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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 5 days ago

if you love gardens, tree, and special occasions please visit and atmosphere sunny and rainny not cold roughly the garden is fun mom an I love this type of atmosphere

Thank Justin D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

FAIRCHILD Botanical Gardens is a partner with BioTech@Richmond heights high school. We are the only conservation biology high school in the country. Check out the Million Orchid Project or the NASA initiative to produce veggies that can be grown and consumed by astronauts on the...More

Thank blondimomma
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-visit garden full of unusual plants, gorgeous vistas, great walks, a rain forest, a butterfly sanctuary - and a tram!

Thank bsa819
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peaceful well-maintained center which works to preserve the plants of the world. This is a don't miss for garden fans.

Thank ekbstaugustine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite places to visit in Miami. Beautiful grounds to walk around and enjoy nature or to sit quietly and reflect. Early morning, mid-day or afternoon all have their charm. Enjoy!!

Thank greenMango17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, the host on the guided was outstanding and a volunteer, the foliage was wonderful and diverse and tour was very informative, a great experience, what more can I say

Thank Stanley H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect for families, romantics at heart, singles, explores. Check out their Rumble if you are in town then and attend their many events. The train ride around the gardens is great for orienting you and don't forget the gift shop!!

Thank Rubenzio
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I was raised in Miami and from an early age, considered it an adventure to ride down to Fairchild along the banyan tree canopied bicycle path on South Miami's Old Cutler Road. Much has changed there in the decades since my youthful forays to this...More

1  Thank Jane H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

If you're a mango lover this is the place to be in early July. I have attended the festival in several occasions and always go home with quite a selection of mangos. The admission is a bit pricey but worth every penny.

Thank lmg2727
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a garden of Eden that is a feast for your senses every tin you visit. We started back in January with the Chocolate Festival and have enjoyed the lectures, classes, events, butterfly garden and orchids time and time again. A hidden bit of...More

Thank Sara R
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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.