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Fall at Wave Hill

We look forward to your visit to the garden!

New York City is now requiring all visitors age 12 and older to show proof they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to enter. All visitors age 18 and older must also show a valid photo ID.

For more on where to get vaccinated, visit New York City’s Vaccine Finder. Read more details on the mandate at

Proof of vaccination includes:

  • CDC Vaccination Card (or photo)
  • NYC COVID Safe App
  • New York State Excelsior Pass
  • NYC Vaccination Record
  • An official immunization record from outside NYC or the US

Valid ID includes your name accompanied by a photograph OR your date of birth, such as:

  • Driver’s license
  • Government ID card
  • IDNYC card
  • Passport
  • School ID card

Visitor Information

Tue–Sun 10AM–4:30PM

Last admission at 4PM; grounds close at 4:15PM

$10 - Adults
$6 - Students & Seniors 65+
$4 - Children 6+
FREE for Members

Admission is free on Thursdays

4900 Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY

Closed Sat, Dec 25, & Sat, Jan 1

Tickets—Advance admission reservations are encouraged, but not required. Walk-up visitors are welcome. If you reserve an admission ticket, it is valid from 10AM to 4:30PM on the date of your reservation; Wave Hill is not assigning time slots for admission. If you wish to reserve your ticket(s), please go to Admission Tickets, or call 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.

Shuttle Service—Our free shuttle service is temporarily suspended due to increased Covid-related precautions mandated by the City of New York.


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 - 4:30PM
Wave Hill House 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Perkins Visitor Center, The Shop & The Café 10:30AM - 4:00PM
Conservatory 10:00AM - 12:00PM & 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Glyndor Gallery 10:00AM - 12PM & 12:30PM - 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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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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