Hope Botanical Gardens

Hope Botanical Gardens, also known as Hope Gradens, also known as the Royal Botanical Gardens, is a lush 200-acre park located just 10 minutes away on Hope Road. The gardens were established by Major Richard Hope in 1873 from a portion of his estate. Hope, a commander in the British Army, had received his estate due to his role in the regaining of control of Jamaica from the Spanish.

Points of interest at the gardens include a palm grove, an orchid house,ornamental ponds and a cactus garden.

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