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Wave Hill

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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The most beautiful gardens in Riverdale, NY

This is a natural garden that you will enjoy to expend your day along with your love ones. Is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Most Beautiful Place in NYC

The title tells it all. The views high above the Hudson make this a world-class destination, not... read more

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A non-profit cultural institution that is located on 26 acres in the Bronx, whose mission is to explore the interaction between people and their natural environment through the maintenance of gardens, greenhouses and environmental protection...more
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West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY 10471-2899
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a natural garden that you will enjoy to expend your day along with your love ones. Is very refreshing and it takes your mind out of the main city and it helps you to relax. If you enjoy a walk in the nature,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The title tells it all. The views high above the Hudson make this a world-class destination, not to be missed. The combination of tranquility and beauty of the gardens is unsurpassed.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleas come to this excellent garden to have a good time and relax, have maybe a picnic and read a book. This place will be for your comfort with the excellent green fields, the flowers, the plants and the beautiful little fountains. Also you have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CANO0991
Reviewed March 19, 2019

I attended an awesome workshop and then had the opportunity to share the experiences with my class. My class was able to see the amazing view, check out the gardens and participate in a workshop geared for them.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank rsmrylugo
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

It is one of the most tranquil places in the BX and is a great place to get some down time in a peaceful space. Food was pretty good too.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mike_the_Walrus
Reviewed January 22, 2019

So many Beautiful pieces of Culture n History! Lots to do there especially Arts n Crafts Classes. Musical events there too!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mildred G
Reviewed December 22, 2018

What a lovely destination! At the last train stop in the Bronx, you descend a long set of stairs to a busy urban street. A courtesy van whisks you away through a bucolic neighborhood with lovely old, stately homes and gorgeous foliage. You depart the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank RebeccaH4813
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A secret of the west Bronx located in Riverdale. A beautiful, romantic and peaceful time in a place that overlooks the Hudson River. You'll enjoy it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pete A
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This is my first time visiting since I was a little kid. Peaceful place to alone I think. My Elementary School used to take us there and we'd we learn how to waltz and do a few other kids activities. This recent visit with my...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Esther G
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

A small botanical garden but we'll worth a visit. Concerts on summer Wednesdays with a beautiful view of the Hudson. Go at sunset

Date of experience: July 2018
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July 30, 2018|
Response from 628m_nicam | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is an Entrance fee. I believe it was $8
Mandy G
August 28, 2016|
Response from marabel100 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Unfortunately. :(
April 15, 2015|
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Response from Veronica G |
Donation days are Saturday from 9:00am - 12:00pm and Tuesdays from 9:00am to 12:00pm.