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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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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Garden for their Bar Car Nights exhibit which features a half mile of railroad tracks with trains traveling around New York City landmarks such as the Museum of Natural History, Yankee Stadium, and Penn Station. All the buildings are made of natural...More

Thank sradmd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous show. Everything was made of leaves,seeds,twigs,and natural products. The NY scenes were fantastic as were those of Coney Island. There were trains on the displays and also overhead traveling all along the famous bridges in the NY area. We has children 5 to 11...More

Thank janie g
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful! Saw the holiday train show. This was amazing and a must see especially if you have children!

Thank Kim E
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a special experience for young and old. We were there with three generations of our family. There was a sense of excitement for all of us - including a 19 month old. They do a great job of managing the crowds. Very worthwhile. We...More

Thank rsgreenct
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our daughter and her family who live on Long Island took us to the Botanical Gardens during our recent stay with them to see this annual Train Show which has apparently been running for over twenty years now. We went on a Saturday which meant...More

Thank Mike Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a long haul on the subway uptown from Manhattan. But once you enter the grounds, the city melts away. The buildings are beautiful, and the plants are amazing. We stopped and got a hot chocolate with Baileys at one of the temporary bars set...More

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our children to the train show, very well done and glad we went during the week and early rather than on the weekend. The cafe was OK, pizza was tasty and reasonably priced.

Thank Rochelle A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overwhelming beauty to see all the past and current NY landmarks created out of natural woods/plants, etc. Bring you family, yourself, friends, etc. you will not be disappointed. Reserve tickets in advance and suggest the early times are the best on the weekends. Easy to...More

Thank deezmayer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What you pay - $35 per ticket $20 parking $10 drinks What you get - Train show, which is beautiful but (1) you wait around a lot and (2) it’s just not that Christmasy. The other things they offer in this night are okay, but...More

Thank rebeccalaus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very cool event. I would not say you need to go every year, although they do make small changes and additions to the buildings and lay out. However, it is set up with model trains running around small villages and important landmark...More

Thank NickellFamilyTravel
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8 December 2017|
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Hi, what day are you visiting? We can look up your order.
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Response from Jacqueline E | Reviewed this property |
Go on NYBG website look for events and you will see option on pricing for members and non-members follow the prompts but keep in mind this show does sell out. But to be sure look at the back of your members card and call the... More
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