A great change of pace from beaches and shopping, Byrle Patterson Memorial Gardens offer all who visit a relaxing walk through the maintained gardens of trees and plants. While today the gardens are simply a nice walk, they were originally built around 1850 in memory of those who died during a cholera epidemic.
Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden is located near the heart of Hopetown.
Of course, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending a few hours exploring the area is enjoying a meal at a restaurant within traveling distance of the botanical gardens. The nearest restaurant to Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden is Hope Town Harbour Lodge, which serves Caribbean food. Hope Town Harbour Lodge is just about about a hundred yards from these botanical gardens, so stop in and peruse the menu. Sugar Shack and Harbour's Edge are some of the additional restaurant choices near the botanical gardens. At Harbour's Edge you and your party will not want to leave without taking a bite of their specialty, seafood.
There are some other attractions in the area, including Cetacean Museum, which is about a hundred yards away Hopetown. Furthermore, you can consider heading to , which is another attraction in the area.
There are options for close-by activities so you won't get bored. The closest attractions are listed in the following table.
|Cetacean Museum||Museum||0.1 mi. (0.0 km)||NE||Hopetown||Elbow Cay|
|--||0.1 mi. (0.0 km)||N||Hopetown||Elbow Cay|
|Wyannie Malone Museum||Museum||0.1 mi. (0.1 km)||N||Hopetown||Elbow Cay|
|--||0.3 mi. (0.5 km)||N||Hopetown||Elbow Cay|
|Other Attraction||0.4 mi. (0.6 km)||NW||Hopetown||Elbow Cay|
|GeoFeature||4.1 mi. (5.7 km)||NW||3.6 mi. Northeast of Marsh Harbour||Great Abaco|
|--||5.8 mi. (9.5 km)||SSW||5.9 mi. South-Southwest of Hopetown||Tilloo Cay|
|Fowl Cays National Park||Other Activities/Excursions||8.8 mi. (10.5 km)||NW||Fowl Cay||Fowl Cay|
Back Street, Hopetown, Elbow Cay, Bahamas
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