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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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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“butterfly house” (102 reviews)
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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

Despite the recent problems with hurricane Irma, Fairchild Gardens was open and welcoming to the public. It's a delightful couple of hours or a day there. There is a tram that let you see the entire acreage. There are many exhibits the tropical plants and...More

Thank Susan_Gulfport
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One can learn a lot about the local flora and fauna of South Florida by taking a leisurely stroll around the garden.

Thank S R
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This Tropical Botanic Garden is more an 80 acre botanic garden, with extensive collections of rare tropical plants including palms, cycads, flowering trees and vines. This garden is for the nature lover:-)

Thank astridmiami
Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you are into flora and fauna, quite walks and just a gentle time then his is the place for you. Has a great hot house with orchids, ponds, trees, waterfalls and some very nice plants and features. No rides, no loud games, no children...More

Thank LGolden33324
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Has always been a place of serenity and beauty. Always an educational experience. I've been going there for years and always see something new and learn something that I didn't previously know. I highly recommend you visit - you'll be glad you did.

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My daughter and I visited here late August 2017. They were offering 50% off for the month but, in hind-site, it was worth full price. $25.00 per adult. The grounds are breathtaking. They offer a tram ride with a tour guide but, we elected just...More

Thank stephen p
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Beautiful and big botanical garden where one can walk along its several paths lined with gorgeous orchids and abundant variety of tropical palm trees and exotic plants. It counts with approximately 11 or 13 lakes a butterfly conservatory housing larvae from different parts of the...More

Thank Liliana N
Reviewed 13 August 2017

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 12 August 2017 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 5 August 2017

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
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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
3 November 2016|
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Response from FairchildGarden | Property representative |
Hi marathongal: Yes! You may host your picnic in the Garden. Enjoy!
16 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.