Parking in and around the Garden may be at capacity for the closing week of The Orchid Show. Public transportation is recommended.

March 3–April 22, 2018

The Orchid Show

Installations by Belgian Floral Artist Daniel Ost

Now in its 16th year, The Orchid Show showcases thousands of dramatically displayed orchids in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory featuring a series of installations crafted by Ost—each a living sculpture that celebrates the complex beauty of these stunning flowers.

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Volunteers carrying a giant Earth ball.
April 20–22, 2018

Earth Day Celebration

The Orchid Show closes with an Earth Day celebration that highlights NYBG’s central work to save the plants of the world. Meet NYBG scientists and students, join behind-the-scenes tours in the lab, explore the Steere Herbarium, and more.

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April 28 & 29, 2018

Daffodil Celebration and Wine Weekend

Come spring, the Garden is in full bloom, setting the scene for this wine lover’s weekend. Enjoy samplings from more than a dozen New York wineries, listen to live music, and learn about the science behind winemaking along Tulip Tree Allée.

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Photo of statues in the Antique Garden Furniture Fair
Preview Party & Collectors' Plant Sale: May 3
Weekend & Specialty Plant Sale: May 4–6

Garden Art & Antiques Fair

Enjoy NYBG’s glorious spring spectacle during a weekend-long celebration featuring rare plants, antiques, and art from leading dealers. Throughout the weekend, a newly expanded specialty plant sale features an array of apartment-friendly plants, trees, shrubs, vines, hard-to-find perennials, herbs, and annuals from some of horticulture’s finest growers.

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Learn Something New This Season!

Beginners and advanced students alike can enjoy classes in Botanical Art and Illustration, Floral Design, Gardening, Horticulture, and more!

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It’s Orchid Season! Explore NYBG Shop’s beautiful selection of fine orchids and orchid care products. You will also find Garden-inspired tableware, home decor, stationery, prints, books, and more! Members get 10% off in store and online. All purchases support The New York Botanical Garden.

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NYBG Press

Discover the Vanilla Orchid with NYBG Press

Journey into the vanilla-producing agroforests of Madagascar in this new book from NYBG Press, examining the remarkable blend of ethnography, landscape history, and botany behind the world's only culinary orchid.

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NYBG is closed on Mondays with the exception of special dates.

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Location & Hours

2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, New York 10458

Map of NYBG in Relation to the Bronx

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Today’s Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

NYBG is closed on Mondays with the exception of special dates.

About NYBG

The New York Botanical Garden is an iconic living museum, a major educational institution, and a renowned plant research and conservation organization. Founded in 1891 and now a National Historic Landmark, it is one of the greatest botanical gardens in the world and the largest in any city in the United States, distinguished by the beauty of its diverse landscape and extensive collections and gardens, as well as by the scope and excellence of its multidisciplinary exhibitions and programs.

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