NYBG/125: Celebrating Our Anniversary

In celebration of NYBG's 125th anniversary, we’re looking forward to a year of lively new exhibitions and events to mark this momentous occasion. Join us for this milestone by sharing your favorite memories of the Garden!

May 7 & 8, 2016 

Mother’s Day Weekend Garden Party

The most spectacular spring landscape New York City has to offer is the setting for live music, games, picnicking, and more. The historic Lilac Collection reopening makes room for more Garden spots to play and relax.

May 14–September 11, 2016 

Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas

American Impressionism, a prominent artistic style that flourished at the turn of the 20th century, comes to life in a captivating Garden-wide exhibition featuring a gallery of more than 20 classic paintings and a stunning Conservatory display.

Edmund William Greacen, In Miss Florence’s Garden (detail), 1913, oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches, A Private Collector

May 26, 2016 

Glimmerglass Festival at NYBG

For one night only, the Glimmerglass Festival previews its 2016 season at The New York Botanical Garden, featuring a wide range of musical styles presented by Glimmerglass's Young Artists Program.


What's Wonderful in Spring

Discover the bounty of spring at the Garden as 250 acres of landscapes and collections burst into bloom.


Enjoy A New Season of Spring Classes!

Enjoy intro and advanced classes this spring and summer in Botany, Botanical Art, Crafts, Gardening, Floral Design, Horticulture, Horticultural Therapy, Landscape Design, Photography, and Wellness!


Donate Today & Help Us Plant Them

NYBG turns 125 years old in 2016! To celebrate this milestone, we began a dramatic expansion of the historic Narcissus plants at Daffodil Hill in October 2015. And you can help us reach our goal.


World Flora Online Announced

At the 34th annual Founders Corporate Dinner, The New York Botanical Garden saluted two generous funders—Google Inc. and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation—for their support of NYBG's leading role in World Flora Online.



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