North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
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4.3/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web
North Carolina Botanical Garden is located in Chapel Hill. Make North Carolina Botanical Garden a part of your Chapel Hill vacation plans using our Chapel Hill itinerary builder.
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  • The Native Botanical Garden is a small community supported garden with a walking trail meandering through it. Don’t expect a formal and well groomed garden like Chattanooga or Atlanta but it is clean ...  read more »
  • Free admission and a nice relaxing visit with my family! I will definately go back in the spring when more flowers will be in bloom. 
  • We had passed the entrance to the North Carolina Botanic Garden, and are glad that we finally stopped. Lovely grounds, with enough information everywhere to satisfy us completely. Though we were famil...  read more »
  • Beautiful garden that showcases many of the great native plants of NC. The gardens are perfect for strolling and it is in a central location. It has a lot of great learning activities for children (and yourself) and a thoughtful children's area that includes a play area, bird watching hut and a fairy letter writting station. If you would like an extended walk you can continue to the great trails behind the Gardens.
  • Is a large will maintain botanical garden in the heart of the Chapel Hill area. Very easy to fine, and a great facility with a lot of educational resources for teachers and students. They also specializing in native plants for the North Carolina area and a lot of's sustainability practices.
  • Very well laid out and inviting as well as easily educational
  • Great trails, you are allowed to take dogs on the hiking trails but not in the garden or education center. Good plant sales, public art. Lots of parking. Make sure to park outside the gate if you are staying past closing.
  • Really beautiful, peaceful environment with walking trails, gift shop and benches in the garden.
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