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The New York Botanical Garden

Year-round
Tuesday to Sunday and Monday Federal holidays

The experience

The 250-acre New York Botanical Garden is a showplace of nature in every season of the year. 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: Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden (October 8-30, 2016), Holiday Train Show (November 19-January 16, 2017); The Orchid Show (February 18-April 9, 2017), and Chihuly (April 22-October 29, 2017)..

Your package includes All-Garden Pass which allows full access to the Garden grounds as well as special exhibitions, the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, Rock Garden (April – October), Garden Highlights Tram Tour, the Native Plant Garden and the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden. Upon arrival, you will receive a welcome packet with a custom itinerary and special offers at NYBG Shop and the Garden cafe.

For details on exhibitions, events, and educational offerings at this urban oasis and magnificent museum of plants, visit The New York Botanical Garden here or call 718-817-8700.

Note: When visiting on a valid Holiday Train Show date, you will be permitted to enter to Conservatory at the next available time slot. 

The deal

  • Package price from GCT/Harlem-125th Street: Adults, $34; seniors, persons with disabilities and individuals receiving Medicare, $30; students w/ID, $32.50; child 12, $21.50; children 5-11, $12; children 2-4, $10; children under 2, free.
  • Package price from other stations: check for price from your boarding station.
  • Purchase your rail/admission ticket from any Metro-North ticket office or full-service ticket vending machine (excluding Botanical Garden Station).

Getting there

Take the Harlem Line to Botanical Garden Station, just 20 minutes from Grand Central Terminal and 25 minutes from White Plains Station. Walk across Kazimiroff Boulevard to the Garden's Mosholu Gate entrance. Check here for an .

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