Everglades Wonder Gardens

Established during the height of Florida's roadside attractions, Everglades Wonder Gardens celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2016. The 3.5-acre botanical jungle features exhibits of rescued tropical birds and reptiles. Highlights include a flamingo pond, alligator pool with 38 gators, duck ponds, aviary, turtle and tortoise exhibits. The plant collection includes 12 varieties of palms, African mahogany, kapok, fruit and nut trees, a bromeliad garden, butterfly garden, hundreds of orchids and much more. The Natural History Museum features artifacts collected beginning in 1936. Picnic grove, gift shop. Adjacent restaurant.



Educational Sessions Available, Natural Wildlife Viewing


Bus Parking, First Aid Station, Food/Beverage Service, Gift Shop, Parking, Restrooms, Vending machines

Average Visit Time

1 - 2 hours

Disabled Traveler Information

Disability Accessible, Ramps, Scooter/Wheelchair Rentals, Wheelchair-friendly Trails


Group Discount, Senior Citizen Discount

Guest Information

Children Allowed, Family Friendly

Hours of Operation

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Open Year-Round


Downtown, Historic District, Restaurant Nearby