Stone Mill with the Bronx River with green grass and trees

Members Gallery Talks and Curator-Led Tours Form

Members Gallery Talks and Curator-Led Tours are a great way to learn behind-the-scenes details about the Garden from curators, managers, and scientists. To ensure all Members get a chance to participate, Members are permitted to attend one tour per month. Reservations are required. All Curator-led Tours and Gallery Talks are approximately 45 minutes to an hour, unless otherwise noted.

 

Curator-led Tours

Magnolia Collection Tour
Deanna Curtis, Curator of Woody Plants and Landscape Project Manager
April 12, 11 a.m.

Rock Garden Tour
Michael Hagen, Curator of the Rock Garden and Native Plant Garden
April 19, 11 a.m.

LuEsther T. Mertz Library Tour
Stephen Sinon, Head of Information Services & Archives
April 26, 11 a.m.

Burn Family Lilac Collection Tour
Deanna Curtis, Curator of Woody Plants and Landscape Project Manager
May 1, 11 a.m.

Matelich Anniversary Peony Collection Tour
Claire Lyman, Assistant Curator
May 24, 11 a.m.

Jane Watson Irwin Perennial Garden Tour
Adam Choper, Manager of Outdoor Gardens
June 14, 11 a.m.

Gallery Talks

Management of Native Forests in Amazonia: Science, Social Science, and (in)Humanities
Friday, February 16, 2018
2 p.m.–3 p.m.

Fungi Down Under: Sand, Gum Trees, and Porcini Mushrooms
Friday, April 6, 2018
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

The Diversity and Evolution of Woodland Sedges: Carex section Laxiflorae, Cyperaceae
Friday, June 8, 2018
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

From the Field to the Lab: Research on the Evolution of the Meadow Beauty and Princess Flower Family (Melastomataceae) in the Tropics
Friday, August 24, 2018
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Evolution and the Tree of Life: Problem-solving Through Time
Friday, October 12, 2018
2 p.m.–3 p.m