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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Coral Gables
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Home to an extensive collection of tropical plants, including many rare specimens, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden spans 34 hectares (83 acres). Opened to the public in 1938, its primary role is to preserve biodiversity. Discover colorful flowering vines, waterfalls, towering trees, and more. Don't miss the Wings of the Tropics conservatory, where you can walk among vibrantly colored butterflies. If you stay still enough, one may even perch on your shoulder. Experience the sweet smell of ripening tropical fruit at the Whitman Fruit Pavilion. The gardens also host frequent art exhibits. Use our Coral Gables trip builder to arrange your visit to Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and other attractions in Coral Gables.
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  • I have been there twice Chihuly glass blown exhibitions and for brunch and many other events. I find there is so much beauty in this place that it is hard to explain. So I recommend if once in your li...  more »
  • One of the can't miss treasures in this area. The garden is one of the important plant collections in the world. It's beautifully laid out and staffed with helpful volunteers who know their plants. It...  more »
  • Relaxing place to visit it the centre of Miami traffic madness. Well-signed and easy to find. Plenty of parking (free). $25 per adult entrance well worth it for what most of the staff there are doing ...  more »