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Park & Tilford Gardens

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Address: 440 Brooksbank Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7J 3S8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 604-984-8200
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I've lived on the North Shore for decades and this is the first time here. What a peasant little interlude. My wife is a professional but relaxes doing gardening. She thoroughly... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 September 2016
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North Vancouver

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A favourite stroll for three generations. Seasonal plantings are kept pristine. Winter activities make it a year round destination.

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North Vancouver
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've lived on the North Shore for decades and this is the first time here. What a peasant little interlude. My wife is a professional but relaxes doing gardening. She thoroughly enjoyed it, remarking on all the unique vegetation.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Even though I used to do most of my grocery shopping in this complex , I have never been to the gardens except for a visit last winter . They do a wonderful job of decorating the small area with Christmas lights and other decorations . I can't say what it is like at other times of the year ,... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is really at its best during the Christmas season when it's all lit up with lights and seasonal flora and fauna. Right beside JJ Bean so you can perambulate with your choice of caffeine delivery system.

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Thank ergodes
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254 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This little garden holds quite a lot of interesting plants in a variety of settings. Loved the history behind the gardens (created as a community gift by a distillery that used to be on the property). The distillery is gone but the garden remains. Lovingly cared for by staff and volunteers, I always like to drop by when I am... More 

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Thank Brad S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Bizarre location, not very wild. Sort of a has been place. Worth a stop if you are passing through on a long trip but only for a quick stroll. I was disappointed the first time I went and been hoping for much more.

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Thank Mark B
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The gardens use to be well maintained and lovely to walk through. In the past year or more it is a pretty poor showing. Not well maintained and not many interesting or colourful flowers. Not worth the time to go there.

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Thank Jim B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We usually walk through here during Christmas to look at the lights. The garden itself isn't very big so it's perfect for families with little kids who don't like walking.

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Thank JasonCowl
NORTH VANCOUVER
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We always pop in around Christmas to see all the lights. It's a nice peaceful walk though. Very nice throughout the year as well. Grab a coffee and lunch from the local shops and have a nice picnic. My 2cts, Hope this helps.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good place to walk through year round next to shopping area, Christmas time it is lighted up and allot of special arrangements, and at that time there is a donation, otherwise usually free to public.

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