FARM VISITS AND TOURS
Please note that our rooftop farm is not open to the public seven days a week. We love visitors, but before making the trip, please consult our visiting hours so you don’t find yourself locked out after a long trek! Read on to figure out the best option for you and your schedule. We look forward to seeing you soon!
SATURDAY OPEN HOUSE IN QUEENS
OUR LAST OPEN HOUSE OF THE SEASON WAS OCT 22ND. SEE BELOW TO BOOK A TOUR, OR SEE YOU IN 2017!
Every Saturday mid-May through October we host an open house at our Flagship farm in Long Island City, Queens (directions are here). There's no need to register in advance and no charge–just come on by between 11am and 4pm, and you can visit the chickens, buy some farm-fresh produce, get your hands dirty alongside our farm team, or simply enjoy the fresh air! Families be sure to visit on a Family Farm Day, the third Saturday of every month, when City Growers hosts its FREE family-friendly workshops and children’s activities!
TICKETED FARM TOURS CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP!
Mondays at Brooklyn Navy Yard
Thursdays at Long Island City
May - October, 10AM & 11:30AM
$10 per person
Ticketed tours take place every week from May - October. Lead by one of our dynamic & knowledgeable staff members, our ticketed tours are a great way to experience our farm. Come visit, buy some honey, and take a picture of yourself atop the world’s largest green roof farm
Tours must be booked in advance, and cost $10 per person. We offer two tours times at starting at 10:00AM and 11:30AM. Tours last approximately 45 minutes each. You will be prompted to to select your tour time when purchasing tickets. These public tours are intended for individuals and groups of no more than four (4) individuals; for larger groups, please see below to book a private tour.
We book private tours at both farms Monday through Friday, April 15th through November 15th by request.
PUBLIC EVENTS CLICK HERE FOR OUR CALENDAR
From a how-to hot-sauce class to sunset yoga, there's always something fun going on up on the farm. Check out our events calendar for a list of upcoming workshops, yoga classes, dinners and other public events!
PRIVATE EVENTS CLICK HERE TO BOOK THE FARM
With herb-scented breezes and breathtaking views of the City, our farm’s private rooftop venue provides a unique and memorable setting for your next event. Be it a dinner party, office team-building getaway, educational workshop or wedding, you and your guests are sure to have an experience like no other at our stunning rooftop farm. Check out our Private Workshop offerings or book the whole farm.
VISITS FOR K-12 AGE YOUTH
Youth programming at the farm is available through City Growers, a registered 501c3 non-profit dedicated to connecting urban communities with agriculture, food and environment through educational farm explorations. If you are seeking to bring a school or youth group to the farm, please CLICK HERE to request a visit with their amazing team of educators!
BIKE and SUBWAY TOURS
Want to see more than just the farm? Check out Get Up and Ride‘s fun, insider bicycle tours, and sign up for a Classic Tour of Brooklyn, which includes a brief stop at our Navy Yard farm. Or, visit Turnstile Tours to check out their guided explorations of the Brooklyn Navy Yard and beyond; their Urban Ecology Tour also includes a quick pop-in on the Navy Yard roof! Continuing education credits are available to architecture professionals for participation in the Urban Ecology Tour. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS
Want to come take a photo? CLICK HERE for our photo and media policy!
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