Botanical Gardens, Kingstown

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Built in the late 18th century, Botanical Gardens now stands as one of the oldest botanical gardens in the Western Hemisphere. Originally built to provide medicinal herbs and plants to the military, the garden now provides a clean, natural place for gatherings of locals and tourists alike. Walk the paths yourself, or hire a guide to glean a bit more information about the history of the garden and the plants. You'll find many St. Vincent Parrots within the garden; it's a good place to see one close up. To visit Botanical Gardens and get the most from your holiday in Kingstown, create itinerary details personal to you using our Kingstown holiday planner.
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  • Really enjoyed my visit. We took a guide which really added to the experience. I would recommend this visit if you are in Kingsown.  more »
  • You pay 5 ec to go in and it has nothing interesting. You can't do anything inside there except sit and view different trees.  more »
  • The garden is within walking distance on the outskirts of town. It consists of a wide variety of plants and trees including the national tree, trees planted by British royalty, a tree planted in memor...  more »
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  • I've lived in St. Vincent for years, and never really got to take a tour of the gardens. It is absolutely worth it. There are tons of plants I never even knew existed there, and it's breathtaking to walk around and explore. Get a chance to see the national bird while you're there!
  • A great historical sight, a cool atmosphere for family picnic and wedding pictures because of its beautiful flowers.
  • Awesome place beautiful. Guides were knowledgeable and welcoming
  • It's is mind calmingly beautiful peaceful and peace of mind
  • A lovely place to have a picnic and relax. Great for wedding photos

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