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Botanical Garden which is worth a visit. No entrance fee. Great for strolling along the many... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2019
Wayne C
Very serene!

We walked through Mead Garden and it's so very peaceful. Restrooms are available along with picnic... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2018
Apopka, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was told that it would be a nice place to take my grandson. When I got there it had beautiful surroundings. We took the stroller on one of the trails. It can be done but some trails are not stroller friendly. But most of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Whtone1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mead Garden is once again a bitanical garden restored over thelast ten years from the original datting back to the 1930s. It occupies over 50 acres in the middle of residential districts, has a running stream, walking trails green house, buterfly garden, ampatheater, and tree...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kckelley31
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely public garden with free parking and no entrance fee. Lots of beautiful flower. Abundant birds and other wildlife. Nice walking trails. An Oasis in the middle of suburbia. I was so impressed I went to their website and made a small donation.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Everett D
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Botanical Garden which is worth a visit. No entrance fee. Great for strolling along the many trails and a picnic in a pretty setting. If you go in Jan/Feb the Camellia are in bloom. Beautiful colors. Dedicated Volunteers working who are more than willing to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 30 January 2019

I've seen the other reviews and I'm sorry they didn't have that great of a time. My family went with little expectations - just an arboretum, but we got so much more. The walk around ponds gave us great viewing of local birds. The walk...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 27 January 2019

It's not that big or interesting. It's a good stroll on a nice day. Walking the entire thing will take about 20-30 minutes. If you are a tourist I would advise against coming. It is not spectacular enough to warrant the drive out. There aren't...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ibadger
Reviewed 19 January 2019

We stopped by for a walk in the garden and stumbled into a Camellia show. The garden is about 47 acres and has a few walking trails, a pavilion, a lake and an amphitheater. There is also a camellia garden and a a wildflower garden....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bob S
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Not a single flower in bloom! No signs. Trails not marked. Everything overgrown. Boardwalk falling apart. We left when we saw the sign warning of poisonous snakes in area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Larry M
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Pretty area to relax and enjoy nature Not much was out for flowers this time of year and it was pretty quiet there today which was nice History of it pretty nice

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tenantrep
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

We walked through Mead Garden and it's so very peaceful. Restrooms are available along with picnic tables. Great place to chill or walk around. Surprised at how large the green space is for the location. There's also a community garden attached for people to rent...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Viola N
28 November 2018|
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Response from thesteevesgroup | Reviewed this property |
I think you can. There's a pretty trellis with pretty flowers around it. It's on the left side after you enter. Also has a little courtyard with some statues that would be nice:)