VERO BEACH ― McKee Botanical Garden in Vero Beach has been recognized by the Tripadvisor website as one of the top 10% of attractions worldwide.

This achievement celebrates businesses that consistently deliver fantastic experiences to members and visitors around the globe, having earned great traveler reviews on Tripadvisor over the last 12 months. As challenging as the past year was, McKee Botanical Garden stood out by continuously delighting visitors and offering them a place to heal and recharge.

“I know the past year has been extremely challenging for tourism businesses,” said Tripadvisor Chief Commercial Officer Kanika Soni. “What has impressed me is how businesses adapted to these challenges, implementing new cleanliness measures, adding social distancing guidelines, and utilizing technology to prioritize guest safety. The Travelers’ Choice Awards highlight the places that are consistently excellent, delivering quality experiences time and time again even while navigating changing customer expectations and new ways of working. Based on a full year of reviews from customers, this award speaks to the great service and experience you provided guests in the midst of a pandemic.”

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, Vero Beach. Hours of operation are Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.; last ticket sold at 4 p.m. Children's Garden closes at 4:30 p.m. daily.

For more information, visit, call (772) 794-0601, or email

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