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Everglades Wonder Gardens

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Interesting Eco Activity

We stopped at the Everglades Wonder garden because we were looking for a quick afternoon activity... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Naples, Florida
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Second visit

We visited here December 2016 while on vacation and really enjoyed the Old Florida ambiance. So... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rotonda West, Florida
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“old florida”(47 reviews)
“non profit”(20 reviews)
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Come experience the Wonder! Travel back in time to Old Florida with a visit to this historic cultural icon. Established in 1936, the Everglades Wonder Gardens has an extraordinarily rich history. Your journey begins inside our small natural history...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
27180 Old 41 Rd, Bonita Springs, FL 34135-5405
+1 239-992-2591
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All reviews old florida non profit gift shop roadside attraction feeding the alligators botanical gardens small museum pink flamingos big joe hand feeding trees and plants on display large collection for sale great for kids couple of hours florida wildlife
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are in Florida for the holidays and had an amazing time visiting the Everglades Wonder Gardens! This is a beautiful and unique spot with rescued exotic birds and reptiles, with opportunities for visitors to feed the alligators, turtles, peacocks, and the amazing flamingos who...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They are still recovering from the tornado. Good excursion for young children. Feed the flamingos- that’s the best part.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the Everglades Wonder garden because we were looking for a quick afternoon activity. We were pleasantly surprised by the displays of animals including alligators, snakes and birds. There were also some fossils in the "museum." This is a wonderful place to take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank debp530
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From a historical perspective it is worth a visit. Rather tacky however. I understand that it is still in the recovery stages after a hurricane, so that may explain why. The young lady (ranger?) was very friendly and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Grace M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here December 2016 while on vacation and really enjoyed the Old Florida ambiance. So lush with old trees, palms and shrubbery. Was amazed by the # of alligators here, flamingos, tortoises, turtles etc. September 2017 Hurricane Irma hit and EWG had significant damage....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 579deborahc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time-BOGO coupon even better, got food to feed and had a great time. Just seems a little rundown and hoping that they are able to update a lot of the place soon. just the right size for a quick stay

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JULIA68
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended that you take an afternoon and visit the Everglades Wonder Gardens! You won't be disappointed. We visited at the end of November and a few of the reptiles were not on exhibit, but the crocodile and flamingo exhibits made up for that! It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ARThomas15
Reviewed November 13, 2018

So much fun that we visited 2 days in a row. The kids loved feeding the alligators, pink flamingos by hand and the tortise would come right up to you. Loved this place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TaxAccountant2015
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Awesome little zoo that allows you to get up close with many of the wildlife! Purchase food and feed the flamingos by hand and toss food to the alligators. Great displays well maintained by a dedicated staff. Leslie and Gary answered our many questions. Loved...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PG A
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit the Everglades Wonder Gardens after reading reviews from other TripAdvisor visitors and we're glad we did. Our aim was to see Florida wildlife and the attraction of feeding them was partly why we decided to visit. The entrance fee was only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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December 15, 2018|
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Response from 133twylab | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure, but if you give them gift cards they can use them for that or anything else. Hope this helps.
April 23, 2018|
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Response from Thomas H | Property representative |
Sorry for delay in answering, this question was overlooked. It costs $12 for adults, $10 for seniors , $8 for children up to 18 years old and children under 2 free.
July 31, 2016|
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Response from trigger194 | Reviewed this property |
Adults 13-64 = $12 Seniors (65+) = $10 Children 3-12 = $7 Under 3 is free They were undergoing a major renovation. But it was still worth the money to see the different exhibits