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The New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Blvd Bronx, NY 10458
718-817-8700
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3 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 10 2011

Absolutely beautiful -- I felt like I was transported to a miniature magical city.

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9 stars
attended Dec 10 2011

The exhibit was great, but the complimentary drink was undrinkable. I thought complimentary meant one free drink, not a previously made specialty drink.

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8 reviews
34 stars
attended Dec 08 2012

Overall we had a nice time, but the free drink was a bust as they'd run out by 8pm (when we got there) and the place was WAY too crowded. Beyond that we were AMAZED by the exhibits...just fascinating! Lastly, we turned our tickets in to their...continued

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Website

http://www.nybg.org/exhibitions/2014/holiday-train-show/bar-car-...

Description

Your ticket provides access to the entire event between 7:00pm and 10:00pm. There are timed entrances to the Holiday Train Show at 7:45pm or 8:00pm in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.

One beer, wine or cocktail of your choice is included with your ticket, with additional drinks and snacks available for purchase at the cash bar.

On Friday, November 21, join the Garden for LGBT Night during Bar Car Nights.

About the Ticket Supplier: The New York Botanical Garden

The New York Botanical Garden is a museum of plants, an educational institution, and a scientific research organization. Founded in 1891 and now a National Historic Landmark, it is one of the greatest botanical gardens in the world and the largest in any city in the United States, distinguished by the beauty of its diverse landscape and extensive collections and gardens, as well as by the scope and excellence of its programs in horticulture, education, and science.

The Botanical Garden's curated living collections contain more than 1 million plants; its Continuing Education program is the largest and most diverse of any botanical garden in the world; its Children's Education program has been a pioneer in innovative, informal science discovery facilities and activities; and its scientific research on plants and fungi is unmatched in scope, depth, and authority.

The Garden offers a sweeping 250-acre landscape, 50 curated display gardens, an expansive 50-acre native Forest, and a wealth of programs, exhibitions, and activities for visitors to enjoy. The grounds display masterpieces, some dating to the 1840s, by many of the nation's most accomplished architects and designers, both past and contemporary. The Botanical Garden's innovative programs, unparalleled resources, and talented staff are rivaled by few and exceeded by none.