The Kampong

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4013 Southwest 37th Ave, Miami, FL 33133 4013 Southwest 37th Ave, Miami Directions
Today 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM Closed All Hours
+13054427169
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    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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Report | 5 days ago
Beautiful place !! Great time
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Report | 14 days ago
sunscreen & mosquito spray
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Report | 7 months ago
We brought a picnic lunch and ate it by the most beautiful area by the water
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Report | a year ago
Pack a lunch and stay to picnic. The views are amazing!
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Report | 2 years ago
What a beautiful place.. The hour tour is such a learning experience about the trees and plants we see everyday in our own neighborhoods here in Miam.. Will recommend to others and will return.
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Report | 2 years ago
I loved this place!
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Report | 2 years ago
I didn't know about this place. This was a great place to know and to relax !!!
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Report | 3 years ago
So happy it was offered on Groupon. Beautiful and inspirational property for anyone who loves gardening and local history.
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Report | 3 years ago
If you are from South Florida and you've never been, it is a must see. Old Florida at its finest. Our city, although only 116 years old, has some really cool history worth knowing about. This place is certainly one of them. I took a zillion pictures and would certainly do a photo shoot there. It's on my list now.
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Report | 3 years ago
Beautiful gardens and wonderful tour with knowledgeable and friendly staff.
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After changing hands many times between 1882 and 1916, the property that would eventually be known as The Kampong?which means "village" in Malay?was snatched up by David Fairchild and his wife Marian, a daughter of Alexander Graham Bell. Fairchild was one of the most influential horticulturists in the United States, devoting his life to plant exploration and finding new strains of flora suitable for introduction to the states. Though he and his wife spent much of their time in Washington DC until 1928, The Kampong became an "introduction garden" for many of the plants he collected during his travels.

After constructing a house on the garden property in 1928, the Fairchilds made Miami their permanent home, and they were eventually joined by Marian's sister and her husband on the adjoining property. Today, as part of the National Tropical Botanical Garden and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, most of the adjoining property has been absorbed to be part of The Kampong, creating more than 11 acres of verdant gardens. Inside the leafy labyrinth, many of the experimental plants still thrive, including an 80-year-old baobab tree, more than 50 mango varieties.

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Many people described the Garden as Lovely.
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Many people described the Tour as Great.
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