a red bridge through a bamboo forest at kanapaha botanical gardens gainesville
lilly pads with a couple on a bridge in the background at kanapaha botanical gardens gainesville
pathway through a tropical garden at kanapaha botanical gardens gainesville
colorful childrens playground at kanapaha botanical gardens gainesville
landscaped pathway covered in leaves at kanapaha botanical gardens gainesville

Overview

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens is a stunning 68 acre facility located in Gainesville Florida. The gardens feature 24 major collections visually accessible from a 1 1/2 mile paved walkway. Kanapaha Botanical Gardens is home to Florida’s largest public display of bamboos and the largest herb garden in the Southeast. Other stunning collections include a pond with giant water lilies, hummingbird garden, and rock garden. Bring a picnic and enjoy a meal amongst the beautiful scenery, or enjoy wandering through the lush and peaceful atmosphere. June through September offer the most colorful blooms for gorgeous photography opportunities. Kanapaha Botanical Gardens hosts many special events throughout the year so there is always something to do. The gardens have an exceptional gift shop which offers a unique and unusual array of items. Dogs are always welcome and Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are pet friendly.

Please contact Kanapaha Botanical Gardens directly for current hours and pricing. Check out our See & Do Page for other fun things to do in Florida and our Deals Page for offers and coupons for Florida attractions, restaurants, shops and more.

Phone:
(352) 372-4981
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