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McKee Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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unique spot in Vero

McKee is a relaxing spot to enjoy a good lunch and spend a few hours. They have a fabulous... read more

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Susan H
Nice Garden and History

We did a Christmas Lights tour and would like to return for a day visit. Thus is a unique piece of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary P
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350 US Highway 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962-2906
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Reviewed today

McKee is a relaxing spot to enjoy a good lunch and spend a few hours. They have a fabulous sculpture exhibit this year that would be reason enough to go.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did a Christmas Lights tour and would like to return for a day visit. Thus is a unique piece of original Florida. The Christmas Lights were very nice. Great for families. There is also a cafe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mary P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very diverse set of vegetation over a bid park like setting, with nice paths and good facilities. Nice tutorials on the region and lots of information on local trees

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James C
Reviewed 1 week ago

what a beautiful place right in the city....free electric scooter for my husband who has a heart condition so we could see all the wonderful plants and trails....they even have a restaurant on site with indoor and outdoor seating.....you can even purchase champagne with your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank blanchardtiina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First night visit to see the Christmas lights and was not disappointed. Clever idea, walking tour of the park to see all the various decorations, trees and exhibits. We loved the train exhibit- well done! Highly recommend this for all ages. Lots of walking so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cherylm204
Reviewed 1 week ago

I opted to head to the gardens during their Christmas Light show. It was a little too crowded and parking was a disaster. I am sure it's much nicer during the daylight hours. I will definitely go back another day.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 915tracyk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The McKee gardens are an extremely pleasant way to spend a morning or afternoon. They are currently almost finished with a children's area that should delight youngsters which makes it even more family friendly. It has some beautiful plants, punctuated by some sculptures that blend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ishtar917
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two adults visited the gardens in early December 2018 for about two hours. Overall a pleasant visit. Easy walking. Interesting plants but could have used many more signs identifying the plants. Cafe on site, which we didn't try. Also preparing an expansive Children's Garden for...More

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

There are many different types of tropical plants and foliage which are beautiful to see and interesting to learn about. The grounds themselves are filled with history of the heydey of the gardens and the men who made it possible. It was interesting to walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rejean W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not have children in our group. A pleasant stroll through the gardens was enjoyable though. Worth the stroll but not all that exciting.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Caroline W
June 11, 2018|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
Sorry, no pets are allowed in the garden.
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KathyWess
May 11, 2017|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
Yes, we have a limited amount of scooters available year-round with the exception of our Annual events. You need to call ahead to reserve one at 772-794-0601. There is no fee. Thank you.
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Irhologram
April 11, 2017|
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Response from McKeeGarden | Property representative |
We have a Garden Café that is open from 11 am - 3 pm. They are currently closed for the summer.
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