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Sunken Gardens Park

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Corner of McBride and 1st Ave, Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
250-627-2509
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Quick stop

Worth a quick look is walking past. Well planted with lots of nice plants and flowers. Would be a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TreckingLee
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Alberta, Canada
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Beautiful location

Lots of beautiful flowers and plants. Very well laid out and maintained by the great volunteers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dontanya W
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  • Average17%
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“hidden gem” (8 reviews)
“cow bay” (8 reviews)
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Corner of McBride and 1st Ave, Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a quick look is walking past. Well planted with lots of nice plants and flowers. Would be a nice sun trap if the weather is right.

Thank TreckingLee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of beautiful flowers and plants. Very well laid out and maintained by the great volunteers. Highly recommend everyone takes a look at this gem.

Thank Dontanya W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled across this neat little park while exploring Cow Bay. I had read about the history behind the gardens in the local visitor guide. It was full of beautiful flowers and plants, it felt like a little oasis. Maybe we missed it, but it...More

Thank Lauren V P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a worthwhile visit for those who like shrubs and flowers and is dedicated to the caretaker of the garden that worked his whole career in the area. There are a range of flowers such as foxgloves and different types of lilies and hostas....More

Thank welshman1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a reclaimed space that the locals have created into a lovely garden. The homeless love it. Recently planted with spring flowers it was looking gorgeous.

Thank LouieMcGoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful public garden that was planted in an excavation behind the courthouse which was formerly used to house ammunition during WWII. It is lovingly tended & has a wonderful floral design incorporating both perennials & annuals. It has seating as well as picnic tables...More

1  Thank Andy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very pretty garden in a quiet part of Prince Rupert. Beautiful perennials, irises, lupins and many others. Beautifully kept.

Thank CathyS51
Reviewed 13 June 2017

So many colourful flowers and so beautifully laid out. How did they make them grow in this cold damp place?

Thank EEM88
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Prince Rupert’s “Sunken Gardens Park” is a beautiful, hidden oasis – practically right across the street from Mariners Memorial Park and just a 5-minute walk from historic Cow Bay. The Sunken Gardens are so well “hidden,” in fact, that I only just discovered their existence...More

1  Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We came across the Sunken Gardens quite by accident as we were walking by the Courthouse. Unfortunately it was raining quite hard so we did not stay long but it was beautifully set up and well tended. We later found out that there was an...More

Thank Ken H
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