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St.Johns Gardens is a well kept area in the heart of the city. Opposite the world museum, it is a... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
RandRH
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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Peaceful

A peaceful retreat in the heart of the city. Some interesting statues (not all well known) and war... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
RobertFGCarter
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Fareham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

St.Johns Gardens is a well kept area in the heart of the city. Opposite the world museum, it is a lovely place to sit on a sunny day. Home to several monuments and statues, it is a peaceful setting for such memorials in the city.

Thank RandRH
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

A peaceful retreat in the heart of the city. Some interesting statues (not all well known) and war memorial plaques. Lovely place to sit calmly and meditate.

Thank RobertFGCarter
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

I never understood why these were not called St George’s Gardens, after the fabulous, neoclassical masterpiece behind (or in front - I’m also not quite sure which way round St George’s Hall was meant to be). There are some poignant memorials to Holocaust victims and...More

Thank Howi58
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Was wondering around Liverpool after having some food in a restaurant, looking for something to do for the night and noticed some amazing fire displays. After some research we found out that it was Africa Oye festival with live music and entertainment. Myself and my...More

Thank Mathewlush
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

After visiting the nearby Walker Art Gallery we strolled through these gardens to look at the statues. Despite a cold, rainy day we enjoyed our stroll.

Thank graham198
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Behind St George's Hall, across the road from the library, you'll find St John's Gardens. Very pleasant to walk around; have a sandwich for lunch; or admire the many statues. You'll get a good view of it from the outside terrace of the Central Library...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

A small but perfectly maintained garden that is a peaceful spot in the centre of this busy city. Lots of statues and tributes are here, including a particularly moving tribute to Liverpool96

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Lovely gardens great for summer day to sit and read newspaper or have lunch,lots history statues just across from museums walker even if you just cut through to shopping centre do so it won't disappoint

Thank liz s
Reviewed 5 February 2017

These gardens are in the centre of the city with most of the area covered by grass so it is a nice open space. Dotted around are quite a few statues of local 19c worthies including Prime Minister William Gladstone. Unfortunately, also laying around were...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Although I can't agree with some previous comments that this place is amazing, it is a pleasant enough place for a stroll or, more importantly, a quiet sit down while in the city centre.

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