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Nice walk on the gardens surrounding the fortified city

Near a secondary entrance in Mdina, on the left, clockwise of the main gate, you can enter these... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lesmo, Italy
Nice lawned area

I thought initially that the title referred to the lawned area in the former moat in front of the... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Dan L
Bunbury, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Near a secondary entrance in Mdina, on the left, clockwise of the main gate, you can enter these gardens that surround part of the perimeter of the fortified walls. The gardens are well maintained with grass, flowers, trees and walking paths. The views on the...More

Thank neo_marcopolo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not really gardens just grass and paths leading to views of malta. Free to enter and nice and relaxing

Thank andrewrD4040ZB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After walking round Mdina in the heat of the day it was lovely just to sit in the garden in the shade and enjoy the peace and quiet away from the other tourists

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Named after the first prime minister of Malta, Mr Joseph Howard, these gardens, which in fact are just green grass large lines separating Mdina from Rabat, are neat and beautiful to look at but that's just it, nothing more. There are benches around to sit...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2018

There are 2 sections. One is a lawn that is in the bottom of a moat.The other is before you cross the bridge. Here there is shade and a place to sit.

Thank michaela s
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Walking round the gardes is a nice experience to get the "flavour" of the area and the city. As the busses stop and leave close by, You will run into the gardens on the way to the city ...

Thank Hermann S
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Howard Gardens are the gardens the surround the city walls of Mdina. They are nicely kept but they are really nothing special, it may be a nice place to sit if you want a break from the city. If you are on a higher level...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018

I thought initially that the title referred to the lawned area in the former moat in front of the Old Town Walls but was told later that it was only a section of the entire gardens. The remaining area is outside the old moat and...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Relandscaped a few years ago, this is pretty much just a grassy area with a few small trees separating the area between the walls of the city from the area beyond. Nothing special. You can look down on it from outside the city.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Although this is a memorial type garden it is really just pretty grass with some statues. The site is made more impressive as you look up at the old city walls

Thank Paul I
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