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Holiday Train Show® at New York Botanical Garden in The Bronx

New York City’s Most Beloved Holiday Tradition Is Back!

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November 19, 2022 – January 16, 2023

10 am – 6 pm

Closed Mondays, except for December 19 & 26; January 2 & 16

Closed Thanksgiving, November 24, and Christmas Day, December 25 

Early Closures November 30 (Conservatory and Holiday Train Show® close at 3 p.m.); December 24 (NYBG closes at 3 p.m.)

Pricing

Adults $35 | Seniors & Students $31 | Ages 2-12 $20 | Under Age 2 & Members Free

+ GLOW

Adults $54/39 | Ages 2-12 $30/20 | Under Age 2 Free

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NYBG’s Holiday Train Show—a favorite holiday tradition—has been making memories for over 30 years! See model trains zip through an enchanting display of more than 190 replicas of New York landmarks, each delightfully re-created from natural materials such as birch bark, lotus pods, and cinnamon sticks.

Plus, take in NYC’s largest outdoor holiday light experience at NYBG GLOW, returning for its third year with even more illuminated displays. Thousands of dazzling, energy-efficient lights and whimsical, picture-perfect installations reflect the surrounding gardens and collections, creating a spectacle not to be missed. These special evenings feature music, experiences, food, and more—making for the ultimate night out this season.

All Aboard with Thomas & Friends™

January 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, & 22, 2023

Everyone’s favorite train returns as the star of a mini-performance for familys to enjoy during their Garden visit. Driver Sam and his friends provide a fun-filled, interactive musical show featuring a photo-op with Thomas after the show.

NYBG GLOW: An Outdoor Color & Light Experience

November 18–19, 23, 25–26; December 2–3, 9–11, 15–17, 22–23, 26–30, 2022; January 1, 7, 14, 2023

This holiday season, NYBG GLOW returns for its third year. Discover the beauty of our landscape and historic buildings after dark, breathtakingly illuminated across the Garden.

Sounds of the Season

November 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27; December 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 2022; & January 1, 2023

11 a.m.–2 p.m. | At the Garden
Kick-off your Holiday Train Show experience with inspired brass and percussion performances by local musicians.

Evergreen Express

November 19, 2022–January 16, 2023

Self-Guided Explorations:
Daily 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Guided Activities:
Weekdays; 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays & Holidays; 11 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Everett Children’s Adventure Garden
Included in all ticket types

Holiday Classes

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