McKee Botanical Garden is honoring mom on Mother’s Day with a special BOGO offer of one free admission to all mothers* with one paid admission on Sunday, May 9. (*All moms, grandmothers, mothers-in-law or someone who is like a mother to you are included in this special admission). If you are looking to take mom somewhere special this Mother’s Day…look no further than McKee Botanical Garden where an entire garden of beautiful blooms and fragrant botanicals await to greet her. Mom will enjoy relaxing and unwinding while taking in the natural landscape of majestic palms, exotic plants, trees, waterfalls, tranquil streams and peaceful surroundings throughout the Garden.
Be sure to treat her to a delicious lunch at the Garden Café which features a wide array of delectable sandwiches, soups, paninis, salads, sides and desserts, and a children’s menu. The Garden Café is open on Mother’s Day from noon to 3 pm.
If you are looking for a special gift for her, a McKee membership makes the perfect gift so that she can return as often as she likes. McKee is one of more than 320 horticultural institutions in 48 states and DC, plus Canada and the Caribbean participating in the American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Admissions Program. This means her membership can be used all over the United States and beyond. In addition, the Garden Gift Shop has garden-themed home décor and gifts, books, soaps and lotions and many other treasurers that she is sure to appreciate.
The entire family will enjoy visiting the Children’s Garden at McKee where the kids can cool off in the Karst Splash Pad, enjoy a book in the Blue Crab Reading Circle, climb aboard the Scorpion Pirate Shipwreck or search for fairies in the Fairy Forest and Fairy House. This magical, one-of-a-kind place allows children and families to fall in love with nature while learning about its importance in our lives.
General admission rates: $15 Adults, $13 Seniors (65+)/Youth (13-17), and $10 Children (2 – 12). McKee members and children under 2 free.
The Garden is open on Sunday, May 9 (Mother’s Day) from Noon to 5:00 pm. Regular Garden Hours: Tuesday – Saturday (10 am – 5 pm), Sunday (noon – 5 pm). The last admission ticket is sold at 4:00 pm. The Children’s Garden closes at 4:30 p.m.
McKee Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to nurture and enhance a historic garden in a unique tropical setting for the education, enjoyment and enrichment of all. McKee Botanical Garden is located at 350 US Highway 1 in Vero Beach.