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McKee Botanical Garden

350 US Highway 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962-2906
+1 772-794-0601
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It's a Jungle

Spent part of a cool, dry afternoon here- the shady botanical gardens and lily ponds meander in and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aljora
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Vero Beach, Florida
An oasis

It was nice to get away from the busy highways and byways of Vero Beach. Once through the entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cumbrian25
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Maldon, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“water lilies” (65 reviews)
“lego exhibit” (39 reviews)
“tropical plants” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
LOCATION
350 US Highway 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962-2906
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+1 772-794-0601
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent part of a cool, dry afternoon here- the shady botanical gardens and lily ponds meander in and around circular patterns, which will take about an hour of your time, or slightly longer. Right now there's a wonderful exhibit that just began last month, and...More

Thank aljora
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice to get away from the busy highways and byways of Vero Beach. Once through the entrance, one leaves the noise and becomes transformed into a frame of mind that allows tranquility to take over. I won’t spoil any future visitor’s pleasure by...More

Thank Cumbrian25
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful garden and more, hidden away along a bust stretch of roadway. Periodic exhibits of sculptures or art add to the already lush surroundings. I loved the old structures midst the gardens, such as a pagoda like open shelter, or the large...More

Thank MHCSB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great find displaying a great view of tropical plants and trees. Well maintained with a very knowledgeable staff. No question is too difficult for this experienced staff. The visual display is outstanding with expert knowledge and individual experience. A must stop off when one...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a most enjoyable couple of hours here earlier today. The Garden extends to approximately 18 acres and is laid out with the photographer in mind with many beautiful vistas and avenues of trees & bushes to feast the eye. There was an exhibition of...More

Thank 1stglobetrotter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mckee has a very interesting history in Vero Beach and the garden is beautiful. The walking trails are easy to explore and filled with hidden plantings many of significant interest. The Hall of Giants and Spanish Kitchen are architectural historic gems. Inside the Hall of...More

Thank surfandskiFlorida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always something New! The water lilie festival is a BIG favorite. Don't miss alot of the local birds that call this place home. Get a season pass!

Thank Jen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is well worth a visit. The gardens are lovely and the sculptures being featured at this time are gorgeous.... The café is also worth a stop, the food is vegan/vegetarian friendly, and the desserts are great.

Thank Q9031MVlorim
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seasonal changes of displays entice visitors to visit. We have seen the lotus flower in bloom, dinosaurs, huge bugs, orchid shows, and currently some fine art displayed from the Congo. There is always something new. Tour guides are available, a gift shop, a cafe. Bring...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely beautiful gardens with various themes from artists all over the world. The Lego displays were out of this world. This week we saw an artist from Africa displaying life size welded pieces of African animals all set into the beautiful landscapes. We always enjoy...More

Thank Jerry R
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KathyWess
11 May 2017|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
Yes, we have a limited amount of scooters available year-round with the exception of our Annual events. You need to call ahead to reserve one at 772-794-0601. There is no fee. Thank you.
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Irhologram
12 April 2017|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
We have a Garden Café that is open from 11 am - 3 pm. They are currently closed for the summer.
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mary c
25 December 2016|
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Response from Five4 | Reviewed this property |
November 1st - April 30th - Adults - $12.00 - Seniors - $11.00 - Children (3-12) - $8.00 - Children under 3 - FREE It's a few dollars less for each category during the hotter months.
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