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Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens

#1 of 38 things to do in Port Orange Features Animals
950 Old Sugar Mill Rd, Port Orange, FL 32129
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An old Florida mixed historical place

Parking was across the street. Ruins were very interesting. I was glad for the shade. The comical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Barbara M
Ormond Beach, Florida
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Plants are lovely! Ruins are reminiscent of a long ago time and beautiful! There are even Several... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joe P
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Gardens where you can watch butterflies and learn more about flora and fauna native to Florida. Trails leading past a preserved 19th century sugar mill ruins and statues of dinosaurs.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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950 Old Sugar Mill Rd, Port Orange, FL 32129
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Parking was across the street. Ruins were very interesting. I was glad for the shade. The comical past history of Florida's checked past as tourist traps is here on display. Remnants of Dinoland are along the shady paths.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plants are lovely! Ruins are reminiscent of a long ago time and beautiful! There are even Several Dinosaurs Running Loose on the property! If you are lucky, You may find a hidden treasure to take home among the ruins and about the plants.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Our family enjoys being in nature. It was a real treat for the boys to see dinosaurs on the trails too. The used the map to search for each dinosaur. Bug spray is a must have in this adventure. Entry is on a donation basis....More

Thank klh007
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Sugar Mill Gardens is a very nice stop to make in Port Orange. It's beautiful and has a lot of history. It's not very big and you'll be done with it in about 30 minutes, but if you're in the area, it is certainly a...More

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful plants and scenery with benches to sit on and enjoy a book or if your an artist to sketch a picture. This garden is free admission, but there is a donation box to help maintain and keep the garden beautiful. Our kids enjoyed the...More

Thank LindsayNjoe429
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I saw the ad for this attraction and had to see, lovely gardens, palms, ferns and dinosaurs made from concrete from the 1940,s also, the old sugar mill ruins and a lot of history, a must see for anyone who appreciates our history and heritage,...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I guess we arrived in the off season because there were very few flowers to see and nary a soul around. We walked along the trails and looked at the stone dinosaurs intended to bring visitors to an amusement park. The old sugar mill was...More

Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I loved this location! It's a wonderful walk and so peaceful and relaxing. We went twice because we didn't allow enough time the first visit. We had our 2 yr old grandson with us and he was able to run and play. Also some great...More

Thank Andra B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a walking tour through the ruins of an old sugar mill that dates back to the Seminole Indian wars. Signs and placards describe what you are looking at and give information on the local history of the mill and area.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Passed by this place a couple of days ago and decided to visit. Very nice spot with trails, a historic Sugar Mill and settlement. Always a good thing to see natural areas and as a visitor, donate to their upkeep. It was evident just how...More

Thank Mark S
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Laura R
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Response from carole c | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know the species of the vines. Am confident the gardens would tll you.