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Wave Hill

West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY 10471-2899
+1 718-549-3200
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Healing time among the busy city life

You can enjoy nature's life during the whole year ie, flower blossom in spring and white world in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jinduk21c
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New York City, New York
You can not believe this beauty in New York

My friend suggested this place to watch and take some photo for the flowers. I drove in Bronx, when... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Abbady A
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New York
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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 programs for residents and visitors.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hudson river” (64 reviews)
“art exhibits” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
LOCATION
West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY 10471-2899
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+1 718-549-3200
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"hudson river"
in 64 reviews
"adirondack chairs"
in 6 reviews
"art exhibits"
in 7 reviews
"before noon"
in 5 reviews
"leisurely afternoon"
in 3 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 3 reviews
"peaceful garden"
in 3 reviews
"herb garden"
in 5 reviews
"nice gift shop"
in 4 reviews
"nature lovers"
in 4 reviews
"new york city"
in 14 reviews
"check their website"
in 4 reviews
"walking trails"
in 3 reviews
"rolling hills"
in 3 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 5 reviews
"well worth the trip"
in 4 reviews
"free admission"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can enjoy nature's life during the whole year ie, flower blossom in spring and white world in winter time. Whenever you visit the Wave Hill, you feel the very precious time of the season at any time of the year. I recommend you invite...More

Thank jinduk21c
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend suggested this place to watch and take some photo for the flowers. I drove in Bronx, when I thought I lost, the garden was there hard to find. I could believe how beautiful it is. It is from the time you walk in...More

1  Thank Abbady A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Wave Hill for the first time recently and am so glad I did. It is a beautiful garden with a majestic view of the Hudson. And they have a lovely cafe with outdoor seating for a welcome and delicious respite!

Thank Nancy S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live within walking distance of Wave Hill and have enjoyed it many times over the years. It is a beautifully preserved estate for a nature walk, fabulous views of the Hudson River and the Palisades of NJ. They have a very nice restaurant to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wave Hill is a small park that historically was used as a home by some wealthy and famous people. It's right on the Hudson and the view and the breeze are delightful. Some gardens, an art museum and a place to eat all add to...More

Thank campeddeer
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I didn't know what to expect going to a green spot in the Bronx? First thing to catch my eye was this very very unique tree. Beautiful!, never saw a tree like it. The walking trails were tranquil. However as your walking towards the gift...More

1  Thank I6846ZHshirleym
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This peaceful garden with great views is also home to many species of plants and trees. Get a walk with a botanist ( check their schedule). We understood much more and enjoyed it better when we knew the stories, history. You can bring a picnic...More

2  Thank vasile123
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Weather was perfect to walk around the gardens and admire the beautiful flaura. There are couple of gazebos and resting spots to seek shelter from the sun. Not sure if weekends are crowded but I enjoyed not having crowds trying to look at flowers at...More

Thank Mónica M
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

This is a smaller garden in Riverdale. It has an amazing view of the Hudson River and the Palisades. The grounds are kept impeccable. It is a very serene place.

Thank luvbigcountry
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

If you love outdoor life, castles and beautiful flowers - it’s for you! One little hint - Saturday free admission 10am -12 pm. I love this place any season is beautiful!

2  Thank Elizabeth D
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Mandy G
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Response from marabel100 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Unfortunately. :(
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NicT1229
16 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.
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