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The Society of the Four Arts

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"An exquisite combilation of both Art & Foilage"

These gardens are very well thought out! Each path invites the explorer into very distinctive... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Boston, Massachusetts
Beautiful gardens!

We visited late on a quiet Sunday afternoon and there were only a few other people in the garden... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Miami, Florida
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The Society of the Four Arts is a nonprofit cultural organization founded in 1936 to meet the cultural needs of the growing resort community. The Four Arts campus is home to beautiful sculpture and botanical gardens, a library and children's...more
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2 Four Arts Plz, Palm Beach, FL 33480-4102
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

These gardens are very well thought out! Each path invites the explorer into very distinctive vignettes of lush vegetation. The clever layout of each vignette or "room" offers a focal point for each sculpture, which is meticulously surrounded by either blooms or greenery. This creates...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We visited late on a quiet Sunday afternoon and there were only a few other people in the garden. We visited the walled Chinese garden first and though quite small it was beautiful,in a way I was reminded of the garden equivalent of an ornate...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We spent half an hour walking through the beautiful tropical garden with many unusual plantings tucked into a very small plot. Then through the Japanese arch to the much larger and more formal Sculpture garden which contained about a dozen major works blended into lovely...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

This organization is one of the gems of Palm Beach. The Society offers a wide range of programs--lectures, demonstrations, exhibits, classes--which makes it a mainstay of Palm Beach's cultural and social life. It is well worth whatever one pay for whatever event.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

An extremely tranquil place. i being a philistine can take or leave the internal exhibits but i think the gardens are beautiful and never seem very busy which inexplicable even in season

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

If you've had enough of the beach or pool, tired of playing tennis or golf, and don't want or can't afford anything on Worth Avenue, then make time for a trip to the Society of the Four Arts. The stunning Sculpture Gardens alone will destress...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Our concert was so wonderful ......moderately priced...free parking...and then this incredible garden ....orchids growing in the trees....beautiful art....just breathtaking. An oasis to which we shall return many times. Pure escapism from the current insanity.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

It was a very sunny warm day and we needed a great outing. The Garden has a Moon Gate which had a wrought iron 'fence' preventing you from getting through. Like a Chinese garde there wwere many windows to view the formal gardens further away....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The Four Arts Gardens are stunning. & I cannot believe there is Free entry. In my area we have to pay admission for everything everywhere. As a Master Gardener, I've toured many gardens in many places ~ & this one is truly unique & memorable....More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife coaxed me into visiting the park operated by the Society of Four Arts - Music, Art, Literature and Drama, open to the public, in downtown Palm Beach. There is a reading library, meeting hall and a series of gardens meticulously maintained. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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kellie c
1 March 2019|
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Response from JDH82329 | Reviewed this property |
We paid 10 dollars to see the art exhibit, I am not sure there is a fee to walk in the gardens.
Janet S
12 January 2018|
Response from doug100worth | Reviewed this property |
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