Sunken Gardens

As St. Petersburg's oldest living museum, this 100 year old garden is home to some of the oldest tropical plants.

About the Sunken Gardens


Unwind as you stroll through meandering paths, lush with exotic plants from around the world. The Sunken Gardens has  cascading waterfalls, beautiful gardens, more than 50,000 tropical plants and flowers and a walk through butterfly encounter. Immerse yourself in this tropical paradise and imagine that you are in a far away land. There is no other attraction in St. Petersburg like The Sunken Gardens because the gardens are in the middle of the city. If you are just looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of work, stop by our gardens and take a stroll through a world that will blow you away with the most beautiful flowers and gardens.

There are many opportunities to rent out space here in the gardens for wedding ceremonies, receptions, private dinners and more. Please call the front desk for more information on how to researve your beautiful space! If you are looking for a very unique experience at one of Tampa Bay's oldest attractions, don't miss out! Call us today!

The Sunken Gardens provides garden tours, horticultural programs, special events, field trips, weddings, private and corporate rentals. Call (727) 551-3100.