Pinecrest Gardens

11000 Red Rd.
Pinecrest, FL 33156- Map It
Phone: (305) 669-6990

AAA Editor Notes

Pinecrest Gardens is at 11000 Red Rd. Features of this passive park with lush landscapes include rare plants, a banyan tree, a swan lake, exotic plants, strolling peacocks, natural streams and a petting zoo. Splash 'N Play, a children's water playground, also is on the premises. The park is on the former site of Parrot Jungle, a free-flying bird sanctuary that operated from the 1930s until it moved to another location in 2002. Guided garden tours are available with 2-week advanced notice. Special events are offered from fall through spring. Guided tours are available.
(includes Splash 'N Play and petting zoo) $5; $3 (ages 65+); free (ages 0-1 and active military with ID).
Hours: Park Mon.-Fri. 10-6, Sat.-Sun. 9-6. Splash 'N Play 10-5. Petting zoo daily 10-10:30, noon-12:30, 2-2:30 and 4-4:30. Allow 30 minutes minimum.