Hours & Location

6206 Oleander Drive
Wilmington, NC 28403

Office Hours:
Monday through – Friday 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.  910 798-7660

Garden Hours
The gardens are open each day during daylight hours.  See below for possible garden closings.

Gardens CLOSED or TICKETED Events –

 The grounds will be closed:

Monday ~ April 16th @ 7:00am through

Wednesday ~ April 18th, 2018 @ 12:00noon.

The grounds will be closed each evening at 5pm until 9:00am for the following days:

Wednesday, April 18th through

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

because of the 2018 Master Gardener Plant Sale.

Thanks for your cooperation in this matter!


Free to the public.  Check closing and ticketed event information above for exceptions.

Small groups are welcome for short visits or field trips, at no charge, but please call ahead to register and check availability of the gardens.

Garden Map

Click here to view a printable detailed map of the Arboretum.  This map is also available on the garden grounds and at the Cooperative Extension Office.

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS:  Due to activities and planned events in the gardens, please contact Danyce Dicks @ 910 798-7660 to ensure availability of the gardens for photo shoots.

NC Cooperative Extension and Arboretum: 6206 Oleander Drive • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7660 • Fax 910-798-7678