Appreciate plant life Rutgers Gardens is a botanical garden tucked away behind the Rutgers University campus. It is a free attraction open to the public year-round. Stroll through beautiful agricultural collections such as the Rain Garden and the Bamboo Forest. There are many trees, flowers and various plant species to appreciate and learn about.
Every Friday, you can also pick up fresh local produce at the Farm Market. Guided tours can be scheduled at various times Monday through Saturday for a nominal fee. Rutgers Gardens is open from 8:30 am until dusk every single day of the year.