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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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  • Average2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4233
+1 305-667-1651
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never been to a botanical garden as big and as interesting as this one. Be sure to take the free tram tour. This garden is very large and it is the best way to see everything and learn about the history. The butterfly...More

Thank doglover187
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was refreshing lots of fun it's a beautiful way to honor the outdoors. I love that area Florida right by Matheson hammocks Gables by the sea. The gardens are just beautiful

Thank susanhorn4life
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place so much. I bought the membership for the year. Might even purchase a membership for my sister for Christmas. She would love this place. I always have a great time while visiting the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Would give it 10...More

Thank Anne876Rothman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my moms favorite place in south Florida. So much so that I buy her a membership every year. The park is huge and if you love plants and flowers you are in for a real treat. Try to make it during the cooler...More

Thank kelvisMIA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Riding the tram through these extensive tropical gardens will transport you to another world. Our knowledgeable guide answered all questions and kept us thoroughly entertained and informed throughout the ride. The number and variety of plants, especially palms, is staggering. I visited a couple of...More

1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fairchild Gardens is an oasis. You feel as if you've entered a different world filled with quiet natural beauty. You feel completely relaxed. There's a tram that will take you through the various areas that comprise the 83 acres. You can walk as much as...More

Thank mermaid939
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been going to Fairchild for over twenty years. it never stops to amaze me! Children love the butterfly garden, art lovers marvel at the Chihuli pieces, not to mention the varieties of trees, the excellent explanations of the various environments, the orchids in...More

1  Thank Maria S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

My daughter suggested that we visit the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, and it ended up being a highlight of our trip. Although the admission fee was a bit pricey at $25, we enjoyed ourselves immensely. The garden has a variety of plants that you will...More

1  Thank Connie R
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place to spend an afternoon just strolling around or for those so inclined, an afternoon of aerobic walking. I plotted a course on their map and had a great great walk.

Thank Raymond J
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We love it here. Not only is it beautiful and educational it is peaceful and makes for a great family outing. The tram ride is a must. The butterfly garden is amazing and kept the children entertained for a while. They offer so many different...More

Thank Z1242NInicolel
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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
4 November 2016|
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Response from FairchildGarden | Property representative |
Hi marathongal: Yes! You may host your picnic in the Garden. Enjoy!
17 April 2016|
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Response from Shutterbug04101 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they sell flowers there, but you can email and ask.