Jardins de Metis / Reford Gardens, Grand-Metis

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#3 of 17 in Parks in Gaspesie Region
Explore the manicured English-styled Jardins de Metis / Reford Gardens, originally a private garden that now boasts status as a National Heritage Site. Wander the 18 hectares (45 acres) of grounds, and observe 3,000 species of plant life. Dine at the onsite eatery and sample dishes concocted utilizing the garden's extensive plant collection. Be sure to check the listings for special events, which include an annual international garden festival. Arrange your visit to Jardins de Metis / Reford Gardens and discover more family-friendly attractions in Grand-Metis using our Grand-Metis trip itinerary builder site .
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  • October 3, 2017
    Beautiful walk in the gardens, very nice pictures to do: plant paradise. Visit also the sumptuous villa estevan remains and excellent restaurant.
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  • September 30, 2017
    Botanical Garden with a beautiful historic home, nice view on the river but frankly, the rate is prohibitive next to the variety of plants and the present garden.
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  • September 27, 2017
    If you're not botanical, he'll walk and learn watching such a variety of plants that you will not leave anyone indifferent. We also agree with an exhibition of gardening. Great choice for a pleasant afternoon.
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  • July 5, 2017
    Gorgeous botanical gardens to visit. The landscaping is impeccable. But it does depend on when you visit and the amount of flowering and lushness is heavily weather-dependent, just like any botanical gardens. I have visited this place on a couple of occasions both around the same time of the year. The first time it knocked my socks off. the second time, eh. Try to go when the sky is overcast, especially after a light rain. A bright sunny day will wash out all the colors and dull the greens.
  • June 27, 2017
    Beautiful garden! Totally worth a visit! I was very surprise how interesting the expositions were and how well organized the site is!
  • January 26, 2017
    Un excellent endroit à visiter. An excellent place to visit. The flowers and arragements are fantastic!
  • July 1, 2017
    Neat place to wander around to view interesting exhibits
  • June 29, 2017
    Beautiful gardens, lots of flowers, very peaceful and relaxing.

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