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Coker Arboretum

Cameron Ave. and Raleigh St., UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
+1 919-962-0522
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If you are in the area, walk through the arboretum. It is beautiful and has plenty of pretty trees... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2016
MelanieMac_1
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Merritt Island, Florida
Lovely spot to sit and talk

The Coker Arboretum on the edge of the UNC campus near the Planetarium is a wonderful place for a... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
s s
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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Cameron Ave. and Raleigh St., UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

If you are in the area, walk through the arboretum. It is beautiful and has plenty of pretty trees and local plants to see. There are nice shady spots to hang out in if the weather is warm and lots of sunny spots when it...More

Thank MelanieMac_1
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Coker Arboretum on the edge of the UNC campus near the Planetarium is a wonderful place for a short walk, or just sitting on a bench. The plants are all labeled, so I was sent there by my gardener to see what kind of...More

Thank s s
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Coker Arboretum is one of the best places to walk on UNC's campus. It is close to the Pit and Franklin Street but is always quiet and serene. It is definitely the best in spring and early summer, when all the flowers are blooming. Take...More

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This area is very beautiful all year around but now the weather is a little warmer it's nice to take a stroll through the arboretum. Also a good spot for a picnic. A nice retreat so close to the main thoroughfare of Chapel Hill.

Thank Angetbh
Reviewed 7 December 2015

A great place to walk around. Most of the trees have labels to identify what they are. Several of the trees are gigantic. Hundreds of years old. Several places to sit down and relax.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Not much more than some trees and paths in a few acres by the road on the main UNC campus. Don't compare it to Duke's garden as you will be very disappointed!

Thank BLP_9
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is a nice secluded small park that is on the UNC Campus. Has several walkways with benches to sit on. There is extensive small signage telling the what the various plants and trees are. The Coker Arboretum makes a nice romantic setting especially during...More

Thank Don N
Reviewed 28 September 2015

What an enchanting place to walk around, sit and dream, bring a book, watch others (once 4 college students were playing guitars and swinging from tree and hammock). It's not very big, and a bit hard to find in the beginning, but definitely worth visiting...More

Thank JM L
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Coker Arboretum is a small but beautiful little park on the Campus of UNC Chapel Hill near the planetarium.

Thank George W
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The Coker Arboretum is located near Morehead Planetarium. It is very peaceful and serene and a nice place to go to get away from the hustle and bustle for a while. There are many paths to follow to see different parts of the arboretum so...More

Thank NCTraveler2015
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