Plan Your Visit
- Adult $20
- Student (with valid ID)/Senior (65+) $18
- Children (2-12)$8
- Children under 2 Free
Weekends and Holiday Mondays
- Adult $25
- Student (with valid ID)/Senior (65+) $22
- Children (2-12)$10
- Children under 2 Free
The Garden is open year-round and these holiday Mondays.
Tuesday–Sunday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
(Winter hours: 10 a.m.–5 p.m., mid January–February)
Other special exhibitions and events, such as Members-Only Previews, may cause early closing of Garden areas. Exceptions are also made for evening events, which may take place after normal Garden hours. Please confirm hours on the day of your visit by calling 718.817.8700.
The Garden, its buildings, and its tour vehicles are accessible to people with disabilities, with the exception of a few areas where the terrain is naturally uneven.
The Garden is a 250-acre urban oasis with a wide variety of outdoor and indoor spaces. Learn more about our hours, how to get here, planning for the outdoors, accessibility, stroller access, photography, and additional tips for your visit.
Current Exhibitions and Special Events
May 16 – November 1
FRIDA KAHLO: Art, Garden, Life
FRIDA KAHLO: Art, Garden, Life will focus on the iconic artist's engagement with nature in her native country of Mexico. The exhibition will be the first solo presentation of Kahlo's work in New York City in more than 10 years, and the first exhibition to focus exclusively on her intense interest in the botanical world.
Location: Enid A. Haupt Conservatory
This ticket includes all special exhibitions on day of visit.
May – November
Frida al Fresco
Enjoy these festive nights out at the Garden by experiencing FRIDA KAHLO: Art, Garden, Life after hours. Transport yourself to Mexico without leaving New York via live music performances, Kahlo-inspired items from Shop in the Garden, an outdoor Tequila Bar, and delicious Mexican fare inspired by Kahlo's own recipes, all enjoyed with a complimentary cerveza.
Location: Leon Levy Visitor Center
A Million Stories, a Million Visitors
After more than a century at the forefront of New York City's cultural landscape, The New York Botanical Garden now serves as home to decades of moments and memories, each one an important scene in the ongoing story that defines this iconic institution. In honor of that story, and in celebration of our upcoming 125th anniversary in 2016, NYBG strives to introduce a landmark number of annual visitors to the Garden—welcoming 1.25 million people to this urban oasis in 2015.
Location: Throughout the Garden
What's Wonderful in Summer
Experience the Garden's renowned landscapes, collections, and architecture through a variety of themed tours and nature walks, enjoying summer in a lush landscape of bright greenery.
Upcoming Exhibitions and Special Events
July 11 & 12
¡Viva la Frida! Weekend
Bring your Frida fashion savvy for a fun-filled celebration of the life, style, and spirit of Frida Kahlo. Enjoy live mariachi performances by the women of Flor de Toloache, join in a Frida Look-Alike Contest (children and Diegos welcome!), and craft your own flower crown as you take in the fun with Frida impersonators.
Frida al Fresco LGBT Night
LGBT @ NYBG is a series of events celebrating the LGBT community and its allies. Join us for a special Frida al Fresco evening and enjoy mingling with friends, colleagues, and families, or meeting someone new.
Cooking with Frida Family
Frida’s Flora and Fauna Family
Live Music & Dance
Spotlight on Agave: A Tequila Story Program
Mario Batali's Kitchen Gardens Family
FRIDA KAHLO: Art, Garden, Life Mobile Guide Program
¡Cámara, Acción! Mexican Film Series Program
Poetry for Every Season: Octavio Paz Poetry Walk Program
The Mexico City of Frida and Diego Program
Dig! Plant! Grow! Family
Audio Tours Tour
Plants and Fungi: Ten Current Research Stories Exhibition
Events and details are subject to change.