Welcome to Our Lovely Gardens

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    Dinner with Santa
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    Holiday Workshops
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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.


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TEN exciting prices! Raffle chances are $5 each. Drawing on 3.31.15
  • Nov 28
Black Friday Sale
  • Nov 24-29
Poinsettia Week
  • Nov 29
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  • Dec 1
Ladies’ Night at The Gardens
  • Dec 2-Jan 3
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  • Dec 6
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  • Dec 8
Ladies’ Night at The Gardens
  • Dec 13 & 16
Art of Centerpieces Workshop
  • Dec 20
The Perfect Holiday Wreath
  • Dec 20
This Day Has Gone to the Birds
  • Dec 20
WinterLights with Santa
  • Dec 20
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  • Dec 27
WinterLights Thank You Santa
  • Dec 29
Kids Craft Day

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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



Take A Tour An audio & visual tour
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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