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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 was amazed at the variety of trees and plants. The size and character of the mature trees was truly impressive. Highlights included a massive baobab tree, cannonball tree, lush sunken garden, exotic...  more »
  • This garden is incredible. It has years of history and showcases many varieties of plants and trees. You have to visit if you have time and if you like to walk outdoors. If you're local, they have spe...  more »
  • Very nice place, it has fish and games for kids, summer can play with the water to wet .conozcan .He has some beautiful parks and plants.
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