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Love this place

I have been visiting this garden for almost 25 years now. I previously lived in the apartments... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2018
Nice place to walk

We took a nice walk here and enjoyed the flowers and trees. Not very crowded. We did see some fish... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Greensboro, North Carolina
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This 17-acre botanical garden features 10 woody plant collections, special display gardens and distinct structural features. The extensive variety of plants offers rich educational opportunities for children and adults, landscape designers, and...more
401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403-1369
+1 336-373-2199
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Reviewed 10 November 2018

I have been visiting this garden for almost 25 years now. I previously lived in the apartments adjacent to the park and have been able to watch it evolve since then. It is a great place for a stroll or a brisk walk. Walker,s joggers...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank C B
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We took a nice walk here and enjoyed the flowers and trees. Not very crowded. We did see some fish in the creek

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank F7339XLstepheng
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a beautiful walking trail and absolutely wonderful during the Christmas holidays with luminaries everywhere. Go and enjoy !

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Tami C
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The five best parts about this lovely place: 1. The flowers! So many lovely flowers everywhere! 2. The Meditation Garden: When it's windy, the sound of the wind chimes is lovely and super therapeutic, my favorite place in the garden. 3. The Gazebo near the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Hannah K
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Driving through the area found a flyer at North Carolina welcome center highlighting gardens of Greensboro. Happy decided to stop at the arboretum. It is a beautiful spot in middle of a bustling town. Very warm on the day I stopped but there are many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank scampi745
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The Arboretum is a beautiful place no matter the time of year. It is absolutely beautiful when everything is in Bloom. And stunning in the Winter when we have snow. It is a great place to just go walk your pets or go and read...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank E8854RSsamm
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Easy to get to with lots of parking the Greensboro arboretum is a quiet oasis nestled between busy Wendover Ave and Market Street. Mostly trees and bushes their plants come from all over the world. Plants are grouped by areas - such as sun loving,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank davemB9796EG
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This Arboretum is beautiful and easy to navigate. I really like the fact that it's FREE too. I thought it was easy to get to, well cared for and a great way to spend a few hours in the morning. And if you want to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Beth P
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I love the arboretum! It is absolutely beautiful and so well maintained! My husband and I went for the Summer Solstice Festival and he is from Asheboro and had never been. We walked around for hours just taking in the beauty of the arboretum. Such...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 722stefanip
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Lots of trails and things to see. Poor marking of plants, most of the signage was missing and what was there mostly latin names, not common names.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sme1949
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23 June 2018|
Response from Susan O | Reviewed this property |
There is a small parking lot across from the entrance to the Arboretum off a residential street.
23 June 2018|
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Response from c0urtney00 | Reviewed this property |
You can park on the street or you can park in their small parking lot across from the main entrance.