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Queen's Gardens

Kingston-upon-Hull, England
+44 1482 300300
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A delightful place with fantastic history!

You might wonder why the actual gardens are below the surrounding roads! The answer is very simple... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alan R
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Tranquil gem in the heart of the city

You'll be surprised to find this absolute gem in the heart of the city. Beautiful formal... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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“city centre” (23 reviews)
“flower beds” (10 reviews)
Kingston-upon-Hull, England
+44 1482 300300
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You might wonder why the actual gardens are below the surrounding roads! The answer is very simple, this was the site of one of the earliest, and largest, "inland" docks in the country! In 1778 a dock was constructed to the north of the old...More

1  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 6 days ago

You'll be surprised to find this absolute gem in the heart of the city. Beautiful formal flowerbeds intermingle with ponds and wildlife features. Sit here for lunch but watch our for the unsavoury characters that sometimes haunt it and I'm not talking about the rats!...More

1  Thank ChrisPduck2
Reviewed 1 week ago

In downtown Hull and probably will be part of your walking tour. Beautiful gardens, small area, but nice to look at!

Thank ronb712
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great escape yards from the city centre. Beautifully tended and a refuge from the bustle. I'd love to see the Solar Gate Structure "in action", (on a sunny day!)

Thank dick h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant area to sit for a while. Colourful flowers and plants, water with wildfowl, fountain etc.

Thank suemarb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...after the looming, threatening rankness of Queen Victoria Square. Having left the QV Square and it's rag-tag collection of beggars, chavs, rough-sleepers, druggies, ne'er-do-wells and taxi drivers, these gardens were like a breath of fresh, colourful, air.

1  Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visit other cities, and there are parks and gardens...of sorts. Many are of postage stamp size, or are a fair walk from the city. These formal gardens are as close as you will get to the heart of Hull and are well used , especially...More

Thank Ravenser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place to take a walk among the flowers or just sit and eat lunch. Take a look at the new statue.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

When I passed through these formal gardens on my way to and from the event I was attending, they were very peaceful in the morning but bustling with attendees of the Freedom Festival in the evenings. Pleasant green areas combine with plenty of seating and...More

Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 30 August 2017

It was a delight to sit and have a picnic on an August evening in Queens Gardens. Quiet and beautiful. The flowers were abundant and full of bees.

Thank BerrylandsNeia
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