Palma Sola Gardens is just a few minutes off Anna Maria Island. The garden has two buildings that are offered for rent. They do offer their buildings for weddings. The garden is open to the public and there is a playground located in the gardens. The Sola Gardens is 10 acres in a micro-climate that offers frost free winters. This allows the volunteer staff to plant rare flowers and plants open to the public for viewing. If you enjoy botanical gardens and you are visiting Anna Maria Island it is a must visit. Just a few minutes of the island on Manatee Avenue, North on 75th street West, West on 17th street at 9800 North West 17th Street. The garden is open most days from 8 AM to dusk. Visit the Palma Sola Botanical Gardens website for more information.
Here are some more ideas of things to do while visiting Anna Maria Island.