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Jacksonville Arboreteum & Gardens

1445 Millcoe Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32225-6307
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My friend is due to have a baby. I went with her and her husband to get a few photos. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer L
via mobile
Beautiful Trees

My husband and I walked several of the trails in this arboreteum. Some are wide and some are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
marcia p
Jacksonville, Florida
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1445 Millcoe Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32225-6307
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend is due to have a baby. I went with her and her husband to get a few photos. Beautiful place, but a tall bearded man got on my case for standing on a path and snapping a quick photo. He said he was...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I walked several of the trails in this arboreteum. Some are wide and some are narrow and very natural. It is not flat like most of Florida, but the trails are easy going. Positives: So much diversity of plant life. Many of...More

Thank marcia p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This past week I had a most enjoyable walk in the woods choosing one of the easiest trails in Jacksonville's Arboretum and Gardens. It was an opportunity for exercise as well as stopping to enjoy and learn about various plants and planted landscapes. The trails...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very few plants had ID's, this is always a plus for me and sort of expected at an Arboretum/ Garden. We did spot armadillo, spotted tortoise and a small gator in the pond. So a fun day.

Thank 127Dancer
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a great place to take an easy stroll around the lake or be more adventurous and hike through the narrow trails. Easy for people of all ages and ability to see what Jacksonville looked like to the French and Spanish when they first...More

Thank amrjax
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went with my cousins and an aging aunt. None of us had been to the arboretum. It is very nicely laid out and offered an easy trail system for all of us to use. For such a small park they designed...More

Thank Marcia W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

They have worked very hard to design this arboretum and gardens to educate and identify the biodiversity of our area. They have put many name plates identifying the trees and plants from our area. Many of our native trees and plants have been planted. Trails...More

Thank sfaggard
Reviewed 26 February 2017

If you are looking for a little peace and quiet and an opportunity to reconnect with nature this is the place. Great for kids to get outdoors and burn off some energy. Nice little lake and several planted areas that compliment the surroundings. No artificial...More

Thank zhusker
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This hidden gem in Jacksonville is so close to the main highway but you feel like you're a million miles away. So many trails and paths to take, and different environments all in one small place.

Thank susantowler
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Arboretum is located on 100 acres of undeveloped land which contain 19 unique ecosystems. Still in its infancy, the Arboretum consists largely of trails that traverse the different ecosystems, all developed and maintained by community volunteers. There is the beginning of a fine formal...More

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Barbara G
Is this park safe?? I have heard of people's cars being broken into in the parking lot?
3 February 2016|
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Response from Gambit L | Reviewed this property |
We personally found it to be safe.