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Sydney Gardens

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Address: Bathwick, Bath BA2 1EE, England
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Delightful park

A truly delightful green oasis to walk in, and- given the preponderance of benches - to sit in. And right by the splendid Holborne Museum too.

Reviewed 1 week ago
andrewjameswarren
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly delightful green oasis to walk in, and- given the preponderance of benches - to sit in. And right by the splendid Holborne Museum too.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These gardens are so pretty. They're a great place to chill out with children while they run free or just enjoy the Scenery and read a book. So peaceful and well looked after! There are even public toilets (portable toilets at the moment)

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Thank loulouiq
Axminster, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this park, which is hidden from view behind the Holburne Museum, while following a National Trust walk. It's a delightful little place, with the Kennet and Avon canal flowing through it.

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Bryan, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's nothing spectacular about Sydney Gardens but is a nice place to sit and relax. Perhaps that is its spectacular feature. Just a short walk from the bustle of the main city you can't go wrong here to catch your breath and enjoy the gardens.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely grounds and canal river towpath can be accessed from the gardens which gives a pleasant walk back into the centre of bath.

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Thank jetim2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst in Bath our friends showed us this park and we thought it was beautiful, we sat on the grass in the sun and had a picnic was was nice. Although the only downside was the cafe which by the time we got there wasn't serving food and when I went to leave with my 4 month old baby in... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Sydney Gardens after touring the Holburne Museum. The gardens were truly beautiful on a gorgeous spring day. Then we made our way to the path alongside the Kennet and Avon canal - this is a highly recommended walk and will take you back into the town center. In fact, the scenic canal-side walk was one of the... More 

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Thank TravelFan48105
Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Not too big, not too small, just right for a walk around the grounds after visiting the Holburne Museum.

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Thank TonHoliday
Southam, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

As we were staying at the Bath Spa hotel which is close to the Sydney Gardens we walked through a number of times over a weekend. The gardens are nicely planted and laid out and have interesting features. There are impressive buildings on the edges of the park and the railway and a river flow through it. Worth spending some... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

A peaceful park , with the added bonus of the canal embankment to follow back to Bath bus & railways stations. The canal side walk must be one of the jewels in the crown when visiting Bath . Highly recommmended .

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