Fairchild Tropical Botanic GardenFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Established in 1938 and comprising 83 acres in Miami, Fla., Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to exploring, explaining and conserving the world of tropical plants. The world-renowned plant collections feature palms, cycads, orchids, tropical fruit trees and more. Fairchild has the largest education program of any metropolitan area, reaching more than 200,000 schoolchildren each year with environmental programs like The Fairchild Challenge. It aims to inspire a greater knowledge and love for plants and gardening so that all can enjoy the beauty and bounty of the tropical world. Special events include Chocolate, Mango, Orchid and Edible Garden Festivals in addition to an annual art exhibition, concerts, plant sales and more.

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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Coral Gables, FL 33156
Phone: 3056671651
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Website: http://www.fairchildgarden.org
Location: 11-20 Miles Away

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The moment you enter Fairchild you are transported to the tropics. Sweet fragrances wafting in the warm breezes will remind you of dreams of paradise. Walk under the exotic Vine Pergola with dozens of beautiful flowering vines including ones with sky-blue or jade-green and even candy corn-hued flowers. Explore the Simons Rainforest and find yourself along a rushing stream with surprising waterfalls and petite cascades. Enter the delightful Wings of the Tropics exhibit in The Clinton Family Conservatory and find yourself in a world filled with strikingly colorful butterflies flying to nectar-filled flowers. Nowhere else on earth will you see these amazing plants, incredible vistas and experience the pure tropical ambiance that is Fairchild.

Every great experience should include great food. Here at Fairchild, we offer award-wining dining options like the Glasshouse Cafe's delicious tropical fare and panoramic views into the Wings of the Tropics exhibit; the Lakeside Cafe offers lighter on-the-go options as well as stunning lakeside seating; or, you can bring your own food and enjoy a relaxing picnic.

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