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New Hanover County Arboretum

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Great place for photography

I love the New Hanover Arboretum as a location for photographs. I am a photographer, so I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stephanie S
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Beulaville, North Carolina
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 26 October 2018
538kristih
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Florida
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6206 Oleander Dr, Midtown, Wilmington, NC 28403-3534
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the New Hanover Arboretum as a location for photographs. I am a photographer, so I appreciate the fact that it is free to visit the Arboretum and you can tell that the people who tend to the flowers and grounds truly care about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 26 October 2018 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!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 538kristih
Reviewed 25 October 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Angela G
Reviewed 4 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

Date of experience: February 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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!

Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank john w
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