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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden General Daytime Admission Pass
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“orchid house”(49 reviews)
“water features”(28 reviews)
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, the Carolinas’ Garden for All Seasons, provides guests a chance to reconnect with nature. Located within 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie, spectacular gardens, sparkling fountains, a conservatory dedicated to the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC 28012-8788
+1 704-825-4490
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All reviewsorchid housewater featureschildren's gardenholiday lightsgift shopdaniel stowegardens are beautifulentire gardenthe chinese lantern festivalplants and flowerschristmas lightslight displayearly springlots of waterbeautiful place to visitwhite gardenwell worth the trip
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very nice afternoon. Lots of paths to stroll. Orchid house is beautiful. Some areas under construction but still lots to enjoy.

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is a very nice botanical garden but while the grounds are large & the main building is designed well, the gardens are lacking in real landscape design. There is great potential since the grounds have more than adequate area. The...More

Thank Baja001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens were not at all what I expected. A majority of the plants seemed to be dried and wilting. The main reason to visit was to see the orchid conservatory, which was ok. Some of the fountains were nice. I think it is probably...More

2  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here in the afternoon and stayed less than an hour. The garden has some blooms, but seems to mainly be greenery. There are many fountains throughout the garden, but most of them are exactly alike and not interesting at all. The fountains, with...More

Thank milfam93
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit. Relaxing walking trails paved and unpaved. Great place for photos or to practice photography.

Thank shannon3180
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Everyone here was great. Employees greeted us and asked how we found everything as we did a self guided tour. Now I know we came in August, so in the spring time I can only imagine how much more beautiful this was. We purchased the...More

Thank Miguel M
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

After hearing good things for years, we finally had an opportunity to visit these lovely gardens. The greenhouse was most impressive and features many unusual specimens. The water garden is especially beautiful with water, plants and sculpture all playing a part. There was also a...More

Thank TrueDAT247
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our 8 month old to the Botanical Gardens and it exceeded our expectations. It is a manageable size to walk around with a baby. The butterfly garden was great as well as he orchid exhibit. Lots of chairs and tables...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The layout of these grounds would make this place so easy for a reception for a wedding or party. The visitors center is spacious and has easy access to restrooms and hallways. The grounds, although not extensive, are well cared for and most areas are...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Loved this medium sized botanical garden. Plenty of beautiful flowers in bloom. The indoor orchid exhibit was well maintained and wonderful. The grounds have plenty of paver stone paths with lots of water fountain features. The kids garden was delightful. Was surprised to see so...More

Thank Carleton W
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26 April 2018|
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Response from ak7rjb | Reviewed this property |
You can contact them at their website, or call them at DANIEL STOWE BOTANICAL GARDEN 6500 South New Hope Road, Belmont, NC 28012, P: (704) 825-4490, F: (704) 829-1240.
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Response from terrysH7743ST | Reviewed this property |
We go to see the lights every year. They add more lights each season and are also changing out older lights with LEDs. In addition to lights there are a number of other attractions-- the fire pit in Lost Hollow is a... More