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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4233
+1 305-667-1651
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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 laboratory for scientists, and the opportunity of discovery for everyone. In addition, Fairchild has the largest palm collection in the U.S. and is also the keeper of the National Palm Collection as designated by the American Public Gardens Associations. With its beautiful paths, vistas and outstanding horticultural displays, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden provides every visitor with an unforgettable experience.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“butterfly house” (111 reviews)
“tram tour” (109 reviews)
“chihuly glass” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4233
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+1 305-667-1651
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"entire garden"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You cannot miss this amazing experience, must see tropical for any Miami visitor or resident. A haven of peace, relaxation nature and beauty. You will see unusual, rare and beautiful plants in a manicured environement. The butterfly house is a must see for all but...More

Thank Sybaritic8888
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Reviewed 4 days ago

At the time we visited there was an art installation throughout the garden called, "The Art of Balance" by Jerzy Kedziora. The nine, art sculptures depicted masterful, trapeze artists and were suspended in air placed throughout the garden's tree canopy. It was a fun, scavenger...More

Thank Iconcities
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden located on Old Cutler Rd. is well maintained. Its a beautiful garden with a variety of plants and flowers. Its a walking garden with facilities and benches.

Thank 387indy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. The hounds are imacuLate and the variety of plants is wonderful. We especially enjoyed the butterfly garden. The staff is incredibly knowledgeable and friendly. Can’t wait to go back.

Thank eden1975
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairchild Garden has a delightful collection of tropical plants from around the world. A narrated tram tour provides an overview of the garden pointing out the different areas such as the rainforest as contrasted with the desert plants. A fascinating butterfly pavilion has guides who...More

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in March during a four day stop in Miami. Delightful haven to wander around. Really beautiful gardens.

Thank Graham B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gardens are beautiful and well maintained. Be sure to take the free tram tour—our guide was very knowledgeable. The highlight for us was walking a short trail lined with hundreds of orchids—it was spectacular! We also had lunch at the cafe and enjoyed a...More

Thank Leigh S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read their website before we went but it never mentioned the tram ride through the estate. That was really good. The tram runs every hour starting at 10a.m. The last tram leaves at 3 p.m. It makes one official stop and you can get...More

Thank Barbara V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here because the Kampong was closed when we planned to go. I haven’t been to the Kampong so I can’t compare, but this was definitely a great experience. We probably lucked out because we were just going to do a self-guided tour. However,...More

Thank jengled
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

all kind of plants, trees, specially palm trees over 500 species, well managed place, relaxing, really beautiful

Thank maximot685
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Natasha O
28 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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GovMule
4 December 2016|
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Response from FairchildGarden | Property representative |
HI @GovMule: Yes, you can disembark and get on the next tram at a later time. The narrated tram tours are free and run on the hour based on this schedule: Weekdays, hourly from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Weekends, hourly... More
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marathongal
4 November 2016|
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Response from FairchildGarden | Property representative |
Hi marathongal: Yes! You may host your picnic in the Garden. Enjoy!
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