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Fitzroy Gardens

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230 Wellington Parade | Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Fitzroy gardens is a great park area with ample shade and seats as well as lots of attractions from the Faerie tree, to the miniature Tudor village and Capatin Cook's cottage. There is a conservatory or greenhouse as well. These gardens are very well maintained....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was fabulous to see such a large piece of green in the city. The design of the garden was excellent. I love it and I will go again definitely.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 135dl2016
Reviewed 3 days ago

These gardens are well maintained and offer big green spaces and lots of shade on a hot summers day. Seems popular for wedding ceremonies

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chuckymustdie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take the time to wander the beautiful paths of the Fitzroy Gardens. Set out over 100 years ago the wide pathways lead you around a wonderful trail of many species of trees. The daffodils of spring in the centre are a welcome burst of colour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KTM690enduro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two steps from the bustling city are these beautiful gardens, in which peace and calm reign. A lovely component of the City Center.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FoodieKabloodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing quiet place. You feel in heaven! The serenity here overlaps any other thing. Bring the kids along and enjoy a pleasant evening.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JulySteph
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well kept gardens amongst the business district of the CBD, and many interesting statues, and surrounding buildings. Very contemplative if you want a quiet stroll.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kaz780_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful place to walk in the midst of a busy central city. The miniature Tutor Village and Fairy Tree are worth seeking out, as well as the conservatory. Not many formal gardens with perennial beds, but lots of open space.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ann M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are visiting Melbourne, your host will, more than likely, take you to the Fitzroy Gardens. The Gardens are on the eastern edge of the CBD. The Gardens hold many things of which Melburnians are proud, including Captain Cook's Cottage, where the famous navigator...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice park well set up lots of very old trees can get there on the free trams we both realy enjoyed the gardens

Date of experience: November 2018
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Fransiska L
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Response from 2fromThames | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all day, every day.
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Autumn has already started. All the leaves are falling already...
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Joy! Foliage has just started to change ... soon will be a lot more to be seen