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Peacock Fountain

Christchurch Botanic Gardens | Central City, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-366 1701
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You will find it anyway

As the fountain is just at the entrance of the botanical gardens, there is no way to miss it. It's... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
pavelreyesmercado
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Toluca, Mexico
Beautiful

The fountain is just magnificent and is right at the entrance of the Botanical Gardens next to the... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
pilgrim_gsa
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New Delhi, India
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Christchurch Botanic Gardens | Central City, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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+64 3-366 1701
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

As the fountain is just at the entrance of the botanical gardens, there is no way to miss it. It's a very coloured antique fountain with birds and organic motives everywhere. Nice for a selfie.

Thank pavelreyesmercado
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The fountain is just magnificent and is right at the entrance of the Botanical Gardens next to the Museum . The fishes with sprouting water have popping eyes that you need to pause and admire . Very clean waters too of the fountain .

Thank pilgrim_gsa
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Just inside the main entrance to the botanic gardens, near the Canterbury Museum. This is a very colorful and charming fountain.

Thank KurtAndWendy
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This fountain near the Canterbury Museum is a good place to relax. Beautiful to look at in a fine setting.

Thank Eddiehump
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Great for photo shoot next to the Christchurch Museum and convenient gateway towards entrance of Botanic Gardens. Well worth a visit

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This is the third location of this fountain, not the original. The name coming from J.T. Peacock who bequeathed his money for this fountain. It is a photographic object, as the object itself, or as the background of person's photos. The current location is in...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This fountain was bought by the Christchurch beautifying society using money left by John Thomas Peacock (there's the peacock). It is a very ornate fountain with an interesting history of its own positioned just as you walk into the botanical gardens.

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 13 February 2017

THe Botanic Gardens are well worth a visit. So many different areas, sculptures and water features within the gardens. Lovely.

Thank Pepster56
Reviewed 12 February 2017

What a beautiful peace of Victorian art this embellished fountain is, made all the more spectacular when it is switched on.

Thank Margaret J
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The fountain is right by the museum and at the top of the botanic gardens. Definitely worth stopping by as it is beautiful.

Thank Orla B
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