JC Raulston Arboretum
The JC Raulston Arboretum is a nationally acclaimed garden with one of the largest and most diverse collections of landscape plants adapted for landscape use in the Southeast.
Beautiful Gardens.. close to the NC museum of Art , great for an afternoon of taking pictures.
The JC Raulston Arboretum is a 10-acre arboretum and botanical garden administered by North Carolina State University, and located at 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina. It is open daily to the public without charge.
This arboretum features a great selection of southern-hardy plants and trees and great photo ops. Worth a visit, take a picnic or grab lunch at the nearby Neomonde Bakery and Deli and make a memory. Wear sunscreen or bring a hat. Free parking.
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