According to the Wall Street Journal, the New York Botanical Garden is "always a magical place."
Visit New York City’s greenest cultural oasis. The New York Botanical Garden offers something for everyone: spectacular exhibitions, delicious refreshments, unique gifts at garden's gift shop, and hands-on activities for kids at the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden. A visit to The New York Botanical Garden is an entire day of fun for the whole family!
Fifty garden-segments display gardens and collections containing hundreds of thousands of over one million plants give you ample ground to explore. Highlights of The New York Botanical Garden include: a 50 acre native forest forest of 30,000 trees, many of which with many trees that are over 200 years old; The Native Plant Garden; Rock Garden; herbaceous and mixed borders with stunning designs including the Jane Watson Irwin Perennial Garden and Ladies’ Border; and The Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden.
Every season is equally beautiful and unique at The New York Botanical Garden. Five major seasonal exhibitions complement the permanent gardens each year, including: The Orchid Show and The Holiday Train Show. Audio tours of the gardens are also available. Lose yourself in the exotic flora and terrain of this national landmark, then pay a visit to Shop in the Garden for some lovely keepsakes. Save on admission to The New York Botanical Garden, plus New York City's top museums, sights, and tours all for one low price with the New York Explorer Pass!