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The Peace Gardens, Sheffield
(4.4/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
The Peace Gardens are award-winning public gardens near the Winter Garden and within walking distance of the Millennium Galleries. Originally the churchyard of St Paul's church, which was built in the 18th century, this attraction is a must-see. The gardens form the central part of a spectacular walk, the emerging Gold Route, taking you from Sheffield Railway Station through a series of exciting new developments, each with their own distinctive lighting, public art, and fountains. Keep an eye out for numerous memorials for soldiers of Sheffield who served in various wars, such as the Spanish Civil War and the Korean War. You will also find a memorial to Hiroshima, a popular landmark. Explore the nearby museums, grab a relaxing drink in the cafes, or browse through the shops. To visit The Peace Gardens on your holiday in Sheffield, and find out what else Sheffield has to offer, use our Sheffield itinerary builder.
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  • Being from Sheffield originally I remember the old peace gardens which we're very nice at the time.But the city has moved forward creating this showpiece in the early 2000 s.Am still blown away seeing...  more »
  • Not a large area but the water features are very interesting. Seating available and a good place to eat packed lunches. There are steps but these are very well lit at night. 
  • Love walking through the Peace Gardens or sitting and watching the world go by. There is always something to see from the Christmas Market in Nov/Dec to the children having fun in the fountains in sum...  more »