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Shuttle Service is Back!

Shuttle Service
Starting July 1, the Wave Hill van is back in service to shuttle visitors to and from public transportation, Thursdays through Sundays. There are three pick-up/drop-off locations:

  • Riverdale Metro North Station
  • Subway #1 Van Cortlandt Street (pick-up at Burger King on Broadway at 242nd Street)
  • Riverdale Park Parking Lot

    Scroll down for a link to the schedule on the Getting Here page.

Advance admission reservations are encouraged, but no longer required. Walk-in visitors are now welcome. Once you reserve an admission ticket, it is valid from 10AM to 5:30PM on the date of your reservation. Wave Hill is not assigning time slots for admission. If you wish to reserve your ticket(s), please do so here, or by calling 718.549.3200. Be sure to bring your printed ticket(s) or have them available on your mobile device for check-in.

Please review Know Before You Go for guidelines designed to keep all of us safe and well.

Visitor Information

Tue-Sun 10AM-5:30PM

4900 Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY



Adults $10
Students & Seniors 65+ $6
Children 6+ $4
Wave Hill Members Free
Corporate Members Free
Free admission offered all day Thursdays


Grounds: Tue-Sun 10:00AM - 5:30PM
Wave Hill House & Glyndor Gallery 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Perkins Visitor Center, The Shop & The Café 10:30AM - 4:30PM
Conservatory (limited capacity) 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Onsite Parking

Members $10
Non-Members $13
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Know Before You Go

Please take note of our new guidelines to ensure everyone's safety and help protect Wave Hill's living collection

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Getting Here

It’s easy to get here by bus, car, subway or Metro-North

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Admission for Partner Organizations

Staff members of our Corporate Members and card holders of partner organizations, click below for instructions on obtaining your admission tickets.

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A Place for All Seasons

Spring seasonal guide Grounds credit Wave Hill
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Summer Garden credit Stephanie Berger

Photo: Erica Berger

Wild Garden credit Mick Hales
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Photo: Joshua Bright

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Open All Year

In spring, the thrill of newness takes over the gardens and glory-of-the-snow, the first to bloom, spreads across the grounds and carpets the woodlands. Summer slips in with beauty everywhere, followed by autumn's brilliant colors and sharp air. Winter settles across the land and a hush pervades everything.

This oasis in the Bronx triggers one of those “Am-I-really-in-New-York?” moments. The answer: Yes, yes, you are.
- The New York Times Read Article
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Share Your Snaps!

Wave Hill is one of the most photo-rich places in New York City. Come visit and share with us @wavehill #wavehill

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