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New York Botanical Garden

With 250 acres of plants from around the world, your group can discover the wonders of nature up close. 2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, New York 10458. 718-817-8181. Cost: Fee... More Info

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Brooklyn Botanic Garden

990 Washington Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11225. 718-623-7220. Contains over 12,000 plants from around the globe on display on 52 acres. Fee/Free.

Conservatory Garden

Central Park at 105th St. & 5th Ave., New York, NY 10029. 212-310-6600. Divided into three distinct styles and locations with seasonal flowers: the Italian; the French; and the English, which also houses the Secret Garden bronze statue and fountain memorializing author Frances Hodgson Burnett. Free.

Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden

914 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301. 718-448-2500. The botanical garden’s highlights: The Chinese Scholar’s Garden; the Secret Garden; butterfly, pond, herb, shade & sensory gardens. Fee.