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Sunken Gardens

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Address: 1825 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-4397
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+1 727-551-3100
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10:00 - 16:30
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US$69.98*
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Makes You Feel Like You Are in A Jungle! Worth a Trip!

4 beautiful macaws, flamingos + tall, leafy/flowery, very green trees and plants = my favorite things about this trip! GREAT customer service! <3

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Ruskin, Florida
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Ruskin, Florida
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

4 beautiful macaws, flamingos + tall, leafy/flowery, very green trees and plants = my favorite things about this trip! GREAT customer service! <3

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The gardens are beautiful and well maintained, the path is full of wonderful surprises, love the flamingos and koi fish!

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West Olive, Michigan
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nicely landscaped and maintained garden. Took about an hour to enjoy a leisurely walk down the paths to view the plants and flowers. Most of the birds are in cages and the price of admission is a little high.

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Saint Petersbur
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very good take- in. Beautiful flowers and plants Reasonably priced. Flamingos, Koi fish, parrots and much more. Relaxing and serene atmosphere. We enjoyed it very much!

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful park you can enter and forget all about the traffic and concrete strip malls of Florida. It is beautifully landscaped and has nice paths to wander around. Look closely and you find some local critters living among the plants. They have a really nice area to have your wedding among the beautiful flowers. The only issue I have ever... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Tranquil, relaxing setting. I truly love sunken gardens. Romantic, I would get married here if I were considering marriage!

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Montclair, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They offer buy 1 ticket 2nd ticket free if you have their coupon so ensure you pick up coupon book at local hotel or publix grocery store. We went in Jan 2017 and it was quite enjoyable for about 1- 1 1/2 hours.They have a few birds, and flamingo's that the kids will enjoy. Flowers are just amazing but had... More 

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Minneapolis, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The coolest thing about this park is you feel like you're deep in the tropics, but you are right in town. The trees are huge and amazing. The live oaks were impressive. Great color, lovely winding sidewalks, sweet little secret gardens. If your idea of an activity is to stop, catch your breath, reground, or find color in the middle... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

They refused to sell us tickets at 4:01 pm. Depite the advertized 4:30 closing. These idiots should make it clear they really close at 4 pm

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Philadelphia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty garden of local plants created by Turner in the 1920s. The landscaping is quite nice to behold, with benches strategically placed throughout. It's shady and cool, designed for quiet contemplation. However they have crammed large tropical birds into tiny lonely cages and people stop to shriek and squawk at them, horrible all round. And there are... More 

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