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Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens

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441 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
+1 902-532-7018
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World class garden

Chosen for national and international awards, this garden features Victorian, Acadian sections, a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Holly202
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Annapolis Royal, Canada
Beautiful and historic, what's not to like?

You can stride out around the property or concentrate on the individual displays and beds. Sadly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Farehamvoyager
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Fareham, Hampshire
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ESCAPE from the hectic pace of everyday life with a visit to Annapolis Royal’s beautiful Historic Gardens!In a beautiful setting overlooking a tidal river valley, the 17 acre Historic Gardens is a premiere Nova Scotia attraction showcasing gardening methods, designs and materials representing more than four hundred years of local history. Highlights include a Rose collection of more than 270 cultivars, an Acadian House representing pre-deportation 1671 time period, and much more…
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“rose garden” (60 reviews)
“full bloom” (18 reviews)
“gift shop” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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441 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chosen for national and international awards, this garden features Victorian, Acadian sections, a replica of an Acadian cottage, extensive rhododendron section, ponds, dike walk an an innovative veggie garden to name a few. Well worth a stroll. The rose garden was still blooming in early...More

Thank Holly202
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can stride out around the property or concentrate on the individual displays and beds. Sadly the Gardens are now closed for winter but make sure you visit from spring onwards. Lovely people too.....

Thank Farehamvoyager
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Halloween deco throughout, beautiful displays, great rose garden for the Oct 24, warm weather has given extra life and beauty to the gardens!

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were quite underwhelmed by Annapolis Royal in the shoulder season, but the Historic Gardens were the bright spot. There were more blooming than we thought would be, and it was a beautiful place to spend a few hours.

Thank Dreamer320
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit as it features 400 years of Horticultural practices over a 17 acre area. There is an exact replica of a 1671 Acadian home - you will marvel at the nail free construction and heavily thatched room using elephant...More

Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in early October - still lots to see. Roses were beautiful. Highly recommend this stop. Peaceful. Unique items in the gift shop. Got souvenirs for the grandchildren here.

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The gardens are full of beauty and history. Take a stroll out to the dykes for a wonderful view of the bay. A super relaxing and incredibly well kept garden. A delight for gardeners and all!

Thank JanetCC
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The ladies loved the flowers. The men enjoyed walking about and then sitting on the benches while the ladies looked closer at the flowers. We were hoping to see some birds about that they tell you are around but unfortunately they didn't show. Loved the...More

Thank dalemrs
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Lots to see at these gardens and a great chance to learn about Acadian farming techniques. Highly recommended

Thank boltuprightCanada
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Really pretty - a great walk with great scenery ... we strolled all the way out through the fields - with the visit ...

Thank Deb G
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