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Glenhyrst Gardens

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Address: 20 Ava Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5G9, Canada
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(519) 756-1500
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12:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 17:00

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Christmas

This is really amazing the lights are so beautiful they really do a wonderful job of decorating for Christmas. Love it.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Deborah M
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Brantford, Canada
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Brantford, Canada
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10 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is really amazing the lights are so beautiful they really do a wonderful job of decorating for Christmas. Love it.

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Thank Deborah M
Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful little park, very well maintained, connected to the trails. It's nice to walk there any time of the year. There is a cute but pricey Tea cafe inside the park.

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Thank CanadaPine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our 3 year old grandson and our 3 teenage kids tho see the lights. It was was wonderful to enjoy it through the excited eyes of our grandson. Very colourful and brilliant!

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Thank Tracy P
Toronto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I had a very enjoyable afternoon of High Tea at the Golden Teapot Glenhyrst. Service was excellent and every detail was taken into account for a remarkable tea service. Varieties of teas on offer were very good and the selection of sandwiches and treats for high tea were excellent. Reservations are always a good idea as the... More 

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Thank onajourneyToronto
Canada
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154 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

I have been going to Glenhyrst gardens since i was a kid....so im biased a bit..lol The gardens, the forest area..the River,the trails...these are only the beginning. This place is a great art hub for the entire community..They have amazing events. The Staff and Leaders at the gallery have really done amazing things in the recent years and its really... More 

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Thank Mark B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Glendhurst is a beautiful place to have your pictures taken also a beautiful place just to walk and take in the beautiful flowers and scenery love it

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Thank littlelee75
Largs, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic setting for afternoon tea. The surroundings are delightful. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here and the spice was very good.we also took the opportunity to view some of the paintings on display. I would recommend having afternoon tea here it reminisce of how tea was taken years ago.

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Thank Pat1ricia
Norfolk County, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

This lovely Art Gallery on a dead industriaist's property is a matter of much warranted pride in Brantford. The place is a lovely venue for strolling, and when there are shows up, the gallery is delightful, too. Nice old mansion worth the viewing, as well.

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Thank MarkandBruce
Brantford, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I regularly take my children to this art gallery. They enjoy the art work as well as wandering through the gardens. During the winter they have a Christmas display that is beautiful. It is a small gallery that accepts donations as an entrance fee. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank April C
Brantford, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We visited one Saturday on a whim. We were looking for an art gallery and decided to give it a look. What we found was a pure gem. When we first arrived we found the gardens leading up to the building stunning. The gallery was charming and quaint.. Loved walking around this old century building enjoying all the local artists... More 

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