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Sarah P. Duke Gardens

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Address: 426 Anderson Street, Box 90341, Durham, NC 27708-0341
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A must to visit

This is always a wonderful place to enjoy gardens, nature and people watching. Enjoy if you are in town.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 7, 2015
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2015

Very well landscaped gardens and beautiful tulips when in bloom. Got beautiful pictures with friends!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

This is always a wonderful place to enjoy gardens, nature and people watching. Enjoy if you are in town.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015

I come here so often. I have lost count. It's beautiful. Each season offers different experiences. Bring your friends and family.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

We love the gardens and walking the paths. We discover something new everytime we visit. My favorite spots are that red bridge and the bird watching.

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Miami, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2015

The gardens are simply beautiful, very well taken care of with a variety of gorgeous flowers! I've never experienced such well kept gardens!

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Oneida, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2015

If you like flora and fauna AT ALL this is the place to see. It is on the Duke U campus and once you walk in it is like you stepped into another world. Absolutely beautiful. We have never seen such beautiful flowers and plants. The arrangements are breathtaking.

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2015

We visit several times a year to see what thrives in each season. My wife has gone to the plant sale several years running.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

Absolutely stunning! A must do! A peaceful, reflective place. I found it comforting when my nephew was treated at Duke Medical Center.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

dont miss this if your in Durham its the best gardens in the area by far the beauty serenity and peace will bring the world back to level for all of us

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

This is one of the most beautiful gardens I have ever seen. There are many different types of gardens spread out in such a fantastic way. The parking is easy. There's no entrance fee. Allow yourself at least several hours to really enjoy.

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