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New York Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
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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 yesterday 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 yesterday

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
Thank tullio7
Reviewed yesterday

Holiday magic for all ages. This year along with the trains was an exhibition of old New York houses in scale model form. The historic houses buildings and bridges were assembled in great detail and constructed from natural organic materials. Highly recommend this show for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Charles K
Reviewed yesterday

The Botanical Garden is a Beautiful and very instructive institution. You will see all sorts of plants, including from the tropics

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank germancavelier
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a beautiful spot any time of year but the train show is amazing in the winter. I always thought it was all about trains but actually it’s more about the replicas of famous buildings that the trains go around and through. Definitely worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Benjisbud
Reviewed yesterday

We are ANNUAL members of Botanical Gardens for many Years. We love taking Grand children on Trolley tours, Holiday Train shows, Arts n Crafts Classes and AWESOME Flower Displays!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mildred G
Reviewed yesterday

Visiting the Botabical is simply a beautiful experience where the flowers in full bloom provide beauty and a amazing fragrance.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank martinezi2018
Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed our winter visit to the Train Show. The greenhouses were beautiful, warm, and humid in the midst of cold winter. Can’t waiti to visit on a warm sunny day.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ethan F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The train show at the botanical gardens it's spectacular. Hurry the last show will be January 21, 2019. You can't miss it

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maritza D
Reviewed yesterday

If you're a bit of a model railroad fan (and even if not) you may find this extensive and highly detailed lay-out tour as interesting and exciting as I did. The trains are cool, sure, but its the incredible replicas of historic New York architecture...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rita L
15 November 2018|
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Response from eagle32016 | Reviewed this property |
Right in front of the station, 1 minute walk.
22 August 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.