Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden, Greensboro

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The Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden is a historical garden and visitor center located in Greensboro, North Carolina. It was created in 1976 to recognize and honor the 200th anniversary of the United States (its bicentennial). The garden features a man-made circulating stream, a wedding gazebo, and a variety of artistic and historical sculptures. Throughout, many different plants and shrubs decorate the landscape including annuals, perennials, flowering trees, and canopy trees. Greensboro Beautiful is a non-profit organization that raises funds for the garden, while the Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department oversees the events offered.EventsThe gazebo on garden grounds is a popular site for weddings and other events. Located in the center of the Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden, the gazebo can accommodate up to 100 people.On August 17, 2010, roughly $8,000 dollars worth of copper roofing was stolen from the gazebo and kiosk. The theft was discovered the following morning at 7:30 by garden staff.
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  • October 2, 2017
    Beautiful gardens filled with thought provoking sculptures meandering throughout a paved walkway makes for an enchanting walk or quiet meditation. There are many details throughout one should not miss...  more »
  • September 13, 2017
    I went for a walk recently and have forgotten how lovely this garden is. I remember planting a tree there as a 2nd or 3rd grader for reading the most books in our school. It is a lovely oasis of trees...  more »
  • September 10, 2017
    The Bicentennial Gardens are a wonderful place to walk,picnic.Very serene,and calming. It's a great place to get away and walk.The gardens are well taken care of!  more »
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  • July 5, 2017
    I love to walk here, year round. I love that it is dog friendly.. and my fur friends always have a great time here. I love that it always so pretty here, with different types of plants and flowers all the time. It is fun that I see folks of all ages here. Some are moms with strollers, some are kids getting their elderly moms or dads to exercise. Some are people like me, getting their steps in. It is a great place, with mostly comfortable, shady walkways to walk in, with a restroom when you need it, and water fountains here and there. Great job, Greensboro!
  • May 17, 2017
    I love this park. I always feel safe running here and I love the fact that they have water fountains for adults, kiddies and our furry friends. They also have clean restrooms which make this my go-to place to get in a workout.
  • May 16, 2017
    Have been coming here since I was a child. Such beautiful grounds and a great little picnic area. Also when I went there was a man playing beautifully on a fiddle.
  • June 23, 2017
    Beautiful, relaxing and tranquil. Such a peaceful place to go and explore. I was taken in a date to this oasis.
  • June 18, 2017
    Beautiful park. Safe and wonderful setting. Wonderful park to take a walk with the family. Great Pokeman stops.

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