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Place of Peace

A green and peaceful memorial to the foibles of war. Close to the river and well worth the walk. I... read more

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Not the best weather to be sure but always a lovely place for a stroll or a vigorous walk.Perfect... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Listowel, Ireland
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Listowel, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A green and peaceful memorial to the foibles of war. Close to the river and well worth the walk. I even picked up some artisitc ideas for my own garden.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bryanedwin
Reviewed 30 March 2018

if you're looking for a peaceful, tranquil place to de-stress, the Garden of Europe is just simply perfect!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TonyDuggan77
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Not the best weather to be sure but always a lovely place for a stroll or a vigorous walk.Perfect location to park your car or easy walking from center.In another month it’s a great place to pick wild onion not to be mistaken as wild...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank vivart
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

After walking into Listowel from the bridge, the riverside walk was quiet and peaceful. The gardens are well maintained and it's a good place to while away. Quality sculpture

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Dave P
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The gardens are wonderfully maintained. The sculptures are great. I highly recommend this place over the hustle and bustle of the street.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank mloganaz
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Experience not too passed up. Originally a quarry in 1800s, used has a landfill and converted to a garden containing plants, flowers trees and sculptures from around Europe

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mike O
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Just by the side of the town park is THE GARDEN OF EUROPE. It has trees and shrubs from all European countries. Ther is the bust of Schiller, a gift to Listowel from the German people. Carved in stone is a verse from Shiller's famous...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ainenilaoire
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Small park that ajoins the main park in Listowel town, Sculpture of Schiller and a monument to both the holocaust and to victims of repression. Lovely plants and shrubs from around Europe. Their is also a lovely visual sculpture to John B Keane amazing author...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Sean C
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely walk around the garden of Europe. The main thing we thought about it was "why". Don't get me wrong, the gardens are lovely and have interesting sculptures and memorials, but Listowel is not what one thinks of when imagining Europe. Worth...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The Garden of Europe, is a pleasant wee spot. The yellow roses in the centre are beautiful and so fragrant, besides those flowers the garden mainly had shrubbery so lacked colour and contrast. The sculptures are lovely and the garden ties in nicely with the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank NiamhAngelaB
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