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Address: 1100 Atlantic Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-4883
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Tropical Gardens set in an old fort

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A fort that is now a beautiful garden!

Can you believe what a group of Garden clubbers can do to a fort. This is a unique place and these people do not even charge to let your family in-Its Free.Also there is a free... read more

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Gulfport, Mississippi
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Gulfport, Mississippi
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Can you believe what a group of Garden clubbers can do to a fort. This is a unique place and these people do not even charge to let your family in-Its Free.Also there is a free bathroom.Plenty of shade, trees,flowers and hundreds of other plants. did i mention this is run by a garden club free to the public next... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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63 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A completely free attraction located next to the beach, the grounds of this attraction are well shielded by large trees and are filled with a wide variety of tropical and semi-tropical plants. There is almost always a bit of a breeze off the ocean, so it's cool even on hot days, and it's also extremely peaceful as well. We found... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While walking along the beach we came upon this walled in garden. It's a great little spot to see local foliage and has some shady spots with seating to escape the hot sun. There is not charge but donations to the garden club are encouraged. We spent about 30 minutes there and would do it again.

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Thank Christine6363
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking through this garden was peaceful and quiet. Enjoyed seeing the plantings and butterflies in the butterfly garden.

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Phillipsburg, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the area multiple times and this year was the 1st time we checked this place out and glad we did its amazing to see in person.

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Marietta, Georgia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting adaptive reuse of an old fort. Some unusual plants, nice paths and seating areas. Worth the time if you are in the area.

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New Bedford,MA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice little tropical garden. They give you some info before you enter. No admission fee, but donations are appreciated.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely garden, both secluded and open to the ocean beyond. A very pleasant place to stroll and admire plants and artful scenery. We had a small private wedding here, and it was a fabulous location. Made for an extremely memorable occasion. Everyone there was so nice. This is a volunteer operation with strong dedication and commitment to... More 

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Oklahoma
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an absolute gem. We stumbled upon it one day while we were just out exploring. The admission fee is a donation, and it is so worth the donation. It's absolutely gorgeous with, stunning views of the ocean. The place is very well kept, and is a hidden gem of Key West. If you have an extra 30 minutes... More 

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Dayton, Maryland
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wandered in here on a Sunday morning and were treated to beautiful orchids, towering trees and flowers, plants and cacti of every kind. There are lovely paths that run along the beach and the canopy of trees over the garden gives cool shade. It's a delightful place and a must see in my book.

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