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Charming Small Garden

We walked through this relatively small triangular-shaped garden on the north side of the... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Tucson, Arizona
Small Triangular Garden

This is a small triangular garden opposite Parliament house in Spring Street which is a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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489-531 Albert Street | East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Parliament Gardens is directly opposite the beautiful Princess Theatre. The unique fountain is beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hoong L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parliament Gardens are pocket sized, they adjoin the Parliament of Victoria in Spring St. Victoria is the Garden State, and these gardens are worth noting. They have a modernist fountain and also a statue of Sir Douglas Nicholls and Lady Gladys Nicholls. Sir Douglas was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a tiny garden, located just next to the Parliament building. The garden includes a fountain and some statues. It'll take you exactly 2 minutes to stroll through it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Only a small garden and here seemed to be a lot of work happening which minimised the enjoyment. There are so many wonderful parks and gardens nearby that seem so much better. It is though convenient for anyone walking to the CBD from say the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Often walk through here in the evenings on the way to the theatre precinct. Lovely well manicured gardens. Quite a small space but a nice bit of greenery in a bustling city. I always feel safe walking through here, no matter what time it is....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Visited on Sunday 4th March. We went for a wander around when we were at the Parliament Building on our way to St Patrick's Cathedral. A nice area to sit and relax.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We walked through this relatively small triangular-shaped garden on the north side of the Parliament building and found it to be absolutely lovely. The hot, sunny day had brought about 50 people here to sit on benches and sprawl on the lush green grass. Flowers...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Rumples
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a small triangular garden opposite Parliament house in Spring Street which is a pleasant green space with some interesting statues often overlooked because of its size and location..

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Parliament Gardens is a pleasant refuge from Melbourne's traffic, just next to the Parliament of Victoria. The small triangular gardens are always well tended and feature the Coles Fountain, which is a vertical fountain you can walk between -- it's always cool on a hot...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Well maintained little garden near to Parliament House, with plenty of flower beds and some interesting figurine statue in the garden.

Date of experience: September 2017
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