Union Terrace Gardens
Sector : Tourism
Selling Place : The Coffee House,1 Gaelic Ln, Aberdeen AB10 1JF
The sunken gardens opened to the public in 1879, and cover approximately two and a half acres. The park is surrounded by of some of the best architecture of Aberdeen, prominent among which are His Majesty’s Theatre, St Mark’s Church and the Library on Rosemount Viaduct to the north, and the Triple Kirks to the east. On the park’s north side is a formally planted and maintained floral crest of the city’s coat of arms.