NYBG is at capacity for Saturday, May 8 and Sunday, May 9. Advance tickets are required for entry and available for select future dates.

A mother and her son in the Native Plant Garden

Nature Explorers Program

For Caregivers and Children Ages 2–3

Toddlers love adventures! Come along with your little one on a guided hike to discover the best spots in the Garden in each season. This hour-long program is designed for young children and their caregivers to explore areas of NYBG that have a scale and seasonal interest just right for little nature lovers. Each session includes songs, stories, and take-home projects.

Please note: One adult must attend with the registered child.

To reserve or inquire about the Nature Explorers, follow the links below, email, or call 718.817.8181.

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2021 Schedule

  1. 6 Wednesdays, July 7–August 11, 2021; 10–11 a.m.
    $150 Non-Member | $135 Member


    6 Sundays, July 11–August 15, 2021; 10–11 a.m.
    $150 Non-Member | $135 Member