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Cape Fear Botanical Garden

536 N Eastern Blvd, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5100
+1 910-486-0221
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Pleasant plants - cordial folk

We enjoyed the portions of the garden we could see (arrived not long before closing). If you like... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Kevin R
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Bountiful
A wonderful afternoon!

We spent an afternoon wandering the paths and admiring the many different gardens and had a great... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Tiny E
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Fayetteville, West Virginia
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Cape Fear Botanical Garden is a premier destination in Fayetteville, NC. We provide an urban oasis for local residents and visitors alike, as well as educational programming and recreational activities to strengthen our community.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
536 N Eastern Blvd, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5100
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+1 910-486-0221
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"general store"
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"children's garden"
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"flowers and plants"
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"beautiful place to visit"
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"relaxing walk"
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"gift shop"
in 17 reviews
"room for improvement"
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"nature lovers"
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"vegetable garden"
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"cape fear"
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"plant life"
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"different areas"
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"gardens are beautiful"
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"family membership"
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We enjoyed the portions of the garden we could see (arrived not long before closing). If you like a wide variety of plants, this place is a great visit.

Thank Kevin R
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We spent an afternoon wandering the paths and admiring the many different gardens and had a great time. The vast catalog of plants and trees can keep you enthralled for hours.

Thank Tiny E
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place to visit, friendly and courteous staff. Amazing variety of local plants and wildlife, recovering well from the hurricane. Dedicated volunteers who help maintain the gardens and grounds.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

There is a lot of money invested to maintain this garden. A great place to take a stroll while visiting Fayetteville.

Thank DANnAMYT
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

The gardens here a beautuful and full. We enjoyed exploring the different flowers and beautiful pieces. We were able to take some amazing photos. It is definitely a well taken care of garden year round.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We again went to the light show at cape fear botanical gardens. It was better this year, I liked the set u with Santa in a small house and crafts inside we had great fun. and the kids loved it.

Thank dennisandluanm
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have visited several times in the past few months. It’s really close to downtown Fayetteville. They had several weddings going on the same day in different areas of the gardens, but everyone was still so friendly and helpful. This place is...More

Thank mdaughtrymusic
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Loved walking through the garden and viewing all the display of flowers. My wife and I spent about 2 hours in the garden. We had a great time.

Thank Mike G
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

The Fayetteville Botanical Gardens was once just woods called a park. It has since been turned into a most lovely place to visit. Christmas is my favorite time at the gardens. At Christmas the trees and surrounding vegetation are full of beautiful colored lights. It’s...More

Thank Janet B
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Ok, this place is stunningly beautiful now that the renovations are complete and the grounds have grown to maturity. The holiday seasons are especially nice with the added decorations depending on the events.

Thank Timothy I
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Sydni B
25 April 2016|
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Response from Rebecca K | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. Their website will have a definite answer.
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SANDY Y
8 August 2015|
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Response from wyzefool | Reviewed this property |
The Gardens are peaceful, pleasant, beautifully landscaped, with several distinct plant collections and a children's garden. We enjoyed our visit. Fayetteville doesn't offer a whole lot of family activities; this and... More
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331flower1957
12 March 2015|
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Response from CapeFearBG | Property representative |
Hi! Garden hours are now 10 am to 5 pm, weather permitting, through the beginning of November.
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