Beachside to Boardwalk Family Fun in Carolina Beach
One of the largest native plant botanical gardens in the Southeast. The display gardens feature plants that occur naturally in the region, herbs, native habitats, children’s wonder garden, nature trails, outdoor sculptures, nature art (indoor gallery), plant sales and gift shop. LEED Platinum sustainable, green education center with exhibits, reference library, auditorium and classrooms. The Garden offers a free guided tour on the first Saturday of every month at 10 a.m. The Garden’s paved visitor parking lot is closed and locked after hours. Nature trails, Coker Arboretum and Battle Park trails are available from dawn to dusk.