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Fuller Gardens

10 Willow Ave, North Hampton, NH 03862-2228
+1 603-964-5414
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Beauty and the best

The gardens are in full bloom with all shades, colors and textures of roses. Our nine-year-old was... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2017
Anita L
Exeter, New Hampshire
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Pretty Gardens

We stopped here at the end of May when not many flowers were in bloom so really cant judge to much... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2017
Gerri P
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Fuller Gardens is a turn of the century public botanical garden nestled along the coast of New Hampshire. The grounds were designed in the 1920's by noted landscape designer Arthur Shurtcleff and the Olmsted Brothers and commissioned by Alvan T. Fuller as an ornament to his summer estate. The Fuller Gardens features 1700 rose bushes, formal English perennial borders, annual displays, Japanese Garden and Conservatory. The Garden are located on the ocean and entirely wrapped in sculpted hedges. Open from 10-5:30 mid April through mid October.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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10 Willow Ave, North Hampton, NH 03862-2228
+1 603-964-5414
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

The gardens are in full bloom with all shades, colors and textures of roses. Our nine-year-old was completely taken with the smells and sights. We have a leisurely stroll through the grounds and reveled in the beauty. The Japanese garden with the koi fish is...More

1  Thank Anita L
Reviewed June 20, 2017

We stopped here at the end of May when not many flowers were in bloom so really cant judge to much. The gardens that we did see were really pretty and would have been excellent if in bloom. it was in an area of mansions...More

Thank Gerri P
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Great day away from the beach crowds to stop here on a gorgeous sunny beautiful day. Only a few people in the gardens. The flowers are amazingly colorful and very well cared for by a professional gardener and horticulturist. The grounds are immaculate and time...More

1  Thank Paul A
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Fuller Gardens is located just off Rye 1A which is a spectacular ride along the NH coastline. It has an extensive rose garden, formal garden with statues, greenhouses with succulents and cactus and Japanese garden. This is a wonderful place to visit, a sensory delight!...More

2  Thank traveller9851
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

If you love roses the this is a walk for you! There are so many beautiful and fragrant roses to enjoy as you walk along the grassy turf between the rose beds. The adjacent Japanese Garden is a small shaded respite from the bright sun...More

2  Thank Riverlov
Reviewed August 21, 2016

If you love flowers, especially roses, this lovely garden estate is the perfect place to visit on New Hampshire's fine sea coast. Just a block back from the Atlantic Ocean, on Willow Avenue off Route 1A, the estate was built as a summer home for...More

1  Thank limeyl8e
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Very nice gardens. A large variety of roses, dahlias and tropical plants. Very well maintained. Beautiful place to visit if the roses are in bloom.

Thank PhotosFromNature
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Although I've not had the opportunity to see other "gardens", this was much less than I expected. The roses were beautiful and some were in bloom. The green house was great. I thought the price was a little steep, but I have nothing to compare...More

Thank Beth P
Management response:Responded August 16, 2016

Hi Beth, Thank you for stopping by and we are happy to hear you enjoyed the blooms. The visiting experience is most dramatic when the roses are in full bloom and it sounds like you caught us in between cycles. Fuller Gardens is a small...More

Reviewed August 8, 2016

I was really disappointed in these gardens. There were some pretty roses, but overall, there was not much to look at, and some areas appeared to be in need of attention. I have seen a lot better in other parts of the US. Just wasn't...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

The Fuller Garden is just north of Hampton Beach. It is not huge but if you appreciate fine roses and a majestic setting overlooking the ocean then do stop and take the time to smell the roses. Impeccably maintained easy walking and a small fee...More

1  Thank Freerein58
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