Elizabethan Gardens, Manteo
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Inside the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, look for Elizabethan Gardens, a memorial to the first colonists marked by renaissance statues and meticulously managed landscapes. The 4 hectare (10 acre) park features shaded paths that will lead you through forests and colorful plazas, and you'll see interpretive plaques with useful information about each important sight. Numerous art and craft workshops and festivities take place here throughout the year. Check out the garden shops, which offer a selection of plants, statuettes, candles, soaps, and sweets. Before you head to Manteo, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Manteo holiday planner, to make sure you see all that Manteo has to offer, including Elizabethan Gardens.
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  • The Winterlights event was a beautiful stroll through the gardens with new displays and lights showcasing the wonderful statues and plants. A Feast for the eyes. Bon Fire and marshmallows. Movie for t...  more »
  • Nice place to take a leisurely stroll enjoying the lights and learning about the history of the area. 
  • Wish would where there during full bloom, but gardens where very pretty. Will definitely go back to see in summer months.