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Peace River Botanicals & Sculpture Gardens

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A hidden local gem with great potential

PRBSG has been open just over a year. It has some very good ultra realistic and modern sculpture... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
North S
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Punta Gorda, Florida
Still maturing gardens/plants, new botanical gardens with tremendous potential

Please visit and enjoy, only if to just support the beginnings of what will one day be a very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carl P
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Trenton, Michigan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please visit and enjoy, only if to just support the beginnings of what will one day be a very special place in PG. This property and the gardens already established, offer a glimpse of the amazing potential for these gardens and sculptures. Still 1-2 years...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2018

The site was closed to the public when a friend from the area drove me out to see this relatively new attraction. There were workers and volunteers there, however, and the gates were open, so we drove around the grounds. This is far from being...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

PRBSG has been open just over a year. It has some very good ultra realistic and modern sculpture. Located on the marshland adjacent to the Peace River it has some lovely waking trails and a walk that extends into the river. The botanical gardens are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank North S
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Some day this botanical garden will be a nice place to visit, but not yet. This is a work in progress and the owners should not be charging $12 admission for such a paucity of an attraction. Other than the Koi pond( $1 for food...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

I have a bad back and use a cane. Prior to going, I looked on Google maps to make sure I could walk this garden. Little did I know that the parking lot was so far away. I knew it would be a struggle to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank MillieS65
Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is a hidden gem nestled in Punta Gorda! Look forward to visiting again. Nice place to see some awesome sculptures and learn about native vegetation.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent a couple hours at the Gardens. Even though September is hot in was a cloudier day. Feeding the Koi was awesome, the sculptures were interesting. Sitting on the gazebo on the Peace River was peaceful. I almost wished I had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the gardens with a friend from out of town. It was lovely. The sculptures were really interesting and the grounds very nice. Having said that, the grounds are separated by a road. You have to park on one side where you buy tickets...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

A wonderful surprise stop on a whim. The sculptures are captivating, intriguing and diverse. My husband said, "That's the best thing I never wanted to do". Recommend going on a cooler day or during the morning hours as there's not much shade from the hot...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Krista D
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We called prior to taking the ride from Orlando while vacationing there. The recording mentioned the hours and did not mention they were closed. We were so excited to travel there, through downpours, only to find that they were closed. From watching the weather we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Diane P
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No, I do not believe so due to the natural habitat.
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