Best gardens in Nice

Check out the top gardens in Nice, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Musée Matisse
1. Musée Matisse
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211 local reviews
164 Avenue des Arènes de Cimiez, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
+33 4 93 81 08 08
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Stephanie
I adore this place! Catch the #17 bus up the hill to Cimiez. Marvel at the vibrancy of his colours and learn…
Eva
The Matisse Museum is situated on the hill of Cimiez, not far from the Franciscan monastery with its…
Josy Et Manoel
In a fully renovated Genoese villa set in the olive grove in the Cimiez Gardens, this single-artist museum…
1. Musée Matisse
1. Musée Matisse
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211 local reviews
164 Avenue des Arènes de Cimiez, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
+33 4 93 81 08 08
Stephanie
Stephanie
I adore this place! Catch the #17 bus up the hill to Cimiez. Marvel at the vibrancy of his colours and learn more about his fascinating…
Eva
Eva
The Matisse Museum is situated on the hill of Cimiez, not far from the Franciscan monastery with its Italianate gardens, the Hotel Regina…
Josy Et Manoel
Josy Et Manoel
In a fully renovated Genoese villa set in the olive grove in the Cimiez Gardens, this single-artist museum follows the artistic development…
2. Albert 1er Garden
2. Albert 1er Garden
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34 local reviews
2-16 Avenue de Verdun, Nice
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+33 4 97 13 20 00
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Peter
The gardens where renovated in 2013 and are super. The planting is very well thought out, with lots of…
Florent
These gardens feature an open-air theatre, a fountain by Volti and a huge arc-shaped sculpture by Bernar…
Lau
Un des plus anciens jardins de la ville avec ses palmiers et ses roses// One of the city oldest gardens,with…
2. Albert 1er Garden
2. Albert 1er Garden
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34 local reviews
2-16 Avenue de Verdun, Nice
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+33 4 97 13 20 00
Peter
Peter
The gardens where renovated in 2013 and are super. The planting is very well thought out, with lots of information about the species you…
Florent
Florent
These gardens feature an open-air theatre, a fountain by Volti and a huge arc-shaped sculpture by Bernar Venet. Casino Ruhl is on the corner…
Lau
Lau
Un des plus anciens jardins de la ville avec ses palmiers et ses roses// One of the city oldest gardens,with many species of palm trees and…
3. Villa Masséna Musée
3. Villa Masséna Musée
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140 local reviews
65 Rue de France, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 11:00 AM
+33 4 93 91 19 10
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Fabrice
The museum of Bel-Epoque in Nice : located in a Belle-Epoque Villa, you can watch in painting the story of…
Stephanie
This is a great museum situated right on the Promenade des Anglais and houses a wonderful history of Nice. It…
Thierry
History of Nice, beautiful paintings and pictures from early 20th century . The building and the gardens are …
3. Villa Masséna Musée
3. Villa Masséna Musée
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140 local reviews
65 Rue de France, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 11:00 AM
+33 4 93 91 19 10
Fabrice
Fabrice
The museum of Bel-Epoque in Nice : located in a Belle-Epoque Villa, you can watch in painting the story of Nice during the Empire, and the…
Stephanie
Stephanie
This is a great museum situated right on the Promenade des Anglais and houses a wonderful history of Nice. It has lovely gardens to have a…
Thierry
Thierry
History of Nice, beautiful paintings and pictures from early 20th century . The building and the gardens are is beautiful
4. Monastère de Cimiez
4. Monastère de Cimiez
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32 local reviews
Avenue Monastère, Nice
04 93 81 00 04
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Shak & Sid
800s monastery with gardens overlooking Nice, plus paintings by Brea, a museum & Matisse's grave Amazing spot…
Gina
Across from the Monastery of Cimiez , this garden is a vast olive grove with a wonderful view over the city…
Peter
The Monastery has a lovely garden with vibrant planting & great views of the bay and the city below you. …
4. Monastère de Cimiez
4. Monastère de Cimiez
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32 local reviews
Avenue Monastère, Nice
04 93 81 00 04
Shak & Sid
Shak & Sid
800s monastery with gardens overlooking Nice, plus paintings by Brea, a museum & Matisse's grave Amazing spot where you can see the whole…
Gina
Gina
Across from the Monastery of Cimiez , this garden is a vast olive grove with a wonderful view over the city. You will also find the Matisse…
Peter
Peter
The Monastery has a lovely garden with vibrant planting & great views of the bay and the city below you. There is a park and the Matisse…
5. Castle of Nice
5. Castle of Nice
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230 local reviews
Castle of Nice, Nice
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Nathalie
The Castle of Nice was a citadel used for military purposes. Built at the top of a hill, it stood overlooking…
Gina
The Castle Hill Park and botanical garden offers unique visas over Nice and its surroundings. A surprising…
5. Castle of Nice
5. Castle of Nice
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230 local reviews
Castle of Nice, Nice
Nathalie
Nathalie
The Castle of Nice was a citadel used for military purposes. Built at the top of a hill, it stood overlooking the bay of Nice from the 11th…
Gina
Gina
The Castle Hill Park and botanical garden offers unique visas over Nice and its surroundings. A surprising artificial waterfall and a plenty…
6. Castle Hill
6. Castle Hill
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287 local reviews
Castle Hill, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 8:30 AM
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Gina
The Castle Hill Park and botanical garden offers unique visas over Nice and its surroundings. A surprising…
Aurelien
Perfect vieux from a high garden over the port and Promenade des Anglais
6. Castle Hill
6. Castle Hill
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287 local reviews
Castle Hill, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 8:30 AM
Gina
Gina
The Castle Hill Park and botanical garden offers unique visas over Nice and its surroundings. A surprising artificial waterfall and a…
Aurelien
Aurelien
Perfect vieux from a high garden over the port and Promenade des Anglais
7. Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez
7. Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez
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24 local reviews
Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez, Nice
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
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Florence
An old garden with olive trees. You can picnic there. Le jardin du Monastère next to it is one of our…
Gina
Across from the Monastery of Cimiez , this garden is a vast olive grove with a wonderful view over the city…
Pascale
Enjoy the place planted with olive trees, where you can have a picnic, a walk, visit the Matisse museum and…
7. Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez
7. Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez
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24 local reviews
Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez, Nice
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
Florence
Florence
An old garden with olive trees. You can picnic there. Le jardin du Monastère next to it is one of our favourite (beautiful all year round)…
Gina
Gina
Across from the Monastery of Cimiez , this garden is a vast olive grove with a wonderful view over the city. You will also find the Matisse…
Pascale
Pascale
Enjoy the place planted with olive trees, where you can have a picnic, a walk, visit the Matisse museum and the Cimez Monastery and garden…
8. L'union
8. L'union
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20 local reviews
1 Rue Michelet, Nice
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
04 93 84 65 27
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Lucie
Un restaurant niçois avec un petit jardin pour les enfants. A restaurant with Nice specialties, with a little…
Toni
Local Niçoise food - great value and pretty garden restaurant within walking distance from the villa. Open…
8. L'union
8. L'union
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20 local reviews
1 Rue Michelet, Nice
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
04 93 84 65 27
Lucie
Lucie
Un restaurant niçois avec un petit jardin pour les enfants. A restaurant with Nice specialties, with a little garden for children.
Toni
Toni
Local Niçoise food - great value and pretty garden restaurant within walking distance from the villa. Open every evening.
9. SARL BONI / La locanda
9. SARL BONI / La locanda
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7 local reviews
16 Avenue Robert Schumann, Nice
Closed · Opens in 10 minutes
04 93 18 92 31
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John
4.5 stars on trip advisor. In a villa with a garden in front and extensive outdoor seating. Calm and delicious…
9. SARL BONI / La locanda
9. SARL BONI / La locanda
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7 local reviews
16 Avenue Robert Schumann, Nice
Closed · Opens in 10 minutes
04 93 18 92 31
John
John
4.5 stars on trip advisor. In a villa with a garden in front and extensive outdoor seating. Calm and delicious Italian food. A little pricy…
10. Villa Arson Nice
10. Villa Arson Nice
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16 local reviews
20 Avenue Stéphen Liégeard, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 2:00 PM
04 92 07 73 70
Establishment
Nicolas
Moved away from the tourist center, the Villa Arson is both the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Nice and a place for…
Lucie
Expositions d'art contemporain non permanentes. Avec un superbe jardin. Contemporary art exhibition (not…
10. Villa Arson Nice
10. Villa Arson Nice
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16 local reviews
20 Avenue Stéphen Liégeard, Nice
Closed · Opens Wednesday 2:00 PM
04 92 07 73 70
Nicolas
Nicolas
Moved away from the tourist center, the Villa Arson is both the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Nice and a place for temporary exhibitions. Pines…
Lucie
Lucie
Expositions d'art contemporain non permanentes. Avec un superbe jardin. Contemporary art exhibition (not permanently, check the program)…
11. Jardin du Monastère de Cimiez
11. Jardin du Monastère de Cimiez
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5 local reviews
Jardin du Monastère de Cimiez, Nice
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Frederique
A nicely terraced monastery garden over hanging Nice.
Joanes
Nice flower garden and a beautiful view of the city
11. Jardin du Monastère de Cimiez
11. Jardin du Monastère de Cimiez
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5 local reviews
Jardin du Monastère de Cimiez, Nice
Frederique
Frederique
A nicely terraced monastery garden over hanging Nice.
Joanes
Joanes
Nice flower garden and a beautiful view of the city
12. Cimiez hill with city view
12. Cimiez hill with city view
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3 local reviews
Cimiez hill with city view, Nice
06 45 75 20 75
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Gina
Across from the Monastery of Cimiez , this garden is a vast olive grove with a wonderful view over the city…
12. Cimiez hill with city view
12. Cimiez hill with city view
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3 local reviews
Cimiez hill with city view, Nice
06 45 75 20 75
Gina
Gina
Across from the Monastery of Cimiez , this garden is a vast olive grove with a wonderful view over the city. You will also find the Matisse…