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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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Hidden Florida Coastal Jewel!

Relax at the State Park! Peaceful beautiful home to tour! Rocking chairs line the covered porch on... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Jana M
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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 18 July 2017
TheOldMan419
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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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” (17 reviews)
“live oaks” (12 reviews)
“old trees” (6 reviews)
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181 Eden Gardens Rd, Point Washington, FL 32459-5973
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+1 850-231-4214
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Relax at the State Park! Peaceful beautiful home to tour! Rocking chairs line the covered porch on the north side of house! Home furnishings are in excellent condition! Friendly staff is mostly volunteers with Big hearts for the legacy of the property! Take the walk...More

Thank Jana M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

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 11 July 2017

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 10 July 2017

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 24 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 21 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 17 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 4 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 28 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
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marie2theB
30 April 2015|
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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.
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Patricia E
28 January 2015|
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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
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Patricia E
28 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
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