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I first went to Sunken Gardens as a child. I took my children there. Now I take friends.
It is a beautuful old garden with a lot of birds. Beautiful peaceful walkways with gorgeous flowers everywhere. The back half has one of the largest bougainvillea...More
this is a very early St Petersburg retreat - found in the crux of the tourist areas, Sunken Guardens is the quintessential decompression place - the beautiful plantings and the surprising parrots, flamingos and tortoises providing wonderful nature is, of itself, a calming, decompressing experience...More
heard about this place from so many people and checked it out with a Groupon. it is well laid out and the map makes it easy to walk through. they are working on several of the exhibits right now that involve the wildlife.
If you are going in the midst of July summer heat you definitely want to arrive first thing when they open in the morning. It is definitely a sticky humid outdoor environment that resembles a mini jungle at moments with the tree coverage.
We were surprised when we found we could visit the gardens as part of our membership to the Mote Aquarium. (A fabulous investment!) This is a wonderful cool stop in warm weather as most of the garden is shady with water features, birds and beautiful...More
We were in the area for the children's museum but were done with that quickly so we walked right next door. This place is amazing and really surprising they fit all they did into such a small space. It was beautiful and calming to walk...More