Tickets & Tours

We are a non-profit organization dedicated to the memory of the lost colonists of Roanoke Island. Primary operating funds come from admissions, donations and sales of plants and gifts. We thank you for your support and hope you enjoy our ever-changing tapestry of beauty.

Admission prices are: Adults (18+ years): $9 +tax; Youth (6-17 years): $6 +tax; Children (5 & under): $2 +tax; Pet Admission (one pet per owner): $3 (see our dog policy)


For organized tour groups of 20 or more we offer $1.00 off individual admission, visit our group tour page.


We are closed on Thanksgiving, December 24, 25, January 31 and the month of February.

Tickets for WinterLights:

Adults $11, Youth (ages 6-17) $9, Child (5 and under) $6

Special Events Ticket Purchasing Site:

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. 

Questions about The Gardens? Read our FAQS page. Visit directions for location information.

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Admission prices are: Adults (18+ years): $9 +tax; Youth (6-17 years): $6 +tax; Children (under five): $2 +tax; Pet Admission (one pet per owner): $3 (see our dog policy) 

Take A Tour An audio & visual tour
of The Elizabethan Gardens


Upcoming Events!1

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 except certain holidays.

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