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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC 28012-8788
+1 704-825-4490
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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden General Daytime Admission Pass
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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, the Carolinas’ Garden for All Seasons, provides guests a chance to reconnect with nature. Located within 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie, spectacular gardens, sparkling fountains, a conservatory dedicated to the display of tropical plants and orchids, a visitor pavilion, gift shop and nature walk await the visitor. HGTV named it one of the nation’s “20 Great Gardens” and USA TODAY says the Garden is one of the nation’s best places to “welcome fall with a flourish.” Committed to horticultural excellence, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is a must-see for all ages.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“orchid house” (47 reviews)
“water features” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC 28012-8788
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+1 704-825-4490
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"orchid house"
in 47 reviews
"water features"
in 28 reviews
"children's garden"
in 21 reviews
"tropical plants"
in 11 reviews
"holiday lights"
in 14 reviews
"gift shop"
in 34 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 11 reviews
"daniel stowe"
in 18 reviews
"entire garden"
in 6 reviews
"the chinese lantern festival"
in 14 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 11 reviews
"light display"
in 5 reviews
"early spring"
in 5 reviews
"white garden"
in 6 reviews
"for sale"
in 9 reviews
"well worth the trip"
in 6 reviews
"few hours"
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Reviewed today via mobile

It was ok. Beautiful lights and sights...more geared for the younger generation. It was a gift , so wouldn't go on my own.

Thank mzdollyparton
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I suppose April [and the fact that Charlotte had a cold snap] was the wrong time to visit because there was not much to see [not much blooming]. It's small compared to other botanical gardens my family has been too. I wish the people at...More

Thank DTBauer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

life can be stressful. I find peace in mind with nature. they have a wide variety of plants and flowers and extensive walking trails. I go back to my childhood with their model train displays located throughout the garden

Thank naoplinger
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Take time to visit the Butterfly Bungalow at the garden. This new display includes several types of butterflies including the monarch. Visitors are provided a Gatorade laden sponge stick to entice the butterflies to land. We have been to the garden several different times of...More

Thank Traveler57206
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Jim H, Public Relations Manager at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. We're thrilled to have the Butterfly Bungalow and the Pollinator Putting mini golf course here at the Garden this summer.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful Botanical Garden tucked away south of Gastonia. Has nice events throughout the year. Would highly recommend it.

Thank Zeewoman
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful way to spend an afternoon in (curated) nature. Stately gardens boast a variety of flowering plants, shrubs, and trees, including some native species. The children’s area features a meticulously constructed gazebo and a pond in which you can see several types of tadpoles....More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We’re here on our way to Atlanta. Nice manicured garden and good orchid collection on a pretty glass house. The garden itself not really big and rather too small to what i had imagined. However, it’s a nice family place to gather on a weekend....More

Thank Suria_Nataadmadja
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We are new to the area and we were members of Norfolk Botanical Gardens in Virginia. We love to walk the gardens and purchased a membership here., The gardens are nice and it is a favorite of ours.

1  Thank mikeyt62
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Visited the garden center which is under restoration, having received a lot of damage to plants from the recent severe cold and lingering winter. Several areas actively were being worked on while we visited. The garden has a very long way to go to return...More

1  Thank Sataviolet
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice calm visit. Not much going on, and no fancy events or displays. But a very pleasant visit with elderly in-laws.

1  Thank gvplfs
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leeandjudy
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Response from ak7rjb | Reviewed this property |
You can contact them at their website, or call them at DANIEL STOWE BOTANICAL GARDEN 6500 South New Hope Road, Belmont, NC 28012, P: (704) 825-4490, F: (704) 829-1240.
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Response from terrysH7743ST | Reviewed this property |
We go to see the lights every year. They add more lights each season and are also changing out older lights with LEDs. In addition to lights there are a number of other attractions-- the fire pit in Lost Hollow is a... More
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