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The Garden of Santa Barbara

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Eastern wing of the Archiepiscopal Court | Rua Francisco Sanches, Braga 4700-317, Portugal
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

it s a reasonable place to visit, not spetacular. You can walk around and will be amazed by the ancient streets and local commerce. It is a great city to walk by, but this isn´t by far the greatest place to visit

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Andre10braga
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I passed through the garden in a rainy day and sat in the nearby tea and coffee house Lusitana overlooking the garden. IN spring they must have tables outside, and serve nice meals for local ladies at lunch time

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Goldi_Idit
Reviewed 26 October 2015

In the middle of the city center, it's a beautiful place to see, sit and take pictures. Flowers are renew all the time to make the garden always beautiful. The castle wall behind makes it even more beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 909clarissen
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

This garden is just by the center, once you come passing by the arch you must pass by here. It's a beautiful garden, colorful and nicely preserved. A nice place to take some photos and keep going around the city

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Hugo K
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Whilst wandering around Braga, you turn a corner and come across this beautiful little garden, perfectly tended and maintained and a sea of colourful flowers. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 140lucianar
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

These manicured gardens are in the centre of town alongside part of the Archbishop's Palace and are quite lovely. A lovely photo opportunity.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank jackyd978
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful little park in the middle of the city. Full of beautiful flowers. Definitely worth a visit and few pictures...

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Katherine R
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Beautiful garden, which has a baroque fountain in the center (sec. XVII) topped by the statue of Saint Barbara. Along with the medieval wing of the Archbishop's Palace form the perfect backdrop for photos, must visit! This garden is a recreation of the baroque gardens...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Karlussantus
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We walked upon this incredibly manicured garden in the city centre. The perfume from the flowers is wonderful. The ancient arches in the back make a perfect frame for pictures.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Isaura A
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This garden, placed in the middle of the historical center of Braga, is a nice place to take a break. The garden itself is very beautiful, and being in the middle of the city is itself an interesting visit. Although there is not much to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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