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Eden Gardens State Park

181 Eden Gardens Rd, Point Washington, FL 32459-5973
+1 850-231-4214
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Skeeters really bad

The mosquitoes were really bad. The house looked interesting although we didn't go in. Not much... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Get away from the beach but bring bug spray

Arrived before 10 so went for a peaceful walk around the grounds. Old Florida with lots of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen K
Orlando, Florida
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Formerly the estate of the William Henry Wesley family, this lovely park features the Wesley mansion, manicured lawns and moss-draped gardens.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“house tour” (16 reviews)
“live oaks” (11 reviews)
“old trees” (6 reviews)
181 Eden Gardens Rd, Point Washington, FL 32459-5973
+1 850-231-4214
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The mosquitoes were really bad. The house looked interesting although we didn't go in. Not much else to see. The guard at the gate was rude and unprofessional.

Thank TheOldMan419
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived before 10 so went for a peaceful walk around the grounds. Old Florida with lots of beautiful oaks and other hard woods that lead right out to the bay. Not many flowers blooming now but the grounds are green. Beware that the mosquitoes are...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived about 9:30 am and were the only visitors there. The place was heavily infested with mosquitoes. I went back to the car after a few minutes, but my wife wanted to tour the home. She came back after a few minutes and said...More

Thank mcc0471
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Just got back from a walk around the grounds. It's incredibly peaceful. The landscape is gorgeous and a perfect place for pictures. We didn't go on a tour of the house (it's Wednesday), but sitting on the Adirondack chairs was just as nice and fun....More

1  Thank stuntunicorns
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Unfortunately we visited on a day that there were not any tours going on. However we still made the most of our time wandering and admiring the beautiful grounds. The large oak trees were gorgeous with the spanish moss hanging from them. We sat at...More

Thank our3angels
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The beaches in this area can get quite crowded and busy - but at this park you feel miles away from that. The state park is not extremely large and you can visit the entire thing in a few hours for some beautiful landscape. The...More

Thank KG_TXtraveler
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little spot that everyone should see. The big beautiful live oak trees are just breath taking and my pics don't do them justice.

Thank Treazuresrmine
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The Park itself is a beautiful place! However the Volunteers at the park are vindictive and interfered every step of the way during the setup and process of the wedding. They called their manager, and he even said, it was O.K. for us to have...More

1  Thank ScottzRoss
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We needed a break from the sun and are very interested in history, so this was a welcome respite. The tour guide was exceptionally knowledgeable about the history and furnishings in the house. The grounds are beautiful as is the bayou.

Thank MrsKA59
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Eden Gardens is located on 160+ acres off the beaten path on the Emerald Coast. The grounds occupy a beautiful setting and you should take the tour of the Wesley House, an 1897 mansion, while you are there. The house is loaded with antiques and...More

Thank Warren F
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Questions & Answers
1 May 2015|
Response from Theresa H |
Yes, it costs $4 per person for the home tour. There is also an entrance fee for the park which is $4 per car and pay by honor system. The grounds are open all year but on Tuesdays and Wednesdays the house is closed.
Patricia E
29 January 2015|
Response from Rmangun | Reviewed this property |
In general, Early March will have the magnolia and other flowers in bloom through April. However, March also brings visits from college students on their spring breaks (many southeastern colleges party in the panhandle... More
Patricia E
29 January 2015|
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Response from queenkirby | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I have never been during March or April but honestly I would think anytime between 10am & 3pm. You can look online under Edens Gardens State Park in FL & I am sure you will find all kinds of information. That is... More