New York Botanical Gardens:
Bronx, NY

The 250 acres of pretty landscaping, flowers and displays at the New York Botanical Gardens are a feast for your senses. There is a variety of sections with different themes throughout the garden.  There is the 3.5 acre Native Plant garden. It contains nearly 100,000 native trees, shrubs, wildflowers, ferns, and grasses are arranged in a contemporary beautiful design, the Perennial Garden with new displays each year as well as the Seasonal Walk. The water lilies and lotuses are just a sampling of the beautiful aquatic plants. There are also the Home Center and Conservatory sections.

The NY Botanical Garden is a family friendly place to explore. There are interactive activities and demonstrations geared especially for the young to enjoy.


Posted: August 14, 2017




2900 Southern Boulevard

Bronx, NY 10458


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The Garden is open year-round, Tuesday to Sunday, and select holiday Mondays.

Hours are typically 10 a.m.–6 p.m.




Average Time Spent at this Location: 2-3 hours




Weekday All-Garden Pass Tickets:

Adults: $23
Seniors (65+): $20
Students (with valid ID): $20
Children (2–12): $10
Children under 2: Free

Weekend and Monday Holiday All-Garden Pass Tickets

Adults: $28
Seniors (65+): $25
Students (with valid ID): $25
Children (2–12): $12
Children under 2: Free


Approximate Distance from:

Brooklyn Bridge: 30 minutes

Lakewood: 1 hour, 20 minutes

Monsey: 45 minutes

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