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Take a stroll or catch a performance at Hamilton Gardens, which has dozens of themed gardens and hosts over 2,000 events every year. The many gardens are organized into various departments--paradise, productive, fantasy, cultivar, and landscape--and feature everything from a traditional Victorian flower garden to the unconventional Modernist garden. Events include musical performances, talks on the history of gardens, and cultural festivals. There are also daily tours of the grounds and programming for children interested in learning more about the plants that surround them. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Hamilton Gardens by using our Hamilton sightseeing planning site .
Tours to Hamilton Gardens
Hamilton Gardens New Zealand Guided Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $13
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
2D1N New Plymouth Private Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $569
Duration: 2 days
One day Hobbiton package tours BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $295
Duration: 3 to 10 hours
Hamilton Gardens Reviews
I was just in Hamilton for the day so planned a few things to do, The Museum, The Gardens and The Lake. There was not enough time in the day, seriously! The gardens are fantastic! Being from the UK im... more »
We weren't planning to go here but had some time to kill and drove past this place so decided to go have a look , so glad we did the gardens are beautiful so well kept and some much to see . would rec... more »
Went specifically to see Mansfield House and was a bit disappointed could not get that little bit closer to tennis court and refreshment table set up along side it. Gardens in general are a great asset to the city and are a credit to those who keep it so clean and tidy. Finished off with drinks and a bite at neat cafe ,a great place to relax and reload .
Loved it. It's absolutely beautiful. Make sure you schedule enough time to be able to appreciate every garden, and take a hat if going in summer as there is very little shade in some of the gardens.
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