Best gardens in Outer Banks

Check out the top gardens in Outer Banks, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Elizabethan Gardens
1. Elizabethan Gardens
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11 local reviews
1411 National Park Dr, Manteo
(252) 441-5711
Point of interestEstablishment
Tim
Formal gardens along Roanoke Sound commemorate the first English colony in America. Take a self-guided tour or…
Natalie
Elaborate gardens created for your enjoyment, and as a living memorial to the time when Sir Walter Raleigh’s…
Genevieve & Chad
Great spot to walk around and take in the historic gardens. There is a fee to get in.
1. Elizabethan Gardens
1. Elizabethan Gardens
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11 local reviews
1411 National Park Dr, Manteo
(252) 441-5711
Tim
Tim
Formal gardens along Roanoke Sound commemorate the first English colony in America. Take a self-guided tour or download their app. Shady…
Natalie
Natalie
Elaborate gardens created for your enjoyment, and as a living memorial to the time when Sir Walter Raleigh’s lost colonists lived in this…
Genevieve & Chad
Genevieve & Chad
Great spot to walk around and take in the historic gardens. There is a fee to get in.
2. Tryon Palace
2. Tryon Palace
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13 local reviews
529 South Front Street, New Bern
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 800-767-1560
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Stacey
Historically outrageous architecture and beautiful gardens, high walls, cannons and view of the water, along…
Allana
Take a step back in time & visit New Bern of yesteryear. Learn about our history & the history of America…
Dianne
Beautiful gardens, historic buildings, National History Museum with interactive exhibits. Worth a visit if…
2. Tryon Palace
2. Tryon Palace
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13 local reviews
529 South Front Street, New Bern
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 800-767-1560
Stacey
Stacey
Historically outrageous architecture and beautiful gardens, high walls, cannons and view of the water, along with an abundance of local…
Allana
Allana
Take a step back in time & visit New Bern of yesteryear. Learn about our history & the history of America. Take a stroll through the gardens…
Dianne
Dianne
Beautiful gardens, historic buildings, National History Museum with interactive exhibits. Worth a visit if you are planning to go to New…
3. The Elizabethan Gardens
3. The Elizabethan Gardens
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9 local reviews
1411 National Park Drive, Manteo
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 252-473-3234
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Rhoda
Beautiful formal gardens on the north end of Roanoke Island. Adjacent to the Lost Colony Outdoor Drama. Most…
Gia
Gorgeous tours of the gardens...hike through the woods, learn about the land what grows here and who inhabited…
Sandie
Beautiful gardens with shaded walkways and a brand new butterfly house open in Spring 2018!
3. The Elizabethan Gardens
3. The Elizabethan Gardens
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9 local reviews
1411 National Park Drive, Manteo
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 252-473-3234
Rhoda
Rhoda
Beautiful formal gardens on the north end of Roanoke Island. Adjacent to the Lost Colony Outdoor Drama. Most tourists will miss some of…
Gia
Gia
Gorgeous tours of the gardens...hike through the woods, learn about the land what grows here and who inhabited it!!
Sandie
Sandie
Beautiful gardens with shaded walkways and a brand new butterfly house open in Spring 2018!
4. Tryon Palace
4. Tryon Palace
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18 local reviews
Tryon Palace, New Bern
Premise
Cindy
The Palace is more than a museum. The gardens are beautiful, and touring the historic palace and grounds…
Deb
It's a high point in New Bern's history. Very interesting to all ages, includes History Museum and many…
Patricia And Edward
Historic living interactive museum, vast beautiful gardens, tours, and many events throughout the year
4. Tryon Palace
4. Tryon Palace
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18 local reviews
Tryon Palace, New Bern
Cindy
Cindy
The Palace is more than a museum. The gardens are beautiful, and touring the historic palace and grounds will take you back in time. This…
Deb
Deb
It's a high point in New Bern's history. Very interesting to all ages, includes History Museum and many beautiful gardens. Has a shuttle…
Patricia And Edward
Patricia And Edward
Historic living interactive museum, vast beautiful gardens, tours, and many events throughout the year
5. seagreen gallery
5. seagreen gallery
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14 local reviews
2404 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 252-715-2426
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Carol
Jewelry, Home Decor, Art Supplies. Everything is made out of recycled materials. The store is well laid out…
Kati
This is my most favorite shop on the Beach Something for everyone and the perfect place to find little gifts…
Chelsea
Locally crafted goods and lots of glass bottles. I love the little back garden.
5. seagreen gallery
5. seagreen gallery
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14 local reviews
2404 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 252-715-2426
Carol
Carol
Jewelry, Home Decor, Art Supplies. Everything is made out of recycled materials. The store is well laid out with nice displays. Also, all…
Kati
Kati
This is my most favorite shop on the Beach Something for everyone and the perfect place to find little gifts to take home to your favorite…
Chelsea
Chelsea
Locally crafted goods and lots of glass bottles. I love the little back garden.
6. Beaufort Historical Association
6. Beaufort Historical Association
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7 local reviews
130 Turner Street, Beaufort
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 252-728-5225
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Rob
Tour some of Beaufort's earliest homes, the old courthouse, apothecary shop and jail. Take a double decker bus…
Paula
There are period houses and garden on the site, a gift store, visitors information, and guided history tours…
6. Beaufort Historical Association
6. Beaufort Historical Association
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7 local reviews
130 Turner Street, Beaufort
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+1 252-728-5225
Rob
Rob
Tour some of Beaufort's earliest homes, the old courthouse, apothecary shop and jail. Take a double decker bus tour of Beaufort. Visit the…
Paula
Paula
There are period houses and garden on the site, a gift store, visitors information, and guided history tours on a double-decker bus. Many…
7. The Colington Cafe
7. The Colington Cafe
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19 local reviews
1029 Colington Road, Kill Devil Hills
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 252-480-1123
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Katie
Secret Spot! Nestled in a miniature maritime forest one mile off of the beach, The Colington Café is tucked…
Zachary
Upscale, eclectic dinner-only destination set in a tree-shaded Victorian house with a garden.
7. The Colington Cafe
7. The Colington Cafe
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19 local reviews
1029 Colington Road, Kill Devil Hills
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 252-480-1123
Katie
Katie
Secret Spot! Nestled in a miniature maritime forest one mile off of the beach, The Colington Café is tucked away in Victorian house…
Zachary
Zachary
Upscale, eclectic dinner-only destination set in a tree-shaded Victorian house with a garden.