Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Standing on the waterfront, the sumptuous Marie Selby Botanical Gardens display more than 20 000 tropical plants. Orchids and bromeliads take centre stage in the tropical gallery. A paved path outside circles the 20 garden areas, including gardens of cycad, cactus and crassulaceae, Indian banyan and native plants. An elevated walkway leads to a stunning lookout over Sarasota Bay. The mansion at the north end of the garden hosts temporary art and photography exhibitions.
Address:811 South Palm Avenue, 34235 Sarasota
Price:19 $ (-11 years old 6 $)