Share Your Garden Story for a chance to win a lifetime membership to NYBG!

Contribute to our anniversary celebration by sharing your favorite Garden memories and be entered to win a lifetime membership– a $3,200 value.

As we recognize our 125th anniversary, we want to hear about your experiences!

Take a moment to share your favorite story from a visit to The New York Botanical Garden, whether it's a particularly funny moment, a fond memory shared among family and friends, or a photo in front of your favorite Garden collection! By sharing your story, you'll be contributing to over a century of NYBG history.

There are several ways to share your story and enter to win. Official rules are available here.

  1. Submit your story below by using our form. We encourage you to include a photo from your visit to NYBG!
  2. E-mail your story to
  3. Contribute via social media by taking a selfie in front of your favorite NYBG spot and posting it to Twitter or Instagram with the #NYBG125 hashtag.
  4. Tell us your story, share your pictures

    Share Your NYBG Experience on Social

    See what other visitors are sharing on Twitter and Instagram, then post and tag your own Garden photo with #NYBG125!