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Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

100 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·

Tips from locals

Jose
Jose
March 20, 2016
beautiful gardens on Sarasota Bay
Lisa
Lisa
October 26, 2019
Wonderful Orchid display
Matthew And Claire
Matthew And Claire
September 10, 2019
This is an amazing garden set directly on the Bay in Sarasota.
Valeriya
Valeriya
April 18, 2019
This vast garden showcases a wide range of plants in different environments, including a tropical conservatory, bamboo garden, rainforest and more. One of the most beautiful botanical gardens in Florida.
Valarie
Valarie
December 24, 2015
This is a beautiful Garden filled with air and exotic plants. They have a place for lunch and several events.
Mark
Mark
August 30, 2019
Beautiful gardens and trees throughout. Nice history of a Sarasota landmark. Kids will love the play area too.
Debra
Debra
August 11, 2019
Great spot to see tropical foliage in a beautiful garden
M.J.
M.J.
February 17, 2016
Complete your day is Sarasota with a visit to the Selby Gardens. A more beautiful place to stroll on the water can't be found....
David & Alissa
David & Alissa
April 06, 2016
Beautiful botanical gardens within walking distance from home
Denise
Denise
July 20, 2019
Just a block walk away. Go south on South Orange Avenue to the light at Mound/US41 and Selby is right there in front of you. Entrance is to the right.
Cynthia
Cynthia
October 10, 2019
Amazing gardens, expert guides, plant sales and gifts, views in every direction and a Christmas light tour you don’t want to miss.
Carol
Carol
February 26, 2016
Call and check what is in bloom.

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Location
900 South Palm Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone+1 941-366-5731
Websiteselby.org
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM