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“Great Gardens”
Review of Airlie Gardens

Airlie Gardens
Ranked #2 of 114 things to do in Wilmington
Certificate of Excellence
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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great Gardens”
Reviewed June 18, 2013

Really enjoyed going here, small enough to see everything in a couple of hours. The frog sculptures are cute.

Visited June 2013
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Aiken, South Carolina
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“wonderful walk”
Reviewed June 18, 2013

This is a beautiful place to stroll and enjoy all of the lovely flowers and the lake on the property. The walk is easy--no hills to climb. And they give you a map to explain some of the better known areas. We visited while there was a ribbet exhibit--a very amusing series of frog sculptures scattered throughout, each with a sign on them to explain what each frog is doing--for example, there was a bird watching frog and a fishing frog--very cute and quite well done. A great way to spend a bit of time while in Wilmington.

Visited June 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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“Lovely”
Reviewed June 15, 2013

I enjoyed the garden even without all the blooming flowers. It was a dreary day and we actually got stuck in the rain but I still had a great time. There weren't many people and that was nice. We wondered around thinking of who may have walked the same paths many years before. Great place!

Visited June 2013
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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“Great grounds.”
Reviewed June 13, 2013

Lovely and well kept grounds. Loved the glass bottle sculpture and the old oak tree. Enjoyed the butterfly house. Would be a great place to bring kids and just throw down a blanket and have a pic-nic. I heard they have shows and concerts in the summer which I am sure are terrific.

Visited May 2013
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Fairfield, Connecticut
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47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Beautiful and magical”
Reviewed June 10, 2013

Loved this hidden gem! Only wished I'd known about it earlier. The garden is vast and beautiful, with many highlights to see including an enormous live oak, the "bottle cathedral" made entirely of glass bottles, and the butterfly house and surrounding fountains. Loved the pergolas and columns in one area that were draped in sweet-scented jasmine. Heaven!

Visited July 2012
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