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“Garden Paradise” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Pinecrest Gardens

Pinecrest Gardens
11000 Red Road, Miami, FL 33156
305.669.6990
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Ranked #31 of 279 things to do in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
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Miami, Florida
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
25 attraction reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“Garden Paradise”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Back in the day, this was the old Parrot Jungle. In the last couple of years it has been transformed into beautiful gardens, preserving many native South Florida plants and trees.

There are also events and concerts throughout the year. There is something for everyone, even a kiddie water park.

During the summer months mosquito repellant is a must.

Visited October 2013
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Miami, FL
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“Fun for the Kids”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This is the best water-play park that is free -- it's the squirt kind. For about 50 years Pinecrest Gardens was the site of the Parrot Jungle (which moved and evolved into Jungle Island), so there are some really nice, well-established, flowering tropical plants. Best part is that everything is free.

Visited July 2013
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Miami, Florida
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“Take your Grand Kids”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

They had a nice water area with all kinds of sprinklers for the kids to run around in, so have their bathing suits with you. Also a nice play ground and places to sit and relax.

Visited August 2013
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Suwanee, Georgia
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“A nice place to visit in Miami”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

A very nice and beautiful place to visit. The trail was very nice and easy to walk around the garden. If you have kids, they will love the water park. It is a a great place to get wet for the kids and for the adults to relax. I would recommend this Garden if you are in the Miami area.

Visited August 2013
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Miami Springs, Florida
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“Nice place in Miami”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Beautiful landscape, great place to go with the family or just to scape from the city noise. Lots of Tropical plants and flowers

Visited August 2013
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