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New Hanover County Arboretum

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Wonderful Place

Great for a break from life! Beautiful gardens. Friendly staff. Pet friendly on a leash. Plenty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Angela G
Paradise

This is one of those places you can go anytime of Year and have a wonderful time. They have a huge... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
May H
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“japanese garden”(23 reviews)
“koi pond”(20 reviews)
“rose garden”(16 reviews)
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6206 Oleander Dr, Midtown, Wilmington, NC 28403-3534
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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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
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed it a lot. My 12 and 14 yr old liked the koi pond. For a quarter you can feed the fish. I loved all the plants . I would go again giving the chance.

Thank 82chrissy
Reviewed 17 June 2018

If you love gardening this is the place to go. It's small but very pleasant. We walked around with our dog and enjoyed looking at the large variety of plants.

Thank GBruz
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5 June 2018|
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