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UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens

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Great place for adults and children

Visited the Botanical Gardens on a very warm July day. Parking is available across the street - you... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Whispering Pines, North Carolina
Exotic plants

This was a very interesting place to visit. In addition to the green houses which have some very... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
bonnie j
baltimore, United States
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9090 Craver Rd, McMillan Greenhouse, Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
+1 704-687-2364
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Visited the Botanical Gardens on a very warm July day. Parking is available across the street - you need to sign in to get a parking pass. The greenhouses were the best especially on a hot day. Many very interesting plants and flowers that you...More

Thank Sue28327
Reviewed June 21, 2018

The botanical gardens is on the campus. We parked and walked to the greenhouse which had some very interesting plants. We walked out to the gardens and the only path we found was down a steep, gravel driveway/pathway. Since we did not want to slip...More

Thank Cappie G
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This was a very interesting place to visit. In addition to the green houses which have some very exotic plants, including the corpse flower about to bloom for the first time after 12 years and several carnivorous species!!! When done with the inside area, there...More

Thank bonnie j
Reviewed May 12, 2018

NOTE: Several reviewers call this place small - they must not have walked through the outside gardens! In addition to the indoor greenhouses, there are two enormous outdoor gardens - it's practically a park. Amazing for free admission and free parking. The greenhouses are pretty...More

3  Thank pobtm
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

The indoor hothouses are small, but very nicely laid it and interesting. The outdoor areas are well landscaped and maintained. A nice place to sit and think, and let the kids explore.

Thank Twiggasaurus
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a plant haven The world famous corpse plant is here Easy short walk and indoors with all kinds of fun plants No charge but donations welcome Free parking & Handicap parking lot as well. Great for all ages including elderly.

Thank Funadventures2do
Reviewed April 22, 2018

A very lovely place to stroll around and enjoy a beautiful day. May not compare to some larger city botanical gardens but still beautiful.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Asian garden. Easy access walking trails through out the gardens. I did visit before most of the flowers had bloomed but it was still beautiful. I would like to return in late April or May. I did not have time to visit the greenhouse,...More

Thank Chanda G
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Walking trails were varied and well marked. More than one entrance with brochures to give information about plants, trees, and places to sit and watch the animals.

1  Thank Betty H
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Spring blooms in abundance, great structure to the various areas, diverse styles of landscaping. Really liked these as smaller urban type gardens, you will enjoy.

Thank FaSnizel
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