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New York Botanical Garden

2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458-5153
+1 718-817-8700
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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 gardens, indoor rain forests and deserts, 50 acres of native forest, a river, waterfalls, and rolling green hills. Major seasonal exhibitions and events complement the existing beauty of the permanent gardens, and highlights include the Holiday Train Show (November - January) and The Orchid Show (March - April). NYBG is the perfect excursion for visitors looking to experience the natural beauty of New York City.
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2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458-5153
+1 718-817-8700
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to see the Chihuly exhibit and it was as wonderful as the show a few years back. The sculptures are scattered throughout several locations, inside and outside, and beautifully displayed. Just a stunning show in a stunning location. Best thing to do is...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for the evening Chiluly show, which was fab! The grounds, beautiful architecture live music and cafe add to the experience.

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful and everything anticipated and more!!! Gardens and exhibit are outstanding to say the least!!

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Botanical gardens speaks for its self!!!! I have traveled the world and have Never come across anyplace like this-It is truly a Garden with an Urban setting. This is my favorite place. Treat yourseld and have lunch!! Service is very good!

Thank artemis846
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took the train from Stamford to the gardens and spent the day roaming around. The train drops us off across the road from one of the entrances closest to the library. The staff provided a map and circled where to find the chihuly exhibits. The...More

Thank kgamache
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the best attractions in the city. Whether it be the Train Show, the Orchid Festival or the Chihully exhibit, the Botanical Garden always surpasses expectations. It's easy to navigate and the people who work there are friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank NorDeb1
Reviewed 1 week ago

You do not need to be an arborist to love your visit to the New York Botanical Garden this Fall with Dale Chihuly's fabulous blown glass installations. The sculptures are fantastical and how they are located in the Gardens and the Conservatory is inspired. An...More

Thank Meryl M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit anytime but it's extra special during the holidays. All of Manhattan is recreated using flowers, vines, and greenery. There is even an elevated railroad that runs throughout the display. Don't miss it.

Thank SBGinop
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the afternoon in the gardens/greenhouse. Even without the Chihuly exhibit, the Botanical Gardens are remarkably beautiful. The aster garden is in full bloom. The pumpkin strewn walkway oriented to children is lots of fun for everyone. Hundreds of butterflies are hovering over remaining flowering...More

1  Thank m0uthful
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a cool, cloudy Sunday at the Bronx Botanical gardens. Th Chihuly exhibit was excellent. I could only imagine what it would look like at night, all lit up. The Sunday crowd was manageable. the park staff was excellent and the onsite food service was...More

Thank Walter G
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13 October 2017|
Response from LWL3333 | Reviewed this property |
Tom, I'm sorry that I can't answer your question since we visited during the daytime. LWL3333
11 October 2017|
Response from MakeupArtist40 | Reviewed this property |
At least 1-2 hours to fully appreciate the work and take photos
Francesca C
14 September 2017|
Response from NYBG | Property representative |
On Wednesdays, NYBG offers free grounds admission only. It does not include All-Garden Pass admission, which includes access to the Conservatory, tram tour, Everett Children's Adventure Garden, and Rock Garden.