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Bonnet House Museum & Gardens

Bonnet House Museum & Gardens Review

A 35-acre oasis in the heart of the beach area, this subtropical estate on the National Register of Historic Places stands as a tribute to the history of Old South Florida. This charming home, built in the 1920s, was the winter residence of the late Frederic and Evelyn Bartlett, artists whose personal touches and small surprises are evident throughout. If you're interested in architecture, artwork, or the natural environment, this place is worth a visit. After admiring the fabulous gardens, be on the lookout for playful monkeys swinging from trees.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 900 N. Birch Rd., Along the beach, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 | Map It
  • Phone: 954/563–5393
  • Cost: $20 for house tours, $10 for gardens only
  • Hours: Tues.–Sun. 9-4; tours hourly from 9:30 to 3:30
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  • Location: Fort Lauderdale
Updated: 05-17-2013

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