Public Gardens

S. Park St. & Sackville St.
Halifax, NS B3H 2C9- Map It
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AAA Editor Notes

Public Gardens are bounded by S. Park St., Sackville St., Spring Garden Rd. and Summer St. Covering 7 hectares (17 acres), the gardens opened in 1867. They are considered to be among the finest examples of Victorian gardens in North America. Tree-shaded gravel walks wind among the flower beds, fountains, ponds and shrubs. Concerts and guided tours are available. Bringing pets, cycling, jogging and smoking in the gardens are prohibited.
Free.
Hours: Daily 7-half hour before dusk, Apr.-Nov. (weather permitting). Guided tours are given Wed. at 10, mid-June through Aug. 31; otherwise by appointment. Concerts are presented Sun. at 2, June to mid-Sept. Allow 30 minutes minimum.