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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” (101 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4233
+1 305-667-1651
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Reviewed 4 days 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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No one, native or visitor , should miss going to Fairchild Tropical Garden, the plants are amazing and I am a native of south Florida and I had never seen such a beautiful garden of our tropical plants and the setting can not be beat....More

Thank rmF8340KO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large property filled with a variety of plants from all over the world. A perfect place for a romantic picnic, family outing, or wedding and reception. They have great festivals throughout the year such as Chocolate, Orchid, and Mango.

Thank 622elianap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit in family very pleasant, The park is full of surprise. The trees are beautiful well maintained plants and play areas are suitable for children. The butterfly enclosure is beautiful.

Thank mayabentu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the only real tropical garden in Miami. We never saw such a greatly maintained (all by volunteers) and amazing garden. They have their own DNA sequencer for research. They cooperate with NASA on project plants for Mars. They also have a huge butterfly...More

Thank Tomdesign
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Open every day of the year except Christmas Day! One hour tram ride, butterfly garden, palms, great gift shop, super volunteers - beautiful relaxing place to walk, chill or exercise. Garden cafe still being renovated but they had hot dogs available today. Hopefully it will...More

Thank mwooduk
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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.