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Morrab Gardens

Closed Now: 06:30 - 20:00
Open today: 06:30 - 20:00
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An exotic haven of tranquility

I remembered these gardens from childhood visits. There are pathways bordered by palms and other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Beautiful hidden garden

Easy to find, just go up the street by the Queens Hotel off the marine parade. An enchanting garden... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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“sub tropical”(13 reviews)
“exotic plants”(6 reviews)
“boer war”(3 reviews)
Morrab Gardens is a public park, with luxuriant sub-tropical planting established over many years, in the centre of Penzance. The quality of a public space gives a strong impression of an area. It is part of what gives a town its identity, and local...more
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Morrab Road, Penzance TR18 4HD, England
+44 1736 351960
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I remembered these gardens from childhood visits. There are pathways bordered by palms and other exotic plants, Water for calmness. The gardens are well maintained and are a great place to spend a quiet time away from the bustle of town or promenade.

Thank LichenMoss
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Pleasant walk but needs some maintenance (Sept 14th 2018), Alcohol is banned, clearly there is a problem in the vicinity.

Thank Raf2142
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Easy to find, just go up the street by the Queens Hotel off the marine parade. An enchanting garden with a pavillion and a lovely pond. Good planting, lots of shady places and palm plants. Do not miss it, and free!

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Walked through these gardens when in Penzance. Wont take too long but lots of interesting tropical plants to view.

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I find these garden's beautiful peaceful tropical plants . Would recommend like looking for bananas on the trees xx

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 19 August 2018

A relaxing and gentle walkabout, ideal for de-stressing. Morrab Gardens has lots of different plants and trees, two ponds, a bandstand and water feature. This was my first visit and I managed to see two squirrels, although there are lots of birds around also. Will...More

Thank J_pz_12
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Really lovely subtropical gardens. We found this whilst walking in the older part of Penzance town - very relaxing and extremely well looked after.

Thank Yola2013
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We came across this garden by accident as we were wandering the old streets. It really is a hidden gem in the heart of the town. Away from the port and bustling shops. We had a very pleasant stroll through here, worth seeking out.

1  Thank woodie49
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The gardeners work daily thoughout the year and having lived here a few years, it’s just lovely to walk through, relax or just read as many people do. Perfect.

1  Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 7 July 2018

A little gem, beautifully presented and kept garden, wide selection of exotic trees, bushes and shrubs. Plenty of benches and shady spots.

Thank Rebecca M
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11 April 2017|
Response from Marios C | Reviewed this property |
Morrab garden is open to public so there aren't any tickets. I didn't saw any signs indicate that dogs are not allowed. If you have it on the leash and be prepared to clean any "products" there will not be an issue.
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