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Brooklyn Botanic Garden

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Address: 990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225-1008
Phone Number: +1 718-623-7200
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Tue - Fri 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden offers weddings & private event catering at the...

Brooklyn Botanic Garden offers weddings & private event catering at the The Palm House and Atrium, in a beautiful New York City garden, outdoor dining setting.

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On Tuesday, it's free to get into the garden. I love exploring this garden. Beautiful in Spring with the cherry blossoms and tulips. Summer is gorgeous with the rich green grass... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

On Tuesday, it's free to get into the garden. I love exploring this garden. Beautiful in Spring with the cherry blossoms and tulips. Summer is gorgeous with the rich green grass, Japanese lake and garden(my favorite) and rose garden. I also love the simulation of different habitats in the world. It's a full day of fun for families.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A little way out from Manhattan but well worth the trip especial if it is a nice day, plenty to see and great for kids as well. A lovely garden for all and there is charge for getting in.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I recommend a visit to this beautiful garden if you're a nature lover, however it takes a few hours to fully enjoy it. The gift shop is interesting but a tad high brow expensive. Pick a day that's not too hot, lunch first and skip the spendy over priced park food cafes because they aren't situated in scenic areas where... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

NY is a busy, pretty noisy place. This park is relatively large, very quiet, beautifully kept up. It was truly an oasis where you could feel at peace with nature.

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Winterthur, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'm not into botanic and I can't say something about the level of "botanic plants", but it is a beautiful and well renovated park. It's free on Tuesday:)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful, large park with so much to do. Everywhere you walk it is amazing. The rose garden is amazing and the indoor Gardens are really pretty. The rock garden is a fun walk. The cafe food is very good as well. Some of the security guards take things a bit too seriously. The orchard is also amazing. Block out... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you like flowers this is the place! Very nicely laid out. avoid weekends if possible, very crowded. Plan on lunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent really nice park to walk with my girl and her small dog and my self with Golden Retriever ,love it every one enjoy nice day

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Monroe, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a beautiful place...great for anyone also. The plants and foliage are amazing! Try to go during the Cherry Blossom Blooms or even the Rose Garden

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go Tuesdays when it's free, or combine with the adjacent Brooklyn Museum of Art on any other day. The gardens take their names from what was originally raised there; thus the :Herb Garden" contains not herbs but edibles. Signage aside, the gardens are a realistic size to see in a few hours. Highlights include some of the trees and shrubs,... More 

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