From the Brooklyn Botanic Garden website: "A century ago, Brooklyn Botanic…More Garden's founders had the vision to transform a city ash heap into a premier botanic garden in the heart of the borough.
"Since the Garden first opened its gates to the public, it has been a vibrant place for education, research, world-class horticulture, and sanctuary."
Admission: Members: Free, Adults: $8, Seniors (65 and over): $4, Students with a valid ID: $4, Children under 12: Free, Winter Weekdays: Free
Heart of Brooklyn 789 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY11238 Founded in 2001, Heart of Brooklyn is a non-profit partnership between the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn…More Children’s Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Public Library, Prospect Park and Prospect Park Zoo. The organization is dedicated to promoting local tourism, bettering neighborhoods and increasing the visibility of local cultural and artistic institutions. Heart of Brooklyn's website contains upcoming event information.