Kanapaha Botanical Gardens

4700 S.W. 58th Dr.
Gainesville, FL 32608- Map It
(352) 372-4981

AAA Editor Notes

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens is 1 mi. w. off I-75 exit 384 (SR 24) at 4700 S.W. 58th Dr. Paved walkways traverse 62 acres of rose, spring flower and specialty gardens with rare and unusual plants from around the world. In addition to butterfly, hummingbird, herb, bamboo and rock gardens, the grounds feature an arboretum, a labyrinth, a vinery, palm hammock and hardwood forest. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
(includes guided tour) $8; $4 (ages 6-13).
Hours: Mon.-Wed. and Fri. 9-5, Sat.-Sun. 9-dusk. Last admission 45 minutes before closing. Guided tours depart the first Sat. of the month at 10. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.