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Gateway Gardens

2924 E. Lee Street, Greensboro, NC 27406
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Southeastern Gem

Gateway Gardens is a welcome addition to the Southeast area of Greensboro. It has wonderful walking... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Renee V

This is a beautiful little park with a lot of neat statues and beautiful flowers. I came with my... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Stoneville, North Carolina
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Gateway Gardens provides a stunning entryway into the City of Greensboro. It is a playful and interactive garden, and a horticultural oasis integrating elements of history, movement, discovery, and community. Eventually spanning 11 acres, the garden currently includes the Michel Family Children's Garden, the Heritage Garden, Rain Garden, Gateway Plaza & Icon, the Great Lawn, and a Visitor Center. The garden is open year-round from sunrise to sunset. Admission is free.
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2924 E. Lee Street, Greensboro, NC 27406
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Gateway Gardens is a welcome addition to the Southeast area of Greensboro. It has wonderful walking paths, beautiful landscapes that allow you to intensely study the plantings, a story telling/ entertainment "ampitheater area, soothing fountain plenty of open lawn space for lounging which comes in...More

Thank Renee V
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful little park with a lot of neat statues and beautiful flowers. I came with my wife and son to have family pictures taken and we enjoyed it. Wasn't crowded at all so my son could run around and be his crazy...More

Thank ericwitt03
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

As it grows, this will be an awesome place. We spent 30-40 minutes there. The children's section is neat. Sculptures here and there, little things for them to explore, and nature. Very nice restrooms. Free.

Thank Beverly S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Someday, this might be spectacular. The outside wall, ornate gates and beautiful stone facade on the main building are shiny and new. It is so new, in fact, that the visitors center behind a locked door holds only some scaffolding. The childrens' vegetable gardens with...More

Thank HiTea
Reviewed 13 May 2017

On a recent trip I was able to stop by the Gateway Gardens and can't wait to come back and see all the improvements they were making. Bring the kids and enjoy a peaceful day in this beautiful setting.

Thank Chef Dennis L
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very interesting space. Creative at all turns. Good visual stimulation for children. Very easy access. The staff is quite knowledgeable about all the different plantings, and there is quite a variety.

Thank David P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Have been quite a few times, but not since the new Visitor's center opened. Go in the spring to see more blooms. Also has vegetable garden area (seasonal), children's path and reading area.

Thank John W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Brought my 10 year old grand daughter here. Although it's not completed, we enjoyed searching out the alphabet letters A-Z and there respective garden names. She loved sitting in the apples and walking under the butterflies. She was the perfect height to stand under the...More

Thank partygirl18
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a small garden that doesn't require a lot of walking. The paths meander around a variety of plants. It has features attractive to young children.

Thank 627shirleyl
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This place is awesome. LOVE the sculptures. Everything is so well done. When the garden is finished, it is going to be really really beautiful.

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Response from flfarrington | Reviewed this property |
yes, there are both restrooms and they are handicapped accessible as well as picnic tables. My wife and I celebrated out 10th Wedding anniversary there and it was beautiful!