Welcome to Airlie Gardens! We are excited to share our garden with you. Last year we saw over 120,000 visitors at Airlie. Our goal is to showcase the natural beauty of the garden with our residents and visitors while sharing the history and ensuring the preservation of the area. Each year we welcome 4,000+ students to the garden to share our connection to the environment, protecting it for future generations. We hope you will join us for one of our signature events held throughout the year or just for a relaxing stroll around the garden. –Tara Duckworth, Executive Director
Airlie Gardens is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization whose mission is: To ensure and help preserve Airlie Gardens as an outstanding, historic public garden with cultural and environmental programs developed to serve New Hanover County residents and other visitors.