Directions & Parking

Directions & Parking

Note: Due to local flooding, the Garden is closed on Friday, September 29.


Public Transportation


2/3 train universal symbol of access to Eastern Parkway—Brooklyn Museum for 150 Eastern Parkway and 990 Washington Avenue entrances

B/Q/S trains universal symbol of access to Prospect Park for 455 Flatbush Avenue entrance (no B train on weekends)

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


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.

The parking lot is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. There is no overnight parking; monthly parking by arrangement.

Rate (off-peak days)
Up to 1 hour
Up to 2 hours
Up to 3 hours
Up to 4 hours
Up to 5 hours
Maximum to closing
Up to 24 hours
Lost ticket (pays per day)

First Saturday of the month: $25 payable on entry
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 maximum to closing; $50 for up to 24 hours; $50 per day for lost ticket. Regular buses: $90 for maximum to closing; $120 for up to 24 hours; $120 per day for lost ticket.

All rates subject to change.

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