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The Domain, Sydney

3.6
#26 of 106 in Parks in Sydney
Wide open and verdant, The Domain serves as a green oasis amid the urban sprawl that is contemporary Sydney. Enveloping the Royal Botanic Gardens, the park also served as a cricket ground, as well as a location for military and ceremonial events and political gatherings. The Domain provides evocative views of the Sydney skyline, and also marks the spot where Queen Elizabeth II first set foot in Australia. Plan to visit The Domain during your Sydney vacation using our convenient Sydney trip itinerary builder tool .
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  • It has an artistic atmosphere of sculpture and painting, and a large park area close to the center of the city is the best in a relaxing natural setting.
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  • This was our first trip to the Domain, but I can see what a beautiful area it is. So close to the centre of Sydney with historic buidlings nearby and public transport available too. After the wonderfu...  more »

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