Welcome to Our Lovely Gardens

Fanciful and elaborate gardens were kept to entertain Queen Elizabeth I during her reign. Our garden was created for your enjoyment, and as a living memorial to the time when Sir Walter Raleigh’s lost colonists lived in this very place over 400 years ago.

Located at 1411 National Park Drive Manteo, NC 27954 GPS: 35 56.2N 75 42.7w Hours vary seasonally. Visitation is by paid admission. Phone: 252-473-3234. 


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    Sunken Garden View
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    Summer Beauty - Purple Coneflower
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    Queen Elizabeth I - up close
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    Spring Beauty - Courtyard
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    Gatehouse Gift Shoppe
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    Winter's Rose - Camelia Sasanqua
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    Virginia Dare Statue in Spring
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    Winter's Rose, Blue Danube Camellia

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of The Elizabethan Gardens


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The Elizabethan Gardens is located adjacent to The Lost Colony's Waterside Theatre and Fort Raleigh National Historic Park on Roanoke Island nestled near North Carolina's Outer Banks. The gardens are open year-round, seven days a week.

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