Discover the Beauty
Sunken Gardens is a botanical paradise in the midst of a bustling city. As St. Petersburg's oldest living museum, this 100 year old garden is home to some of the oldest tropical plants in the region.
Unwind as you stroll through meandering paths, lush with exotic plants from around the world. Explore cascading waterfalls, beautiful demonstration gardens, more than 50,000 tropical plants and flowers.
Sunken Gardens provides garden tours, horticultural programs, special events, field trips, weddings, private and corporate rentals. Call 727-551-3102. Gardens may be closed due to inclement weather.
JOIN SUNKEN GARDENS FOR A DAY TRIP
EDISON FORD WINTER ESTATES
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 7:45 am – 5:00 pm
Members: $62 / Non-Members: $72
Includes round trip transportation via 55 passenger air-conditioned motor coach, guided Botanical Tour of the Edison & Ford Winter Estates grounds followed by a self-guided audio tour of the historic winter homes and Edison Ford museum. Also includes morning coffee before boarding the bus, afternoon snack and driver’s tip. Lunch will be on your own: You may bring a bag lunch, eat at the Banyan Café on the grounds or lunch at Pinchers at The Marina at Edison Ford, a full-service restaurant located next door.
Visitors to the Edison & Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers will enjoy 20 acres of historical buildings, historic gardens, the Edison Botanic Research Lab and the Edison Ford Museum. The newly restored buildings include the Edison Main House, Guest House, and Caretaker’s House and the Ford House. The 1929 historic landscape is throughout the property including the award winning Moonlight Garden. The Edison Ford Museum has hundreds of inventions, artifacts and special exhibits.
Throughout the year, this National Register Historic Site, Florida Historic Landmark and Winner of the National Trust for Historic Preservation Restoration Award offers visitors of all ages a chance to step back into “old Florida” and the opportunity to learn more about the world through unique historical, scientific and cultural experiences. In 2014 the Edison Botanic Research Laboratory was designated as a National Historic Chemical Landmark by the American Chemical Society.
REGISTER by calling Sunken Gardens at 727-551-3102 to reserve your space via credit card or stop by the Gardens during business hours.
Your PAID REGISTRATION holds your spot.
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS SEPTEMBER 26TH!
MUST HAVE a minimum of 35 participants in order for trip to go.
Don’t miss out. Please invite your friends.
New! Commemorative brick program to remember that certain someone.
If you enjoy Yoga, or want to try Hoop Dancing or Hot Hula Fitness, why not come to Sunken Gardens and exercise in a botanical, tropical paradise!
Yoga Will Resume September 1
Monday: 10:30 a – 12 noon: Gentle Beginner Yoga, Vandana Dillon
Tuesday: 10:30 a – 12 noon: Alignment Based Hatha, Laura Conley
Wednesday: 10:30 a – 12 noon: Kundalini Yoga, Joel Jadus
Thursday: 10:30a – 12 noon: Vinyasa Flow, Maryanne Di Palma Buchele
Friday: 10:30a – 12 noon: Gentle Akhanda Yoga, Vandana Dillon
Saturday: 10:30a – 12 noon: Vinyasa Flow, Maryanne Di Palma Buchele
Sunday: 12:30p – 1:45p: Kundalini Yoga, Gail Dutton
SUMMER SCHEDULE: Because the bugs and the heat enjoy the outdoor yoga areas as much as we do, we are going to give up the space to them and suspend our yoga classes at Sunken Gardens for the summer. However, we also offer classes at Unity Campus of St. Pete, Unity of Clearwater, and at our main campus on Daniel Street in Clearwater. Please check the website for our full class schedule. http://ayogavillage.com/schedule
Hoop Dancing: Tuesday 10am - 11am, $80/8 sessions or $15/class
Kids Hoop Dancing: Tuesday 4pm - 4:45pm, $10/class Postponed until fall
Kids Yoga: Thursday 4pm - 4:45pm, $10/class Postponed until fall