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San Carlos Garden

Paseo del Parrote, 15001 La Coruna, Spain
+34 981 92 30 93
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“lovely garden” (3 reviews)
“sir john” (21 reviews)
“old city” (3 reviews)
Paseo del Parrote, 15001 La Coruna, Spain
+34 981 92 30 93
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It overlooks the bay, from here you can see the castle of San Anton . Here is where the body of Lieutenant-General Sir John Moore was laid to rest. He died fighting the French ( The Peninsular War) The Battle of Corunna (Coruña, Elvira )16...More

Thank Xiomara O
Reviewed 10 August 2017

San Carlos Gardens are pretty and have a pleasant site looking down on the harbour. Its main claim to fame is where the tomb of Sir John Moore is found. He was the British general who commanded a troop action that held off the French...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Our local guide took us into these pretty gardens to see the tomb and she was clearly very proud that La Coruna has it. We were most interested to read all the inscriptions. I remember having to learn the poem by Charles Wolfe entitled The...More

Thank Tony36
Reviewed 5 April 2017

San Carlos Garden contains the Tomb of Sir John Moore the Penninsula War general. Both the tomb and the gardens are excellently maintained and offer spectacular views over the harbour. WC facilities on site

Thank JohnLJones
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The garden is in an elevated part of the old city with excellent views over the port. The main attraction in the garden is the tomb of Sir John Moore. This is where Moore was buried in the old city ramparts after he was mortally...More

Thank mcmonScotland
Reviewed 4 November 2016

San Carlos gardens hold the tomb of Sir John Moore (google to find out the history) there is a small viewing gallery where you can oversee the entrance to Coruña. It is situated in the old town.

Thank Feli D
Reviewed 22 October 2016

It's a piece of British history in Spain, is then easy to get to the old part of Coruna, but also has good views of the harbour

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I was walking around the old town and made a brief stop at San Carlos Garden, can see the harbor from there.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This garden is a pleasant, shady place to rest after taking a walking tour of La Coruna. It was surprising to see many plants that we grow here in Florida.

Thank gerholdstudios
Reviewed 27 July 2016

For those military historians out there Gen Sir John Moore's site of burial is here - the officer who saved the army from defeat with his spirited withdrawal to this sea port. A pleasant garden with a wonderful panoramic view of the port. It is...More

Thank Moreaux
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