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Mounts Botanical Garden

559 N Military Trl, West Palm Beach, FL 33415-1311
+1 561-233-1757
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Beautiful Way to Spend a Sunday Afternoon

For a nominal entrance fee these beautifully maintained gardens are a wonderful way to relax and... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Lots to See

There was a lot to see but I was a little disappointed that some areas were not very accessible for... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Brookfield, Wisconsin
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559 N Military Trl, West Palm Beach, FL 33415-1311
+1 561-233-1757
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

For a nominal entrance fee these beautifully maintained gardens are a wonderful way to relax and enjoy the outdoors. Various garden exhibits from vegetables to florals, succulents and cactus give the perfect way to get ideas for planting or for gardening in Florida. I recommend...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

There was a lot to see but I was a little disappointed that some areas were not very accessible for a wheelchair. I did like the variety of things to see and most everything was well marked which is not always the case at a...More

2  Thank HelvetiaCH
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We spent 1 hour meandering through the different gardens - definitely worth a $10 donation upon entry. Gorgeous views.

Thank erinmg19
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Unexpectedly across from the airport, this location is not a typical place for a peaceful botanical gardens, however Mounts is idyllic and zen. Amazing display of a variety of flora and some great water features to go along with them. Very helpful staff and plenty...More

Thank sabresgirlxx29
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Love Mounts Botanical garden located on Military Trail, off Southern Blvd. Great for locals, kids, families and events, Mounts is a compact garden that allows you the freedom to roam, explore, take a tour, or just relax. There's a modest sized gift store, many events...More

Thank DavidHHall
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you love plants, butterflies, interesting trees and don't mind an occasional jet overhead you need to stop in. The suggested donation is 5$ per adult. Worth it! They have many different species of palm trees which we loved. We were there in October when...More

Thank SamanthaJune2009
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

There's a variety of interesting, labelled plants. Good for the grandparents, who don't like to walk as much. When my group went, they were displaying amazing LEGO statues. It's near an airport, so there will be some airplane takeoff noise occasionally, though it is a...More

Thank ExpattyCake
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Located so close to the airport that the quiet beauty is sometimes interrupted by a plane flying overhead, Mounts is an oasis of tropical and subtropical plants in the midst of the city. Not so expansive that a visitor will get exhausted walking through the...More

1  Thank JudyABC
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I can't believe they request $10 per person. The garden is OK, but not very extensive or special. I have been to many more lavish gardens than this. And most University botanical gardens do not charge an admission price. We were done in 20 minutes.

3  Thank LouisePennsylvania
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a wonderful walk, usually not for kids. But, our grandkids loved to walk in search of the next Lego display. Great idea all.

Thank Louise S
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what is in bloom in march?
2 February 2017|
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Response from Joan K | Reviewed this property |
Blooms change every day. I can assure you, without a doubt, that you will be pleased by all the varieties of plants and blooms in March.
Is it worth visiting the garden in mid-February? Susan
7 February 2016|
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Response from Jimbilly | Reviewed this property |
As for what will be in bloom and what your expectations are for flowers I can not answer as I do not live in South Florida. The gardens are well laid out and neatly landscaped with many nice walking paths. I would call and... More