Fruit & Spice Park

24801 S.W. 187th Ave.
Homestead, FL 33031- Map It
Phone: (305) 247-5727

AAA Editor Notes

Fruit & Spice Park is at 24801 S.W. 187th Ave. The 37-acre botanical garden set within a vast agricultural area showcases exotic tropical fruits, vegetables, nuts, herbs and spices from around the world. Plants and trees, which are tagged with their common and scientific names, are organized by geographical region. Paths wind through groves of banana trees and around a lake. Visitors are invited to sample exotic fruits at the tasting counter near the park entrance. The on-site café is open 11:30-4:30. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$8; $2 (ages 6-11).
Hours: Daily 9-5. Guided tours are given daily at 11, 1:30 and 3. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.