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The North Carolina Mountains Sights

Botanical Gardens at Asheville

  • 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd. Map It
  • Garden/Arboretum

Updated 11/07/2012

Fodor's Review

Adjoining the University of North Carolina–Asheville campus, this 10-acre site has walking trails and displays of native plants, including a bog with carnivorous plants such as Venus flytraps, pitcher plants, and sundew. It's a fine place for a picnic, and not far from the busy downtown.

Sight Information

Address:

151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., at Broadway, 2 miles north of downtown Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina, 28804, USA

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Phone:

828-252–5190

Sight Details:

  • Free (donation suggested)
  • Grounds daily dawn–dusk; visitor center Apr.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 10–4, Sun. 1–4; Nov.–early Dec., daily noon–4
  • Visitor center closed Jan.–Mar.

Updated 11/07/2012

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