get lost and toilets as well. Pick a space for a...More

Thank bianskii
Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked through the park on our way back to our hotel after a busy day sightseeing. We stopped to see Captain Cook’s cottage in the park. It belonged to Captain Cook’s parents and had been dismantled in Yorkshire and transported brick by brick to...More

Thank Lyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our kids there for a couple hours on a nice winter/spring afternoon and just loved it. The kids loved the ducks hanging around the ponds and the smell of spring flowers beginning to bloom was really nice.

Thank shishay1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a few of the walks suggested in small brochures you pick up at the Information Office downtown Melbourne. Elegant Enclave where we walked through this beautiful Garden There is also a Conservatory and Cook's Cottage.

Thank Jacqueline11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another one of Melbourne beautiful gardens within a short walk of the CBD and a must do when you visit this wonderful city

Thank michellelarrygreen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely green space near to the city centre. Good cafe. Cook’s Cottage, the mock Tudor model village and the fairy tree all worth seeing/visiting.

Thank Sue1951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best things about Melbourne is the variety of gardens within the city. The Fitzroy Gardens are the perfect place to pretend you are not in a big city and take the day strolling around seeing the sites. I was most excited to...More

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Fransiska L
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Response from 2fromThames | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all day, every day.
April 16, 2017|
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Autumn has already started. All the leaves are falling already...
March 27, 2017|
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Response from Cristian G | Reviewed this property |
Joy! Foliage has just started to change ... soon will be a lot more to be seen