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McKee Botanical Garden

350 US Highway 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962-2906
+1 772-794-0601
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Lovely and relaxing

I small botanical garden but really lovely. A great display of Kenyan full scale safari animals. A... read more

Reviewed yesterday
KBertin
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Saddle River, New Jersey
Great place to walk and beautiful landscaping

We loved it here and the history of the gardens is interesting. It's a little rustic- with stumps... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
taz321
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Cocoa, Florida
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  • Average5%
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“water lilies” (62 reviews)
“lego exhibit” (39 reviews)
“tropical plants” (16 reviews)
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350 US Highway 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962-2906
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+1 772-794-0601
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"beautiful place to visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

I small botanical garden but really lovely. A great display of Kenyan full scale safari animals. A great family outing or place to relax and appreciate the beautiful foliage.

Thank KBertin
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved it here and the history of the gardens is interesting. It's a little rustic- with stumps and trees with bromeliads and air plants growing on them. I loved the clumps of bamboo here and there and all the small ponds. I was surprised...More

Thank taz321
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love McKee Botanical Garden. It is peaceful and beautiful. A go to place for my guests! Always something special going on. I loved the LEGO Exhibit.

Thank Rhonda B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you into nature and beauty, go here. There is nothing not to like about this marvelous place. Kids love it too, as there is so much to explore. A must of you are visiting Vero Beach!

Thank RJ H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well laid out, beautifully arranged and labeled. Walking paths that are accessible. Well above average collection.

Thank Malcom71
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

McKee has many varieties of plants and trees, ponds, fountains, and charming rest areas. I visited at a time when the foliage was not at its peak but it still had much to offer, including a power-operated chair for us crips. I think I would...More

Thank tekodda
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The McKee Botanical Gardens has something for everyone. From now until April, the Gardens are inhabited by spectacular bronze sculptures of jungle animals - all nestled into appropriate habitat throughout the lush gardens. We particularly loved the winding waterways that accompany you everywhere along the...More

Thank DrQuinnVA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are always looking for botanical gardens in our travels. McKee has 18 acres of beautifully landscaped trails and waterways with colorful flowers and many varieties of trees and plants. As of January, 2018, there was a temporary exhibit throughout the garden of animal sculptures...More

Thank rob77ohio
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful walk and scenery!! Would have liked more trails. Very easy walk - handicapped accesable. African animal exhibit is awesome!

Thank JMPWJP
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here during a trip to the area and found the place to be both beautiful and peaceful. We were both enchanted with the place and look forward to a return visit.

Thank a-traveler-1950
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KathyWess
11 May 2017|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
Yes, we have a limited amount of scooters available year-round with the exception of our Annual events. You need to call ahead to reserve one at 772-794-0601. There is no fee. Thank you.
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Irhologram
11 April 2017|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
We have a Garden Café that is open from 11 am - 3 pm. They are currently closed for the summer.
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mary c
25 December 2016|
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Response from Five4 | Reviewed this property |
November 1st - April 30th - Adults - $12.00 - Seniors - $11.00 - Children (3-12) - $8.00 - Children under 3 - FREE It's a few dollars less for each category during the hotter months.
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