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New Hanover County Arboretum

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Pleasant Surprise!

Such a neat little place to visit!! We loved it! Also, loved that one of the scenes from Dawson's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Beautiful and peaceful

Just a wonderful place to go and relax in their beautiful gardens. It is free contributions are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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6206 Oleander Dr, Midtown, Wilmington, NC 28403-3534
+1 910-798-7660
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a neat little place to visit!! We loved it! Also, loved that one of the scenes from Dawson's Creek was filmed here!! Best part, it was FREE!!!

Thank 538kristih
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a wonderful place to go and relax in their beautiful gardens. It is free contributions are always excepted, they have wonderfully helpful gardening classes and support local programs

Thank Justkeepgoen
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Great for a break from life! Beautiful gardens. Friendly staff. Pet friendly on a leash. Plenty of places to sit and just relax.

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is one of those places you can go anytime of Year and have a wonderful time. They have a huge beautiful Koi pond with great metal artwork, they have an ability Garden where you can buy plants that help make your yard beautiful, and...More

Thank May H
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A great place to go to walk around and look at the beautiful tree, flowers, etc. Also a great place to have a child's party or picnic.

Thank Leila A
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We went during a family friendly event, it was fun to see the plants and visit with the scouts who were helping the younger children with crafts

Thank susansL854TO
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to take family pictures, there is no better place. Free admission plus lots of areas to get the perfect shot. Ours came out great!

Thank emsmedic79
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We love plants, and love to go to the arboretum in Raleigh, NC. This one isn't half the size, but it's a nice stop just the same. There were a lot of people there working on the grounds, and a nice selections of plants I...More

Thank sunvacation2015
Reviewed 24 July 2018

My family has been coming here for years. It is a great way to spend a morning or afternoon along with your trip to the beach which is close by. It's free to visit as well. My wife loves the rose garden and the kids...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This was a great free activity. Lots of flowers, a cute children's area, and a gorgeous Zen garden. A great way to spend an hour and a half.

Thank Savannah D
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Response from M6292DIelizabethf | Reviewed this property |
No sure about dogs.
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It's free!
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