Sunken Gardens

Saint Petersburg, FL

Where are we going?

Sunken Gardens
1825 4th St N
St. Petersburg
FL 33704


What is there to do?

Are you ready to explore one of the oldest treasures in St. Petersburg? 

The Sunken Gardens are over 100 years old, making it the oldest living museum in St. Petersburg. It is a beautiful 4 acres filled with over 50,000 tropical plants, representing over 500 species.

It's a botanical, and biological, feast that are home to some of the oldest tropical plants in the region!

The Sunken Gardens are filled with beautiful nature to just spend time in as a family. You will stroll through the meandering paths, make your way past lush exotic plants from all around the world, and even marvel at the cascading waterfalls.

If you want to learn more about the gardens and the plants, they offer garden tours, as well as horticultural programs and special events.  There are a lot of workshops geared towards the children too. 

Kids love gardens to play in...and there's no reason they can't play in these! You can let them loose and let them immerse themselves in the colors and smells, and perhaps encourage them to tell you what they find!

They might spot a flamingo or another exotic bird!

Plant lovers will be in your element with orchids, royal palms, bougainvillea, and caladiums...just to name a few. There is even a Japanese Garden and some cacti -the perfect balance!

So enjoy nature at it's finest in one of the city's most popular treasures - the Sunken Gardens. Enjoy. 

How much does it cost?

Adults: $8

Children: $4 (Ages 2 to 11)

Discount: Seniors over 62: $6

Free Under: 2 years.


Need a little extra help?

The gardens are ADA compliant


When can we go?

10am - 4:30pm Mon to Sat / 12pm - 4:30pm Sunday

All year round.


Any top tips?

The last admission is at 4pm daily.

I’m Hungry!

There are picnic areas that you can bring your own lunch and enjoy a family feast in the park!

Healthy Eating

It's always best to bring bottled water to keep hydrated, especially on those hot days - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
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