Gallery: PHOTOS: Inhabitat Tours Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s New Green Ro...

The new green-grass-roofed Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Visitor Center will officially open on May 16th, but Inhabitat has already gotten a sneak preview of the gorgeous space. Designed by Weiss/Manfredi, the new structure rests in harmony with the surrounding gardens, both in architectural design and environmental footprint. Rising from a Gingko tree-lined hill, the glass visitor center is both welcoming and unimposing, providing an area of respite and superior views of the serene gardens.

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