New York Botanical Garden

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8 / 10

12 expert reviews

“A National Historic Landmark, the 250-acre New York Botanical Garden was founded in 1891 and today is one of America’s foremost public gardens.”

– Frommer's

Concierge Concierge
"Established in 1891, the 250-acre New York Botanical Garden is an oasis for pavement-pounding city dwellers, just a 20-minute Metro North ride from Grand Central."
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"Incorporating 50 acres of old-growth forest, the New York Botanical Garden (which first opened in 1891) is home to the restored Enid A Haupt Conservatory." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"Every city park offers its own brand of verdant escapism, but this lush expanse goes beyond landscaped flora." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"This 250-acre green space has plenty of year-round and seasonal plants and flowers as well as an annual holiday train show and exhibits around everything from medicinal herbs to Frida Kahlo." Full review
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"Flowers galore in the heart of da Bronx."
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