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The Garden of Santa Barbara

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Eastern wing of the Archiepiscopal Court | Rua Francisco Sanches, Braga 4700-317, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is always a pleasure to walk through the ridle of flowers of this garden with my kids. It remains as I met it, maybe 40 years ago, colorful and sunny. No doubt, this is one of the spots of the city.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carlos R
Reviewed December 9, 2018

You can only gaze at the lower, older part, but it’s really beautiful. The upper garden is especially lovely in spring and summer and you can walk through it, but I recently saw it in autumn and many flowers were in bloom. The upkeep was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Angela S
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Jardim de Santa Bárbara is beautiful in spite of appearing somewhat overcrowded. The splashes of colour contrast with the remains of the medieval arcade of the archbishop's palace at the back. Choose the hour well if you wish to photograph - the sun can be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chiew_Pang
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful garden with old roman arches. It’s near the other key sites. Not over crowded. Be sure to take the tram up the hill and walk down the many steps from the church

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

A lovely place in Braga. One of the most precious. It's very well preserved and you have a huge mix of nature and history

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TitoT416
Reviewed August 21, 2018

The Sta. Bárbara's Garden is very well cared, with a lot of beautiful flowers in the center of the city!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DianaF2161
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

As you would expect from a garden, this one is full of flowers. A nice and colorful gem in the city of Braga. Entry is free of charge.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank hugobla
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

It's a small garden with a backdrop of a castle wall (cant go up to the wall). In May, it was in full bloom with Rose's the size of a 3 tennis balls. Lots of photo ops. 5 minute walk from the arch.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sotms
Reviewed July 29, 2018

In the city center you can easily find this square with lots of flowers. The most amazing part is the medieval archways, which for me was a glimpse into the past. Have to note that there are some good cafes and restaurants nearby.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Attila B
Reviewed July 13, 2018

a very nice garden in the city centre with many flowers and a fountain in the middle, popular place with locals

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Piotr M
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