September 20, 2014 through October 31, 2014
10:30-5:30pm weekdays; 10am-5:30pm weekends; and 10am-6pm Columbus Day Weekend.
The New York Botanical Garden
Weekends and Monday Holidays:?$25; $22 students/seniors; $10 children ages 2-12; free for children younger than 2. Weekdays:?$20; $18 students/seniors; $8 children ages 2-12; free for children younger than 2
The Haunted Pumpkin Garden at The New York Botanical Garden is sure to thrill and chill visitors from Saturday, Sept. 20 through Halloween, Oct. 31.
The Haunted Pumpkin Garden is open all day for exploration, with guided activities from 1:30-5:30pm weekdays and 10am-5:30pm weekends. Each day, children can play inside a "gourd-geous" Pumpkin House; go on a scavenger hunt for fall fruits; look for wiggly worms under a rotting log; put on their own performance in the Pumpkin Puppet Theater; read spooky stories; and watch pumpkin seeds sprout in a germination chamber. On weekends, children can read spooky stories and enjoy Halloween parades that travel throughout the Children's Adventure Garden.
Address: 2900 Southern Blvd.
Bronx, NY 10458
About The New York Botanical Garden
Standard hours: 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Wheelchair accessible: Yes
Stroller parking: Yes
Stroller check: No
Bring food: No
Buy food: Yes
Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
Family bathroom: No
The New York Botanical Garden is a museum of plants located at Bronx River Parkway (Exit 7W) and Fordham Road. It is easy to reach by Metro-North Railroad or subway. The Garden is open year-round, Tuesday through Sunday and Monday federal holidays, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The best way to enjoy the Garden is with the All-Garden Pass, which includes admission to the grounds as well as to seasonal gardens, exhibitions, and attractions such as the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, Everett Children’s Adventure Garden, Native Plant Garden, and Tram Tour. For ticket pricing, please check our Web site. For more information, please call 718.817.8700 or visit nybg.org.
The New York Botanical Garden is located on property owned in full by the City of New York, and its operation is made possible in part by public funds provided through the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. A portion of the Garden’s general operating funds is provided by The New York City Council and The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. The Bronx Borough President and Bronx elected representatives in the City Council and State Legislature provide leadership funding.
Nearest public transportation stop: Subway stop; lines (Bedford Park Boulevard Station, B, D, 4)
Play area: Indoor and Outdoor
Party room: Yes
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