Light in Winter

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Free Winter Weekday Admissions
Tuesday–Fridays, November 1–February 28 | 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

In winter, Brooklyn Botanic Garden is a sanctuary of calm, enjoining visitors to look closely into the Garden’s subtle beauty.

Upcoming Events


Conservatory Seasonal Highlights Tour

Conservatory Seasonal Highlights Tour
Event start: 20141213
Saturdays and Sundays, December 2014 | 1–1:45 p.m.

Escape the cold and discover the plants of South Africa, Australia, and Brazil—without leaving Brooklyn! Join one of BBG’s Garden Guides and explore the many climates of the Steinhardt Conservatory. Learn more »

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Winter Bird Stroll for the Whole Family

Winter Bird Stroll for the Whole Family
Event start: 20141207
Sundays, December 7, 2014; January 4, February 1, March 1, 2015 | 10–11 a.m.

Spot winter birds around BBG with naturalist Brad Klein. Learn more »

Gudrun Sjödén Pop-up Shop

Gudrun Sjödén Pop-up Shop
Event start: 20141207
Sundays, December 7, 2014; January 4, February 1, March 1, 2015 | 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Check out a special pop-up shop for this environmentally friendly Swedish clothing and homeware brand. Learn more »

Action Heroes Movement Class (3- to 5-year-olds)

Action Heroes Movement Class (3- to 5-year-olds)
Event start: 20150104
Sundays, December 7, 2014, January 4, 2015
10:30–11:15 a.m.

Kids, bring your Superman cape and Catwoman ears and join choreographer and Spoke the Hub teaching artist Mark Lamb in an action-packed frolic. Learn more »

Meet the Makers: JoMart Chocolates

Meet the Makers: JoMart Chocolates
Event start: 20150104
Sunday, January 4, 2015 | 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
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Warm up with a hot cocoa and chocolate tasting, hosted by JoMart Chocolates. Learn more »

Action Heroes Movement Class (5- to 7-year-olds)

Action Heroes Movement Class (5- to 7-year-olds)
Event start: 20150104
Sundays, December 7, 2014, January 4, 2015
11:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Kids, bring your Superman cape and Catwoman ears and join choreographer and Spoke the Hub teaching artist Mark Lamb in an action-packed frolic. Learn more »

Chase Away the Winter Blues

Chase Away the Winter Blues
Event start: 20150104
November 2, December 7, 2014, January 4, February 1, March 1, 2015 | 1–2 p.m. | Meet at Magnolia Plaza

Join licensed psychotherapist and veteran BBG guide Lynne Spevack, LCSW, for this hour-long outdoor narrated walk series designed to relieve the winter doldrums. Learn more »

Victorian Toy Parlor

Victorian Toy Parlor
Event start: 20150104
Sundays, December 7, 2014, January 4, 2015 | 1–3 p.m.

Step back in time and play with wooden climbing bears, Jacob’s ladders, do-nothing machines, and other olden-day whatnots. Learn more »

Nestfest for Families

Nestfest for Families
Event start: 20150104
Sunday, January 4, 2015 | 1–3 p.m.

Winter is the best time to look for nests in BBG’s trees! Discover how garden animals build their homes out of plant parts, and try crafting your very own nest to bring home. Learn more »

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