Consists of 400+ acres of natural area with hiking/biking trails, lakes, woods, and various open areas, shelters, and playgrounds. The new ADA compliant Aquatic Center is across form the Bradley’s Fun For All Playground. Camping Facilities include RV/trailer with water and electrical hook-ups and ground tent sites.
The natural beauty of this swampy area has been developed into a striking exhibit featuring a half-mile, elevated wooden walkway that provides easy access through the garden. Visitors can see more than 8,000 trees, shrubs, ferns, bamboo and wildflowers, and the newest addition, ‘Joe Christian’s Serenity Falls’. Greensboro’s Public Gardens are facilities of the Greensboro…Read more
A 816-acre municipal reservoir that offers fishing, kayaking and canoeing. Rowboats, kayaks and canoes are available for daily rental. Three boat and two kayak ramps are available. Hours vary.
A long-time Greensboro favorite, the garden features flowering and deciduous trees, shrubs and annual beds containing mass and design plantings that bring color to the garden throughout the year. The adjacent Caldwell Park was established in honor of the Rev. Dr. David Caldwell (1725-1824), whose home and famous Log College school for young men were…Read more
Greensboro’s newest destination features attractions for people of all ages, including an interactive water feature in the VF Seasonal Plaza, the Junior League of Greensboro’s Reading Room, and the Downtown Greensboro Animal Hospital Dog Park. Market Square features food and drink from nOma and Ghassan’s. A monumental aerial sculpture by international acclaimed artist Janet Echelman…Read more
The museum’s collections consist of a variety of archival materials and artifacts that relate to historical events at Greensboro College; are directly associated with students, alumni, faculty, staff or administrative bodies; or that supplement the documentation and study of the United Methodist Church as it relates to the college. Within the museum’s holdings are college…Read more
Greensboro’s newest addition to the city’s collection of beautiful parks and gardens. Phase I opened in 2011 with the Main Entrance, the Rain Garden and Pond, the Michel Family Children’s Garden and the Greensboro Heritage Garden which includes the Heritage Plaza, Icon Water Feature, and Entry Wall. Unique public artwork is displayed throughout the garden.…Read more
This 226-acre municipal reservoir offers fishing from a boat or pier with a launch ramp available. Rowboats, canoes, and kayaks are available for daily rental and use. A lakeside picnic shelter is also available for rent.
The Art Shop is North Carolina’s oldest Fine Art and Custom Framing Gallery. Since 1899 The Art Shop has been serving the needs of fine art collectors in North Carolina, the U.S. and around the world.