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“Amazing place for nature lovers”
Review of Wave Hill

Wave Hill
Ranked #2 of 68 things to do in Bronx
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A non-profit cultural institution that is located on 26 acres in the Bronx, whose mission is to explore the interaction between people and their natural environment through the maintenance of gardens, greenhouses and environmental protection programs for residents and visitors.
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

If you love outdoor life, castles and beautiful flowers - it’s for you! One little hint - Saturday free admission 10am -12 pm. I love this place any season is beautiful!

2  Thank Elizabeth D
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"hudson river"
in 63 reviews
"adirondack chairs"
in 6 reviews
"art exhibits"
in 7 reviews
"before noon"
in 5 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 3 reviews
"peaceful garden"
in 3 reviews
"nice gift shop"
in 4 reviews
"nature lovers"
in 4 reviews
"new york city"
in 14 reviews
"check their website"
in 4 reviews
"rolling hills"
in 3 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 5 reviews
"well worth the trip"
in 4 reviews
"free admission"
in 4 reviews
"public transportation"
in 3 reviews
"botanical gardens"
in 6 reviews
"palisades"
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

A beautiful property. Probably great in season. Nice greenhouse. Very pleasant place for a Sunday afternoon.

Thank backhauk
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Beautiful gardens, views (Hudson) and greenhouse. Not a common destination - especially for tourists. But if you are in NYC for an extended time, and you are near, it is totally worth it if you like plants.

1  Thank cavu0531
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We enjoyed a winter visit to Wave Hill and pretty view of the river. Since it is a bit of a trek for us, I'm not sure I would go back any time soon. The grounds are pretty and they do some interesting programs but it wouldn't be a top Bronx recommendation for people visiting our neighborhood unless they are in the immediate area.

Thank ajefferson2015
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

mostly locals in Riverdale know this beautiful location with view of the Palisades and lovely gardens. The mansion is lovely, used as a venue space. There are tranquil paths, well kept lawns, and a very peaceful atmosphere. Limited parking is available and it is a bit of a walk from the nearest bus stop. There are no nearby subway stops although MetroNorth Riverdale station is a formidable up hill walk away

Thank dridr
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