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Address: Cameron Ave. and Raleigh St., UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Phone Number: 919/962-0522

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Beautiful gardens!

http://www.unc.edu/interactive-tour/landmarks/coker-arboretum/ These are varied and beautiful gardens in the midst of the University of North Carolina's campus. They are free... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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90 reviews 90 reviews
26 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

http://www.unc.edu/interactive-tour/landmarks/coker-arboretum/ These are varied and beautiful gardens in the midst of the University of North Carolina's campus. They are free to walk through, and definitely worth visiting several times a year to see the change in plants. Very nice!

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Charlotte
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75 reviews 75 reviews
17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We finally took the time to make an intentional visit into the Coker Arboretum, and we are glad we did. It is a lovely and peaceful place (even with many seniors making some cap-and-gown graduation photos). The collection of plants is well-maintained and well-identified. Though small, the Arboretum is an excellent place of a stroll, or to sit and relax... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This quiet, beautiful arboretum is one of my favorite places in Chapel Hill. I love to experience the change of seasons her as well as just walk through or sit there any time. It is well maintained and has wonderful trees, shrubs and flowers depending on the time of year. It is a gem just on the edge of downtown... More 

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Fes-Boulemane Region, Morocco
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Not always well maintained in the winter but always lovely for a destressing stroll. It's not very big but the location on campus is perfect.

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Dresden, Maine
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We had a great visit to this arboretum on the University of North Carolina campus. There are some enormous trees here. The site feels very peaceful. Plants are well labeled and the grounds were very tidy. We would definitely visit this cozy green space again when we are in the area.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Right inside the UNC Campus so very convenient to add to a tour. Pretty but small area. Lots of secluded places to sit and relax. All the plants and trees are labeled so that was very interesting.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

What a treat to have such a beautiful spot right in the middle of UNC's campus. It's a tranquil place where you can find students studying, or just relaxing, taking in the beauty of flowers and trees.

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123 reviews 123 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

One of the most amazing spaces on any university campuses. It is truly lovely at any time of the year.

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Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
20 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We brought our puppy for a walk through the Coker Arboretum and were so pleased with the beautiful, scenic pathway we found. It's a gorgeous arboretum and the perfect place for a Sunday afternoon stroll!

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Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Oasis on UNC campus, a great stroll, sit on the benches in God's bounty, quiet study spot..stop by near Morehead Planetarium

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