Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum, Colchester

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Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum is located in Colchester. Make Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum part of your personalized Colchester itinerary using our Colchester trip planner .
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  • Lovely grounds and sculpture exhibition placed throughout the ground, always something else to see round the next corner. Super tea rooms and fairly priced. Recommended for a nice gentle potter around...  more »
  • I can't recommend this beautiful place enough. The children love feeding the fish. The eucalyptus trees are wonderful. Lots of walking. Only down side not enough toilets. They could do with one at the...  more »
  • This was the last garden out of 5 our gardening group visited in the South of England, and I have to say, the best kept and maintained of them all. The plants were in superb condition, and volunteers ...  more »
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  • It’s amazing!! A very good place to see different types of trees or plants, and even has the name of the type of plant/tree on it! Also has cool activitys
  • Beautiful! A gorgeous place to picnic, walk, bring the children and relax. We attended a wedding here. The weather was gorgeous and the grounds magnificent. Perfect for stunning photography.
  • Great place for day out, lovely gardens and lakes if you visit buy fish food and feed the fish in the lakes.Great place for dog walks as well. Enjoyed so much bought membership so can visit anytime.
  • Absolute Gem! Great visit. Lovely arboretum and walled garden. Very good value for money. We loved it so much, that we have joined as members and look forward to our next visit. A great credit to the staff and volunteers.
  • We had a pleasant few hours walking around the lakes and woods and playing on the playground. The family had fun.

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