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Food and adult beverages available for purchase
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Cost me about the amount of the ticket to get there on the train.
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$15 to park in the lot
info Dec 10 2012 star this tip starred
Skip the complimentary (Whiskey, Ginger Beer and Lime) drink
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47 ratings
4.3 average rating
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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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11 events
1 review
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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24 events
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... continued

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Your ticket is good for a timed entry: 7:00pm or 8:00pm.

The event ends at 10:00pm.

Bar Car Nights will take place in the Conservatory. The new Holiday Dining Pavilion will also be open for purchasing food at the New York Botanical Garden.

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

A professional photographer will be on hand to capture this special holiday memory, and the images will be available for download or purchase after your visit.

Check out the New York Botanical Garden website for partner restaurants offering discounts for those with tickets to 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.