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North Carolina Botanical Garden

100 Old Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3375
+1 919-962-0522
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What a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon! We had a family that ranged from age five through 18, with... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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See and learn about the plants of North Carolina

This is a well kept interesting garden which offers tours at appointed times. The plantings are... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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100 Old Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3375
+1 919-962-0522

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

What a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon! We had a family that ranged from age five through 18, with three parents, and all had fun. Shaded parking was easy to locate. The gift shop had interesting items and it was great to explore these knowing they can't...More

Thank x7p3p
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a well kept interesting garden which offers tours at appointed times. The plantings are well marked and offers has a great variety of interesting and unusual botanics.

Thank Sunshine27517
Reviewed 25 June 2016

NCBG is the premier botanical garden in the Southeast. Begin in their Platinum-LEED eco-friendly visitor center, and then stroll though the habitat gardens. My favorite is the new Piedmont prairie garden, but all are worth a visit. There is something in bloom throughout the year....More

Thank MarkPeifer
Reviewed 19 June 2016

There are so many plants, flowers,& herbs every ware you look. The maze of the trails takes you thru the entire area. The unique sculptures add to the exhibit..

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

The gardens are beautiful year round and they have a number of plants that bloom year round. They have a vegetable garden that is open to the public. I have been there a couple of times and both times I saw a number of photographers...More

Thank bbqmac
Reviewed 17 May 2016

It's free to enter and a nice place to visit and walk around in a nice weather. It's smaller than we had expected, but we enjoyed it.

Thank MI1004
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We could have stayed for hours, but we were on a time constraint. Beautiful, peaceful place! Everything smelled wonderful!

Thank DeeDee P
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Have been here several times and enjoyed every experience. My kids love to run around here/explore. If the weather is warm, watch out for bugs. We got bit bad one visit.

Thank famelee
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The gardens themselves are beautiful and definitely worth a visit. The facility has a good sized room available for receptions.

Thank amytex2016
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This botanical garden is not just for avid horticulturalists. This is a garden that is heavy into science-based environmentalism, collections of plants from several ecosystems in the state, and a great arts and cultural outreach program for the public. The buildings are LEED-certified platinum and...More

Thank BostonJudith
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