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North Carolina Botanical Garden

100 Old Mason Farm Rd, CB 3375, Totten Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3375
+1 919-962-0522
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Excellent presentation of NC Flora. Indoor and outdoor exhibits. Several nice but hilly hiking... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Timothy T
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Chapel Hill
Small outdoor garden with walking trails

More for locals (not big enough to justify a long drive), much less to look at than nearby Duke... read more

Reviewed yesterday
CRATraveler
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North Carolina
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“native plants” (19 reviews)
“north carolina” (19 reviews)
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100 Old Mason Farm Rd, CB 3375, Totten Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3375
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+1 919-962-0522
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent presentation of NC Flora. Indoor and outdoor exhibits. Several nice but hilly hiking trails. Free.

Thank Timothy T
Reviewed yesterday

More for locals (not big enough to justify a long drive), much less to look at than nearby Duke Gardens in Durham. Peaceful areas and some plant interest. Even a staff person agreed with us that the garden has gone downhill since they invested in...More

Thank CRATraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago

Located off a busy, 4-lane throughway, the NC Botanical Garden is a retreat from the hustle of modern life. A public garden affiliated with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the Garden preserves native plants, displaying and growing them in natural habitat groupings,...More

Thank cboater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for a nature walk. Lots of native plants and trees. Also a good place for bird watching. I think they have a little greenhouse where you can purchase plants. Duke garden offers more verity but if you are in the chapel hill area...More

Thank b_arnold1976
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoy visiting the Botanical Gardens throughout the year, the spring is especially fun seeing so many different plants sprouting, but the fall is beautiful as well.

Thank Smaertmove123
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Nice walk out doors nice garden art has a nature trail it free check hours before going open late on Sunday

Thank Dee22321205
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Tucked away just off the highway, this is a great place to come and walk around to see native and exotic greenery. Watch out for snakes on the trail, as it is kept fairly wild! Fun place for kids to learn about wildlife and nature...More

1  Thank Susie H
Reviewed 17 November 2017

It is hard to find what is where and to know what is what. Some interesting plants and sights needed more information. The sculptures were quitw nice.

1  Thank 210eda
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Whether you are simply looking for a beautiful, inspiring place to hang out in nature or you are seeking an educational experience about the ecology and native species of North Carolina, these gardens are absolutely perfect. The flowers, streams, trees, wildlife and trails make for...More

Thank Zemo T
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very nice garden for a relaxing walk. Interesting variety of flowers, plants, and trees. I recall the trees and flowers being well marked for identification as well.

Thank kdc0912
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mdciriello
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