Directions & Parking
Some areas of the Garden are inaccessible while Lightscape is installed. Accordingly, daytime admission is pay-what-you-wish. Please support Brooklyn Botanic Garden by paying what you can.
455 Flatbush Avenue (click for map)
990 Washington Avenue (click for map)
Brooklyn, NY 11225
During winter hours, all entrances close to the public at 3 p.m.
Lightscape ticketholders enter at 990 Washington Avenue.
to Eastern Parkway—Brooklyn Museum for 150 Eastern Parkway and 990 Washington Avenue entrances
to Prospect Park for 455 Flatbush Avenue entrance (no B train on weekends)
Nearest bus services:
B16 to Ocean Avenue
B41 to Empire Boulevard
B43 to Washington Avenue
B45 to Washington Avenue
B48 to Eastern Parkway
10-minute walk from a Garden entrance:
B16 to Lincoln Road
B41 or B69 to Brooklyn Public Library
B49 to Eastern Parkway
B65 to Classon Avenue
LIRR to Flatbush Avenue/Atlantic Avenue Station. Connect with 2, 3, 4, or 5 train or B41 bus.
Attended parking (for a fee) is available at 900 Washington Avenue.
Parking lot opens at 6 a.m. on weekdays and 7 a.m. on weekends. There is no overnight parking; monthly parking by arrangement.
First Saturday of the month: $7 prepaid
This rate is applicable only to attendees of First Saturday events at the Brooklyn Museum. The rate does not apply to attendees of Brooklyn Botanic Garden events ending at midnight or later.
Other special event rates may apply on busy days.
School buses (only when space permits): $25 for up to 12 hours; $50 for up to 24 hours. Regular buses: $60 for up to 12 hours; $90 for up to 24 hours.
All rates subject to change.