Mission and Reports

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an urban botanic garden that connects people to the world of plants, fostering delight and curiosity while inspiring an appreciation and sense of stewardship of the environment.

In the Garden, in its community, and well beyond, BBG inspires people of all ages through the conservation, display, and enjoyment of plants; with educational programs that emphasize learning by doing; and with research focused on understanding and conserving regional plants and plant communities.

Approved by the Board of Trustees, October 16, 2013

Brooklyn Botanic Garden's IRS Form 990 returns are available below in PDF format. You need Adobe Reader to view the PDF pages.

For more information about the IRS Form 990 please visit the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York.

For more information about Brooklyn Botanic Garden and to view previous 990 returns, visit GuideStar.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden's financial position is summarized in the annual reports. The most recent independent auditor's report and financial statements are also available below in PDF format. You need Adobe Reader to view the PDF pages.

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Saturday & Sunday:
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(but open Columbus Day,
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Students with a valid ID $6
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455 Flatbush Avenue
990 Washington Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225


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