Photo of the aquatic room

Valentine’s Weekend

February 10 & 11, 2018

10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Looking to escape to a tranquil, romantic place with that special someone? Come out to NYBG for Valentine’s Weekend! Have a personal love poem written by a professional poet, learn all about chocolate with tastings and talks, or discover the aphrodisiac qualities of plants in the Conservatory.

While you’re here, don’t miss your chance to get a rare look into the William & Lynda Steere Herbarium during a special Herbarium Open House. Discover the connection between romance and botany, from love potion folklore to the love life of an orchid. Learn more below.

A variety of Erwin Pearl plant and flower necklaces.

Find the Perfect Gift at NYBG

Searching for a unique gift for your Valentine? Browse NYBG Shop for enchanting botanical jewelry, take an aromatherapy class together with an Adult Ed gift certificate, or give the gift of a Dual Membership and visit the Garden year round.