Rosarium - Wilhelminapark - Meppel NL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dreamhummie
N 52° 41.464 E 006° 11.563
32U E 310280 N 5841603
Quick Description: Rosarium Wilhelminapark in Meppel, The Netherlands.
Location: Drenthe, Netherlands
Date Posted: 3/6/2021 6:17:02 AM
Waymark Code: WM13X8B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
"A rosary is a garden in which roses are the main plants. After the Second World War in the Wilhelminapark a rosarium (plural rosaria) was built, with a monument in memory of the Meppel war victims.

Initially, on that spot, houses for sale were planned but when those plots were not sold, the plan was born to establish a rosarium.

According to Wikipedia there are 13 rosaries in the Netherlands, one of which is in Meppel. Rosaria were popular in the 18 and 19 century.."
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Garden Name: Rosarium Wilhelminapark

Location: Inside Wilhelminapark

Hours:
24/7


Fees: Free

Website: [Web Link]

Parking: Not Listed

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