Family Gardening Hours

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Event Description

For children of all ages plus an adult
Single session in March, April, June, October, or November

  • Registration for March, April, and June opens Monday, February 5, 2024

  • Registration for October and November opens Monday, June 24, 2024

This new program is a one-time class for kids of all ages and their caregivers. Join educators at activity stations throughout the Children’s Garden. Plant seeds, water vegetables and flowers, create nature crafts, taste fresh produce, dig in soil, and more! Participants are welcome to register for multiple classes, but activities will repeat. Programs take place rain or shine!

One child-adult pair must register to participate together. Up to three children or adults may be added.


  • Adult + Child pair: $35

  • Additional Child or Adult (up to 3): $18

  • For member rates, provide your BBG membership number on checkout, or, purchase a membership with your registration.


  • Class registration includes Garden admission before or after the program; see to confirm hours. Show your ticket on entrance.

  • Look for an email with program guidelines the day before your visit. 

  • Please register on the waitlist if you wish to attend on a date that is sold out; you will be contacted if space opens.

  • There are no refunds. Exchanges are subject to availability and must made prior to event date.


We recommend using the 455 Flatbush Entrance, which is a short walk to the Children’s Garden. There are also entrances at 150 Eastern Parkway and 990 Washington Avenue.

Nearest Subways

  • B/Q/S to Prospect Park for 455 Flatbush Avenue entrance (no B train on weekends)

  • 2/3 to Eastern Parkway—Brooklyn Museum for 150 Eastern Parkway and 990 Washington Avenue entrances

  • 4/5 to Franklin Avenue (no elevator) for 990 Washington Avenue and 150 Eastern Parkway entrances

Program participants must present ticket for entrance. Registrations are nonrefundable, but may be exchanged in advance of visit date. 

For questions about admissions, see Admissions FAQ.

For questions about membership, see Membership FAQ.

For questions about the program, contact

If you need assistance with your registration, contact

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