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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is among the world's best tropical botanic gardens. Here you will find internationally renowned collections of cycads, flowering trees, tropical fruits, vines, aroids and endangered species, which provide a living...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4233
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tram tours available every hour or very easy trails to walk yourself. Fun for kids and families. This is one of the best tropical gardens in the world. 23000 plants and huge assortment of palms and cycads. 83 acres so be prepared to walk and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BW350
Reviewed 6 days ago

My second visit and this time I took my wife so she could enjoy the beauty of the gardens. We walked around the central lake and through the butterfly enclosure and rare plants area. All were excellent.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sdf66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved walking around the grounds. It's like a section of preserved Miami land. Amazing setting, you have to see it at least once, preferably annually!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fairchild Tropical Gardens - Garden Nights open nightly in December by appointment. Walk thru Garden lit with lights and lasers, fairies and talking trees. Valet parking recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HugsFromSweetPea
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing experience. It was a beautiful display. There was alot of traffic to get into the event. The valet was a joke. We had to oay to park our own vehicle.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nataliapM3250RV
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved my visit here. Its 25 dollars to get in which isn't cheap but I felt it was well worth it. They have a tram that you can take around the tropical gardens with a guide who gives you lots of information about the history...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 825leilab
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wonder, Miami could possibly have the Worlds most diverse number of Tropical Palms through out the city. It has the correct climate for any Tropical exotic, but with the means and the money to import and plant. Here at the Fairchild Tropical Garden, they...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank michaelwysocki
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the first time about 3 years ago. After our visit, we immediately converted our day pass to a membership. We have been members since. Day or night, any time of year there is something new and beautiful to see. It is a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank billjack333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful night light display. Fun for the kids with taking tree. Allow one hour to walk through the gardens.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Santaone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess I was expecting more, way more. We've been to Christmas lights displays all over North America and so since we had a free evening in Miami, I thought we'd give Night Gardens a try, having heard great things about the Fairchild Tropical Botanic...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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FairchildGarden, Public Relations Manager at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi AussieWannabe, Thank you so much for the valuable feedback, and for taking the time to review. It is suggestions and reviews like yours that help us improve. We will be sure to share your experience with the NightGarden Team. We'd also love to learn...More

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emmyFortLauderdale
15 November 2018|
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Response from quicksword47 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any snakes, but I cannot say that the grounds of the garden do not have any unwelcome visitors. This is Florida after all.
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emmyFortLauderdale
15 November 2018|
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Response from Kia L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and also look out for alligators and crocodiles. Signs are posted around the property.
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Natasha O
27 January 2018|
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Response from Raymond J | Reviewed this property |
You can easily spend 3-4 hours or more depending on the day and the events that are going on there.
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