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Wing Haven Garden and Bird Sanctuary

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Want to escape the rush of everyday living, take time to visit and stroll through the gardens and nature. You won't reg

Tired of rushing to and fro? Here is a place tucked away in a residential area well known for... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
A truly beautiful place and story

We were searching the internet for something to do on a nice April day in Charlotte, and I came... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
Julie K
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Located in the heart of Charlotte, North Carolina, Wing Haven provides a natural oasis for reflection and study of its two public gardens. Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary is rich in Southern horticulture and a habitat for birds and wildlife. The...more
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248 Ridgewood Ave, Charlotte, NC 28209-1632
+1 704-331-0664
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from US$45.00
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Tired of rushing to and fro? Here is a place tucked away in a residential area well known for their keen eye on beauty and nature. The original owner of this santuary built this gardn in memory of his late wife to share with all...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

We were searching the internet for something to do on a nice April day in Charlotte, and I came across this place by searching "gardens". How happy we were to find this place. So quiet and beautiful. I have seen many pictures of blue birds,...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

An absolute must see in Charlotte. It's a beautiful garden with a great variety of plants and birds. Excellent for families and nature lovers.

Thank Maria de Fatima Z
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This jewel of a garden is located in one of Charlotte's loveliest neighborhoods. If you are a gardener, check out their bi-yearly sales, featuring unusual plants, and gardeners who have the expertise to help you know what to buy, and how and when to plant...More

Thank Lynn8894
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This place is so beautiful and quiet, right in the heart of the city! Near the shops on Selwyn and Park Road Shopping Center, which is where one can get a bite to eat before or after.

Thank mary p
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

The garden is beautiful the story behind the garden should be a movie. Well worth the money to walk around and view this amazing garden in a very nice part of town

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We happened by Wing Haven and it was a perfect March day. Even though not all plants were flowering, there was beauty everywhere. The visit was also educational, but most of all a time-out from the hustle of the city. I would love to visit...More

Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed April 27, 2017

It is a small, lovely walk through a backyard of a suburban home in Myers Park. We were disappointed that there were no flowers except a few rose bushes, even in beautiful weather at end of April. The water features are nothing spectacular and although...More

4  Thank Nathan L
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Wonderful 2 hour meandering walk thru labyrinth of brick pathways lined with herb garden, rose garden , frog pond, and many water features. Tender history. Fascinating house to tour. Have gone back numerous times. Open limited schedule because manned by volunteers.

3  Thank Ann S
Reviewed January 18, 2017

this garden is tucked into a quiet neighborhood, entry is nominal, there are plant sales in spring. wonderful spot to get away from the world.

1  Thank Carla Z
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Jake M
November 5, 2017|
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Response from mary p | Reviewed this property |
There is interest all year long. Spring and fall are particularly wonderous, April, May and Sept, Oct. With the climate changing so much now, the months of spring and fall are shifting and the weather is hard to predict, so... More
Brenda H
July 29, 2017|
Response from Anthony S | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe they are we did not see any dogs when we was there
Linda S
September 15, 2016|
Response from events623 | Property representative |
Thank you Linda. I hope you enjoyed your visit - remember the gardens are now open year-round Wednesday through Saturday from 10 am - 5 pm. -- Wing Haven