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UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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A very lovely place to stroll around and enjoy a beautiful day. May not compare to some larger city... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Brian D
Asheville, North Carolina
Beautiful Garden

Beautiful Asian garden. Easy access walking trails through out the gardens. I did visit before most... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
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9090 Craver Rd, McMillan Greenhouse, Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
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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.

Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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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.

Date of experience: November 2017
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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.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank FaSnizel
Reviewed October 15, 2017

My mother is an avid plant collector and she has never seen the variety of plant species as she did in this greenhouse and gardens. Should not be missed if you are a plant lover

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TrishMarti
Reviewed October 3, 2017

The UNCC Botanical Gardens are always worth a visit. The collections are unique and the horticulturalists are very knowledgeable and friendly. The Suzie Harwood and NC trails behind the Botanical Garden are beautiful (especially in spring and throughout the summer. The pagoda house, little bridges...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael H
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We had a good time wandering around the garden. For late summer there was quite a bit of flowering plants. The wooded side of the park was interesting too. . Well marked and labeled. We enjoyed the indoor greenhouse also. Interesting displays.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lori T
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

We visited this gardens as part of a first trip to Charlotte, as we often visit gardens when we travel. This one is small and somewhat informal, but nice. Admission and parking is free (park in front of Parking Services building, across the street from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This place is bigger than expected. Although the signage could be better, once you get your bearings you may find that you prefer to be lost in their woods! The plant sale in April is the best place to purchase easy to care for native...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank npotter2017
Reviewed July 3, 2017

My husband and I had a lovely day exploring and seeing so many beautiful and exotic plants. It was not crowded at all, so we had a leisurely, peaceful stroll through the grounds, buildings and trails.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Judah J
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