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Wave Hill

Open Now: 09:00 - 16:30
Open today: 09:00 - 16:30
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So many Beautiful pieces of Culture n History! Lots to do there especially Arts n Crafts Classes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mildred G
Peaceful Escape from the city!

What a lovely destination! At the last train stop in the Bronx, you descend a long set of stairs... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2018
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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
+1 718-549-3200
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 22 December 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
Thank RebeccaH4813
Reviewed 11 December 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 6 November 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 14 October 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
Thank Gillette18041
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely garden to walk around, or to bring your family for a picnic, or even for some yoga. It’s very well kept and overlooks the Hudson so the views are just beautiful- especially near sunset. There are woodsy parts, grassy parts, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cindela
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful gardens and conservatory. Free admittance on Tues and Sat. Pay $8 to park close or $0 to take the shuttle. Nice gift shop; quiet.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bobby44881
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful place, my job it’s close to Wavehill, and during my first visit, I was so surprised that this place was so close to me and so beautiful. Landscape, the gardens and the architecture are amazing- a must see.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank riossant
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Well, it's not really hidden- you can reach it by subway but it isn't well advertised. What an incredible garden with views of the Hudson River and the Pallisades. The guides are volunteers but knowledgeable and the garden itself is so peaceful and beautiful you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Wave Hill is a famous garden North of the City and certainly worth a visit. You can easily get a train from Grand Central and buy a package with your ticket that was incredibly inexpensive!! You cannot believe that in 20 minutes or so you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank John K
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31 July 2018|
Response from 628m_nicam | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is an Entrance fee. I believe it was $8
Mandy G
28 August 2016|
Response from marabel100 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Unfortunately. :(
15 April 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.