Pinecrest Gardens welcomes people of all abilities. To create a safe, welcoming experience for all, please see below accommodations that the Gardens has to offer. 


  • Wheel chair friendly pathways
  • Inclusive playground
  • Designated quiet space (upon request, facilities permitting)
  • Wheel chair availability (upon request)
  • Tranquil environments & air conditioned spaces
  • Visual ques such as maps and signs
  • Learning & Sensory Garden
  • UM-NSU CARD Autism Friendly trained staff 
  • Sensory friendly hours for select special events
    Sensory & tactile features: musical Instruments, water features, sensory engaging plants

Service Animals: 

  • Service animals as defined by the American with Disabilities Act are permitted into the gardens, are required to be on a fixed leash and must be under the control of its handler at all times. A service animal accompanying a visitor to the theater must sit under the guest's seat or at his/her feet. A visitor whose service animal poses a threat to the safety of other garden visitors and/or staff may be asked to escort the animal off the premises.