A group tour in the Perennial Garden during the fall.

FAQs For Groups

Frequently Asked Questions for Groups

For Group Tours please call 718.817.8687 or e-mail grouptours@nybg.org.

  1. Although your Garden visit will entail some walking, a tram tour would provide your guests with an overview of the Garden’s 250 acres.

  2. The tram can hold a maximum of 48 passengers. However, if wheelchairs or walkers need to be transported, this number will decrease.

  3. Yes, for groups of 20 or more, we can provide special meal plans that include an exclusive area for your guests. Call 718.817.8687 and ask about our “Reserve a Date with Nature” package.

  4. Yes, you can bring your own food. Our public Picnic Pavilion, located just behind our Everett Children’s Adventure Garden, is open to groups. Although out of doors, the pavilion is a covered area, and is the only designated area to picnic.

  5. Approximately 45 minutes.

  6. It is approximately a 5-minute walk.

  7. The tram does not stop at the Conservatory.