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New York Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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New York Botanical Garden Admission
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New York Botanical Garden Admission
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Located in the Bronx, just 20 minutes from Midtown Manhattan via Metro North Railroad, the 250-acre New York Botanical Garden is a showplace of nature in every season of the year and a must-see destination for NYC visitors. Discover 50 breathtaking...more
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2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458-5153
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited here last month expressly to see the Chihuly glass . I was not disappointed! It was beautifully intergrated with the foliage.so glad I had a chance to see this.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Connie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love getting lost in the various beautiful gardens. It's also a great place to take photos for a special holiday.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank meldwest
Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to do ALL year round. I don't know where to begin. My most recent visit was an evening event "Bar Car". The admission included entrance to the annual Train Show, which included entertainment, "Dueling Pianos", in one of the Cafes. As we walked...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 624rosiem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this train show, held annually in December and January. It was fascinating how the buildings in the scenery were all made from natural materials. It is a wonderful way to experience the Botanical Gardens around the holidays!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hollee011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with the kids and they really enjoyed it. The constructions are fabulous and the garden is great as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lmz2750
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience. I went with friends to see The Georgia O'Keeffe Exhibit included her Hawaiian painting, in addition there were all types of Hawaiian Flowers, a Hawaiian dancer, Lei making and dance lessons. My friends and I had a lovely time. There is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aruba29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited the New York Botanical Gardens twice now, once in early summer and again this past December to see their Holiday Train and Lights show. Both times have been a beautiful and recommended experience. The grounds are very expansive and probably too large...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AndrewBowers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Caught the next to last day of this exhibit along with the Thomas the train show. Lower East Side and New York buildings of the past along with the Brooklyn Bridge up above, a tremendous amount of craftsmanship shows in these items on display even...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mindy m
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

The NYBG is probably best known for its Holiday Train Show exhibition. A spectacular array of G gauge model trains that wind the way past dozens and dozens of New York City historical landmarks like Empire State and Chrysler Buildings, Rockefeller Center with angels and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pashado
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This just another beautiful place that you would not expect to find in NYC. The Botanical Gardens are wonderful any time of the year. The plants and trees are beautiful, the exhibits are great and don't miss the train show at holiday time. Trolley tour...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Rita L
November 15, 2018|
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Response from eagle32016 | Reviewed this property |
Right in front of the station, 1 minute walk.
August 22, 2018|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I honestly can’t tell you how crowded it is on a Saturday/weekend. I usually go during the week, at those times it’s not crowded at all.