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Metals and Nature

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Whimsical meets nature meets art...

This place is just charming. Lots to look at. Wonderful people. Really fun. Bring an empty van or... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Oak Park, Illinois
via mobile

I have visited here and made many purchases here many times over the years. I'm not sure I would... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Tampa, Florida
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  • Average4%
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“pig”(8 reviews)
Our garden has been open for over 30 years, filled with handmade wrought iron, statuary, and a variety of animals throughout two acres of mossy oak trees. Take a stroll by Boinky the pig, have a chat with the parrots, and watch the peacocks strut...more
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1501 W State Road 60, Plant City, FL 33567-9106
+1 813-737-1692
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is just charming. Lots to look at. Wonderful people. Really fun. Bring an empty van or truck. You'll love it!

Thank mcmac53
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I have visited here and made many purchases here many times over the years. I'm not sure I would really consider this an attraction but I guess I can understand how some might see it as such as it is a really interesting and whimsical...More

Thank erinm512017
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was our second visit here, and both times enjoyed wandering the property. Beautiful peacocks roam the grounds as you gander about. Their specialty is ironwork but have a tremendous amount of cast concrete figures and bird baths,etc. The prices I think are a bit...More

Thank Ronald K
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Metals & Nature has such a enormous selection of statues and metal crafts for your home and outdoors. The grounds is also a sanctuary of different animals. What was really cool the peacocks roaming freely. They have caged parakeets, parrots, and can't forgot Boinky the...More

Thank MonicaMains
Reviewed March 29, 2018

They are selling metal creations for the most part and some other things. The creations are scattered all over the property along with some antiques, a pig and many peacocks. I really enjoyed my visit there. It is sort of a crazy combination of things....More

1  Thank Tripper4Life
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Surprising retreat! Filled with twists and turns, Boinky the pig,and a gracious lady who greeted us at the end of our visit. We will be back. My kind of oasis.

Thank LivingTheDreamGirl
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Metals and Nature has a wonderful array of Florida friendly plants and gorgeous statues and metal craft for your home and garden.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Just stopped by to walk around and see what they had.Pretty cool place even if you arent looking to purchase anything.Peacock's on the property makes this a great little layed back place to just stop in and brows around

Thank Tonya D
Reviewed July 1, 2017

At first it looks like someone's very messy back yard. But as you meander through the multiple displays you realize that there is some order to the situation. It actually is filled with beautiful wrought iron works, statuary and other outdoor decorations. You also see...More

Thank cppptravel11125
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Wife and I found this place when we moved here in 1995. Very unique little roadside place. Things to buy and just enjoy the view. Always enjoy stopping by every few years to relax a minute off Hwy 60. Family place kids would enjoy and...More

1  Thank paulr502016
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March 15, 2017|
Response from Diego S | Property representative |
Free. It's always free to visit and there's never a need to buy anything. Just make yourself at home and ring the bell by the gazebo if you need anything.
March 8, 2017|
Response from Diego S | Property representative |
Yes, leashed dogs are welcome; just make sure they're comfortable around peacocks and other wildlife.