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Metals and Nature

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Open Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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I have visited here and made many purchases here many times over the years. I'm not sure I would... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Tampa, Florida
Our Visit

This was our second visit here, and both times enjoyed wandering the property. Beautiful peacocks... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Ronald K
Jekyll Island B
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  • Average4%
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“pig”(8 reviews)
Our garden has been open for over 30 years, filled with handmade wrought iron, statuary, and a variety of animals throughout two acres of mossy oak trees. Take a stroll by Boinky the pig, have a chat with the parrots, and watch the peacocks strut...more
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1501 W State Road 60, Plant City, FL 33567-9106
+1 813-737-1692
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

I have visited here and made many purchases here many times over the years. I'm not sure I would really consider this an attraction but I guess I can understand how some might see it as such as it is a really interesting and whimsical...More

Thank erinm512017
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This was our second visit here, and both times enjoyed wandering the property. Beautiful peacocks roam the grounds as you gander about. Their specialty is ironwork but have a tremendous amount of cast concrete figures and bird baths,etc. The prices I think are a bit...More

Thank Ronald K
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Metals & Nature has such a enormous selection of statues and metal crafts for your home and outdoors. The grounds is also a sanctuary of different animals. What was really cool the peacocks roaming freely. They have caged parakeets, parrots, and can't forgot Boinky the...More

Thank MonicaMains
Reviewed 30 March 2018

They are selling metal creations for the most part and some other things. The creations are scattered all over the property along with some antiques, a pig and many peacocks. I really enjoyed my visit there. It is sort of a crazy combination of things....More

1  Thank Tripper4Life
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Surprising retreat! Filled with twists and turns, Boinky the pig,and a gracious lady who greeted us at the end of our visit. We will be back. My kind of oasis.

Thank LivingTheDreamGirl
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Metals and Nature has a wonderful array of Florida friendly plants and gorgeous statues and metal craft for your home and garden.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Just stopped by to walk around and see what they had.Pretty cool place even if you arent looking to purchase anything.Peacock's on the property makes this a great little layed back place to just stop in and brows around

Thank Tonya D
Reviewed 2 July 2017

At first it looks like someone's very messy back yard. But as you meander through the multiple displays you realize that there is some order to the situation. It actually is filled with beautiful wrought iron works, statuary and other outdoor decorations. You also see...More

Thank cppptravel11125
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Wife and I found this place when we moved here in 1995. Very unique little roadside place. Things to buy and just enjoy the view. Always enjoy stopping by every few years to relax a minute off Hwy 60. Family place kids would enjoy and...More

1  Thank paulr502016
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had a lovely walk through the garden and was entertained by the peahens and peacocks. So much to see and enjoy, take your time o you don't miss anything. Really enjoyed it. Thank you.

Thank scotsgilly
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16 March 2017|
Response from Diego S | Property representative |
Free. It's always free to visit and there's never a need to buy anything. Just make yourself at home and ring the bell by the gazebo if you need anything.
9 March 2017|
Response from Diego S | Property representative |
Yes, leashed dogs are welcome; just make sure they're comfortable around peacocks and other wildlife.