Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

(718) 623-7200

bbg.org

https://www.facebook.com/BrooklynBotanic/

About
Brooklyn Botanic Garden is one of North America's premier public gardens.
Work hours

Tuesday 08:00 - 20:30

Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00

Thursday 08:00 - 18:00

Friday 08:00 - 18:00

Saturday 10:00 - 18:00

Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

Description
Founded in 1910, Brooklyn Botanic Garden is one of North America's premier public gardens. A 52-acre urban oasis situated in the heart of Brooklyn, New York, it annually hosts more than 700,000 visitors from near and far and inspires them to explore how plants are essential to life. Guided tours, seasonal public programs, and discovery workshops provide interpretation and entertainment for all ages and interests.

Along with displaying world-class collections of plants and specialty gardens, BBG is deeply committed to education, community outreach, and scientific research, and is a trusted source of information about horticulture, botany, and the importance of conserving plants and protecting the environment.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) is a botanical garden in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. Founded in 1910, and located in the Prospect Park neighborhood, the 52-acre (21 ha) garden includes a number of specialty "gardens within the Garden", plant collections and the Steinhardt Conservatory, which houses the C. V. Starr Bonsai Museum, three climate-themed plant pavilions, a white cast-iron and glass aquatic plant house, and an art gallery. The Garden holds over 14,000 taxa of plants and each year has over 900,000 visitors. Wikipedia
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990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

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