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Bank Street Gardens

19 Bank Street, Galashiels TD1 1EN, Scotland
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"The street of a thousand flower beds."

There aren't really 1,000 flower beds in Bank Street Gardens, but when they're in full bloom, it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pauline W
Beautiful scenery all seasons

Very well look after pleasure to sit and watch the world go by ,and the vast colour of flowers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maryann H
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Gorebridge, Scotland, United Kingdom
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  • Poor6%
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19 Bank Street, Galashiels TD1 1EN, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There aren't really 1,000 flower beds in Bank Street Gardens, but when they're in full bloom, it does seem like that many, hence our family always refer to it as "The street of a thousand flower beds." The gardens run alongside a one-way street which...More

Thank Pauline W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well look after pleasure to sit and watch the world go by ,and the vast colour of flowers. Only negative is lazy dog owners not picking up dog waste .

Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 2 March 2017

These are always well tended and one part of Galashiels that has not went backwards or decayed - The history of this Bank Street Gardens are that in the 1940s, the Burgh Council was gifted the garden ground on the south side of Bank Street...More

Thank 73North
Reviewed 19 February 2017

nice place to relax and watch the world go down the one way street of Bank St. flowers are changed several times a year.

Thank David O
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Beautiful flowers to view through out the summer. I very relaxing with a drink whether it's a tea coffee or a juice watching a walks of life busting in front of you

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The gardens are a welcome escape from a town centre that is becoming increasingly depressed . there are innumerable charity shops, boarded up shops that all bear witness to the impact of having two 24 hour supermarkets within a stones throw of each other and...More

3  Thank louiedebounce
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This being ranked number 2 attraction in galashiels really does show how little gala has to offer. It's a small council maintained garden. Nothing more than that.

Thank b1ccg
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Like so many things our Council is responsible for, these gardens are beginning to show the effects of 10years of Council Tax Freeze but remain a possible place to sit and contemplate whilst admiring the floral display. Located right in the town centre and forming...More

Thank waverleylad
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Beautiful well attended gardens that really brighten up the town. Benches are available to sit and contemplate whatever your wish. People use the garden for eating their lunches

Thank Weerux
Reviewed 14 April 2016

If you feel you need a rest, either after a hard day sightseeing, or before going to a café for lunch or a snack, (Walkers Café being just across the road) then bank street gardens can be a good place to visit. It is not...More

Thank Colin M
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