The New York Botanical Garden is a beautiful, peaceful haven in the Bronx. If you are a nature lover you will be amazed by their gardens, flowers, trees and collections. It is a very large garden so wear comfortable walking shoes. It's a great place to enjoy nature, read a book and relax. They also have a family garden where they plant tons of vegetables, fruits and herbs. If you have kids you can also visit the children's garden. They also have a farmers market on Wednesdays in the summer.