Flamingo Gardens, Wray Botanical Collection
3750 S. Flamingo Rd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
3750 S. Flamingo Road · Davie,
I-95 North or South. Take I-595 West to Flamingo
Road. (Exit #2) Turn South for 3 miles on
Hours of Operation:
OPEN 7 DAYS 9:30AM - 5:30PM
Closed Mondays June 1 - September 30
Description and Activities:
See a touch of history on 60 acres of
lush gardens, showcasing rare, exotic and
native plants. Tour through citrus groves
and the Wray Botanical Collection. Explore
the "Free-Flight" Aviary, Everglades
Wildlife Sanctuary and the Historic Wray Home.
Visit our gift & garden shops and enjoy
an eco-experience of the Florida Everglades.
ATTRACTIONS AT FLAMINGO GARDENS
Everglades "Free Flight" Aviary
Walk through our 25,000 square foot Everglades
“free-flight” facility housing
one of the largest collections of wading birds
in America. Five ecosystems are represented
through the display of native plants.
The Wildlife Encounter
Live presentation featuring Florida’s
native wildlife, such as birds of prey &
reptiles and their relationship to the environment.
Offered daily. 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30.
Bird of Prey Center
A showcase of South Florida’s rare birds
in their naturalistic habitat. These birds
are either at-risk or endangered and can not
be released because of injuries sustained
in the wild.
Narrated tram ride through the tropical rainforest,
native hammock, wetland areas, and groves.
The tour is fully narrated, lasting approximately
Tropical Plant House
A display of Orchids, Calatheas and other
A lush area for Flamingos amidst tropical
vegetation and sparkling waterfalls.
River Otter and Bobcat
Natural habitats are home to Florida wildlife.
An educational exhibit of Florida’s
Flamingo Gardens Gift
A shopping area to purchase innovative gifts
and souvenirs. NATURE’S WORLD, the book
store (with over 1,000 titles) is located
An open seating area offers a relaxing opportunity
to enjoy a snack, refreshments, sandwiches
and desserts. Catering available upon request.
Specializing in tropical and exotic plants
and garden accessories.
Fresh Fruit Patio
Freshly squeezed juices, fruit smoothies,
fresh fruits, produce, gourmet gift items
and fruit shipping.
One can study one of the largest collection
of towering Champion trees in this area accented
with lush understorey planting and waterfall.
This area is used to demonstrate the uses
of various materials which are appropriate
for use in a low maintenance, minimal irrigation
garden. Our goal is to make it clear to the
visitor that “Xeriscape” can include
a wide and varied choice of plants, native
and exotic, to create an attractive landscape
while not resorting to the wasteful use of
The original residence of our founders Floyd
L. and Jane Wray, built in 1933, remains a
focal point of the Gardens. This house is
registered with the Broward County Historical
Commission and the State of Florida.
Snack & Refreshment Center at the Flamingo
Visitors can enjoy cool beverages including
Flamingo Gardens fresh squeezed juices, delicious
sandwiches and snacks from the Gator Grill
and relax overlooking our tranquil pink caribbean
flamingos in their naturalistic enviornment.
Butterfly Garden /
These gardens host a variety of flowering
plants and shrubs to attract many different
species of butterflys & hummingbirds.
The Ruby Throat hummingbird visits Flamingo
Gardens in the winter. A seasonal area.
A citrus collection has been developed to include
all known cultivars of citrus, which can be grown
in our region. This variety includes commercial
and ornamental types. This collection and citrus
laboratory have been restored to prominence, which
is the historical basis for Flamingo Gardens.
It gives visitors an opportunity to see and sometimes
taste many types of citrus.
Adults: $12 - Children: $6 (Ages 4-11) - (Ages
3 and under free)
Senior (65+) Student AAA Member Armed Service
Exceptions: 20% Off (with ID)
Tram Tour: $3.00 Adults
· $2.00 Children (4-11) · Ages 3
and under FREE
GROUP / TOUR RATES
15 or More: Adults $8.50 Children $6.00
Wildlife Encounter & Tram Tour: Included in
( prices subject to change
without notice )
Gardens & Lunch For
Groups of 15 or More
(includes admission & tram ride)
Fresh Garden Salad Platter
with Scoop of:
Chicken, Tuna or Egg Salad served with Potato
Salad, Hardboiled Egg & Crackers
(All above served with coffee or iced tea &
72 hour advance reservation
required. $2 per person deposit required
( prices subject to change
without notice )
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