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New Hanover County Arboretum

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  • Explore seven acres of beautiful seasonal gardens that are open year round. Stroll along paved pathways to discover unique features including a water garden with hundreds of colorful Koi, a Japanese garden with an authentic tea house and numerous Japanese maples. Little ones will enjoy a children's garden and a cozy cottage. The Contemplation garden honors the five branches of the military. Special events are hosted throughout the year with Wedding and private event rentals available. The Gift shop is open 10am-4pm weekdays and master gardeners and a horticulture agent are on-site to provide unbiased research-based gardening advice.


  • General Info
    General Info
    • Motorcoach Parking on Site:
    • Pet Friendly:
    • Hours of Operation: Open Daily Year Round-- 8am until Dusk
    • Admission: Free
    • Additional Information: Hours subject to change without notice
  • Facility Info
    • Reception Capacity 100
    • Theatre Capacity 235
    • Catering Available:
    • Free Wifi:
    • Banquet Capacity 100
    • Number of Rooms 1
    • Classroom Capacity 100