A man singing and another man playing piano.
May 23

The Glimmerglass Festival: An Evening of World-Class Opera

Don’t miss this sneak peek of the 2019 Glimmerglass Festival season including excerpts from Kern and Hammerstein’s Show Boat, Verdi’s La Traviata, Corigliano’s The Ghosts of Versailles, and Tchaikovsky’s The Queen of Spades.

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People walking through the Rose Garden.
June 1 & 2

Rose Garden Weekend

Explore the spectacular spring color of more than 650 varieties of roses along with live music, tours, poetry, and more.

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A photo of Roberto Burle Marx holding up elephant ear leaves.
June 8–September 29

Brazilian Modern:
The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx

Immerse yourself in lush gardens, vibrant art, and the sights and sounds of Brazil.

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Adult Education student making a floral arrangement.

Spring and Summer Classes Are Now Online!

Beginners and advanced students alike can enjoy classes in Design, Art, Gardening, our new Food & Drink section, and more!

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Young boy in blue hat and green shirt holding up a carrot with soil from the ground.

2019 Family Programs

Register now for a new season of activities for kids ages 2–13, featuring nature play, plant science, gardening, and more.

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Embrace your #plantlove with NYBG Shop’s expertly curated selection of tropical plants, botanical books, home décor, jewelry, and unique garden gifts. All purchases support NYBG.

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Brian Sullivan teaching Intensive students in the Native Plant Garden

Summer Intensive Programs

Accelerate your training to become a Floral Designer, Gardener, or Landscape Designer. Take much of the coursework required for a prestigious NYBG Certificate in just a few weeks. Individual intensive classes are also available in Botanical Art & Illustration and Horticultural Therapy.

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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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