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Botanic Gardens (The), Trinidad and Tobago

Botanic Gardens (The) - Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago
Botanic Gardens (The)
Queen's Park North, Port of Spain, Trinidad and TobagoMap
+1 868 675 7034 (Tourism Department TIDCO)
Neighborhood: Port of Spain
Overview

Situated north of the Queen's Park Savannah and adjacent to President's House, the Botanic Gardens covers an area of 38 hectares. It was laid out in 1818 by Governor Ralph Woodford, and is home to several varieties of tropical and sub-tropical trees, along with trees from India, Burma and South America. A section of the grounds houses a cemetery known as "God's Acre," where the remains of several national figures are interred. The gardens pose as the backdrop for wedding photos and family gatherings, and are a favourite spot of nature enthusiasts.

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Botanic Gardens (The) General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 06:00 AM to 06:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Sports and the Outdoors
  • Nearest Train: Hart Street (taxi)
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