Bowring Park, St. John's

4.8
#2 of 9 in Parks in St. John's
Nature / Park
Located in the heart of St John’s, Bowring Park stands out as a favorite recreational place for both locals and tourists. Pass the sculptured duck pond at the entrance to the park and see the famous statue of Peter Pan, dedicated to a small girl who drowned in the area. The park offers numerous facilities, such as tennis courts, a playground for kids, and a swimming pool. Use the picnic tables and enjoy the day with family and friends, or grab a snack from one of the stalls before continuing your walk. To visit Bowring Park on your holiday in St. John's, and find out what else St. John's has to offer, use our St. John's travel itinerary maker.
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  • Bowring Park is a beautiful park in St. John's that allows for some great walking. It is picturesque and quiet. There's little waterfalls, ponds, fountains and beautiful landscaping. There is a Peter ...  more »
  • A beautyful historic park with many Meaningful sculptures like the Peter Pan statue.Beautyful swans and birds abound in the duck pond be sure to bring along a few morsels to feed them.  more »
  • I have been going to the Park for many years and I never tire of a walk through the beautiful grounds whatever the season. I particularly enjoy the front gardens around the Caribou Memorial as the tra...  more »
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  • Beautiful park. Feels like your ouside of the city. They have some great trails. Great place to keep the kids busy in the summer
  • A beautiful, quiet and safe place to bring your family for a walk anytime or snow fun in winter. A safe haven for waterfowl. Well tended gardens and memorials to explore. Outdoor amphitheatre and kids water park.
  • A beautiful park in town. Trails lead around a skatepark, a playground and the water. Great place to enjoy the few sunny days we see on the rock!
  • A lovely, bustling city park. Tons of birds, water features, history, scenery, and greenery. My favourite place in St John's!
  • Bowring Park kind of seems like a magical garden anf there is a lot of things to do and see here like the historical statues and fairy door tours.

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