Hours/Admissions

HOURS & ADMISSIONS

General Grounds & Botanical Garden

Open Monday through Sunday from dawn to dusk.

The New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden
Open Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (CLOSED JULY 13, 2014)
Last admission into the Garden is 30 minutes before closing time.

$5 Adults
$4 Seniors (65 and over)
$4 Students
Free Children 12 and under
Free Members
Free Active Military (Blue Star Program)

Visitor Center, Main Hall
Open Tuesday through Sunday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

NEWHOUSE CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART

Enter from Visitor Center, Main Hall

$5 Adults
$4 Seniors (65 and over)
$4 Students with valid IDs
Free Children 12 and under
Free Members
Free Active Military (Blue Star Program)

HOURS Open Tuesday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

CONTACT  (718) 425-3524 or  [email protected]

 

Gallery & Garden Combo Ticket

Expand your visit to include all that Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden has to offer with a combo ticket that provides all day access to historical and contemporary exhibitions as well as the formal gardens. Combo tocket includes access to the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden, Visitor Center, Main Hall and the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art.

$8 Adults
$7 Seniors (65 and over)
$7 Students 12-17 with valid IDs
Free Children 12 and under
Free Members
Free Active Military (Blue Star Program)

Group Visits

To schedule a group visit, please contact (718) 425-3511 to obtain details about guided tours, workshops and to provide learning or physical needs for your group.

Music Hall and Veteran’s Memorial Hall

Open during performance times only. See Performing Arts Program’s webpage for details.

DINING AND REFRESHMENTS

Neighborhood Restaurants

Adobe Blues   63 Lafayette Avenue  Staten Island, NY 10301 (718) 720-2583

Exit through the East Gate and proceed down Filmore Avenue to Lafayette Avenue. 
Blue   1115 Richmond Terrace  Staten Island, NY 10310

Exit through the West Gate and proceed to Richmond Terrace.

ATM located nearby at the Getty Gas Station on the corner of Richmond Terrace and Bard Avenue

Bringing food and setting up a picnic is also recommended.

ACCESSIBILITY

Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden is committed to making its programs accessible for all visitors. We are working to make its galleries, gardens and facilities accessible. However, Snug Harbor is a 180 year old historic site and some areas present challenges to those with ambulatory disabilities.

Entrance/Paths

Three parking lots have designated spaces for visitors who are mobility challenged. Visitors in wheelchairs can enter all areas of Snug Harbor’s campus, but must contact admission staff at (718) 448-2500 to enter the formal gardens, which includes the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden. Visitors in wheelchairs are instructed to use caution when entering narrow, rough, uneven or steep garden paths.

Education Programs

Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden provides numerous learning opportunities for visitors of all ages. Education programs can be adapted for students with special needs.

When scheduling a school visit to Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, please contact us at (718) 425-3511 about the learning or physical needs of your students.

Guided Tours and Public Programs

Tours with a dedicated guide are available for groups of 15 to 25 people for $200 for adults and schools/$150 seniors and Title 1 Schools. Considerations may be made for smaller groups. Guided tours are available for exhibitions and gardens to ensure that individuals with a range of abilities can experience Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden. Tours tailored to visitors with physical or developmental challenges can also be arranged. Call the Education Department (718) 425-3511 for more information.

Visitor Services
The Visitor Center and Garden Grille Cafe are all accessible by wheelchair. An elevator that provides access to the art galleries is also located in an Administrative Building, Building G, Shinbone Alley. Visitors must pay admission in advance at the Visitor Center, Main Hall, to obtain access to elevator into art galleries.

Security

Uniformed Park Rangers patrol the grounds and can help direct visitors to appropriate facilities and resources. Contact a Ranger at (718) 816-9691, wait for a few beeps, then speak.

Restrooms
Restrooms for use by our visitors in wheelchairs are located in Building G.

Contact Us

For questions or comments about accessibility at Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, please contact us (718) 448-2500 or [email protected]

 

 

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