Trip Planner: Canada / Nova Scotia / Halifax Regional Municipality / Halifax / Halifax Public Gardens
Enjoy wandering among a wide array of plants, trees, flowers, and more at Halifax Public Gardens, one of the finest Victorian-era parks of its kind on the continent. Created in 1867, the gardens span an area of 6.5 ha (16 ac), and boast a number of public spaces and venues. Enter through the park’s ornate wrought-iron gate and stroll along the network of paths, alongside flowerbeds, past fountains, and under exotic trees. Kick back on a bench and people-watch, or grab a seat and enjoy one of the frequent musical performances at the bandstand. Plan your Halifax Public Gardens visit and explore what else you can see and do in Halifax using our Halifax road trip website .
Halifax Public Gardens Reviews
The Gardens are located downtown. The gardens are very lovely and well maintained, a great place to forget about the city and the noise becomes quieter. In the summer the gardens have a lot of... more »
Always a great visit here. In the winter it is open and you can still walk around however it is not as beautiful as it is in the summer when the flowers and trees are in full bloom. Great place to... more »
It is really beautiful in the summertime! There is icecream, but the lineup is sometimes long. It doesn't cost any money to go in. Sometimes there are live concerts, which are really nice. If you have the chance, you should go in, and sit down in the beautiful gardens!
We live in Dartmouth but we try not to miss any opportunity to visit Public Gardens. His place is like a therapy or meditation. There is just so much positive energy here.
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