Located in the Bronx, just 20 minutes on MetroNorth from Grand Central Terminal on the Harlem line, the New York Botanical Garden has showcased the United States' premier northeast garden landscapes since its inception in 1891. Use your All-Garden Pass for all-day entry to this National Historic Landmark and its world-renowned exhibitions.
Take a tram tour or make your own way on foot through some of the 50 gardens and plant collections as well as dozens of gardens specializing in ornamentals — including the Native Plant Garden, orchid collection, perennial garden, conifer arboretum, Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden, Thain Family Forest, herb garden, lilac collection, wetland trail, tree peonies, Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden, azalea garden and more.
Visit the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory and Everett Children's Adventure Garden, and venture into the seasonal Rock Garden (spring, summer and fall). Food is available for purchase at the Pine Tree Cafe or Hudson Garden Grill, a full-service restaurant.
Holiday Train Show® November 19-January 18, 2016
Celebrating 25 Years of Holiday Magic
Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials—all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Marvel at G-scale locomotives humming along among familiar sights such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center on nearly a half-mile of track. The recent exhibition expansion continues with more trains and a true New York finale featuring a whimsical tribute to the iconic Coney Island amusement park’s architecture and attractions. Explore a winter wonderland across our 250 acres with special tours, a cappela performances, Winter Harmonies Concerts, a poetry reading with recently named NYBG poet laureate, Billy Collins, and activities for kids.
- All-Garden Pass, including admission to Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, special exhibitions, Everett Children's Adventure Garden, Rock Garden (April-November) and Tram Tour
- Food and drinks (available for purchase)
- Special event admission and Adult Education classes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Please note: The garden's 250 acres are open in all weather conditions; a visit can include extensive walking, so it is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes
- The Garden is just 20 minutes on Metro-North from Grand Central on the Harlem line.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
Terms & Conditions
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Schedule & Info
New York Botanical Garden
Hours: 10am - 6pm