The Friends of Plant Park is a non-profit organization founded in 1993 by a group of enthusiastic gardeners who were interested in restoring and nurturing Henry B. Plant Park., Located on the campus of The University of Tampa, Plant Park, Tampa’s first city park, is in the heart of downtown on the Hillsborough river and offers a tranquil escape from urban surroundings.
The mission of the Friends of Henry B. Plant Park is to cultivate community interest through education, restoration, preservation and maintenance of Plant Park as a historical Victorian garden. It is open to the public and is of national prominence.
Membership in The Friends of Henry B. Plant Park offers the opportunity to share with friends while participating in a series of garden lectures, Spring and Fall garden tours, and hands-on gardening events in maintaining and restoring Plant Park.
Annual membership fees are due by June 1st for the following year.