Jardin Lecoq, Clermont-Ferrand

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Nature / Park
The picturesque Jardin Lecoq is a public garden and park on five hectares (37 acres). The English garden has kept its original character with antique entrance gates, fountains, and sculptures. Over 25,000 seasonal flower bulbs bloom twice a year and the botanical garden has a collection of 2,600 species on 18,000 sq m (59,000 sq ft). Over 140,000 shrubs and over 300 rare and diverse majestic trees line the walkways and provide shade to many benches scattered throughout the garden. More than 8,500 flowers planted in flowerbeds are arranged into artistic patterns to create distinctive Mosaïculture. Several playgrounds and games make this a great place to bring children, and entrance is free. Arrange your visit to Jardin Lecoq and discover more family-friendly attractions in Clermont-Ferrand using our Clermont-Ferrand vacation trip planner.
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  • Gorgeous to walk the children thru and animals perfectly manicured gardens two playgrounds for the kids a lsmall lake in the middle and lots of picnic areas to sit and play there is a reasonable resta...  more »
  • Lovely gardens with small fish pond and large duck pond. Lots of trees and statues and plenty of space for little ones to run around. Good childrens play area. Cafe/bar with friendly staff. Love the p...  more »
  • Very big park with a beautiful garden areas and fountains. We went there on a sunny day just to take a nap and we will go back to have a picnic. They also have restaurant here with beautiful scenery o...  more »
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  • Best green space inside Clermont-Ferrand city center. Beautiful park, bring a picnic and blanket for a nap.
  • Very beautiful place. Just a perfect place to have a walk. Or just lie down and enjoy :)
  • Love this park. Is spacious and nicely taken care of. Nice to spend some time there with some wine and some food and just relax.
  • Excellent in summer but sad it's closing so early: *21:30 Summee *19:30 Winter though.
  • Nice view of the park and lake, food was good