Elizabethan Gardens, Manteo
(3.7/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
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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  • We enjoyed a wonderful venture to the gardens. While it was November, the gardens were still most beautiful. Can't wait to schedule a Spring outing. 
  • My wife & I try to visit the Outer Banks of North Carolina twice a year--and we always plan a visit to The Elizabethan Gardens. There seems to always be plenty of things in bloom, regardless of the se...  more »
  • Like walking in the woods with many mosquitoes. Save your MONEY. Everything dying or dead. Waste of time