Brooklyn Botanic Garden

General Information

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
1000 Washington Avenue
Brooklyn New York 1 11238
(718) 623 7200
http://www.bbg.org

Brief Description

Growing from its humble beginnings as an ash dump in the late 1800s, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden has come to represent today the very best in urban gardening and horticultural display. Guided tours start at 1:00 PM

Staff

Sofya Cabalquinto, Public Affairs Coordinator, publicaffairs@bbg.org, 718 623 7241

Services Offered

  • Accessibility
    • The Alice Recknagel Ireys Fragrance Garden, the first garden in the United States designed for the visually impaired, offering all visitors the opportunity to explore the fragrant flowers, leaves, and textured surfaces of the herb and ornamental plants.