Rose Garden

Discover Seasonal Wonders

250 acres. 1 million plants. And you.

Experience spring unfold across our 250 acres, as roses, daylilies, the perennial garden, and more come into bloom. Find out what’s beautiful now and explore the winding trails of our old-growth forest.

Plus, enjoy our latest exhibition, KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature, on view from April 10 through October 31. Experience Kusama’s profound connection with nature. See the colors, patterns, and life cycles of plants and flowers in a new way through the artist’s latest monumental sculptures, including Dancing Pumpkin (2020) and I Want to Fly to the Universe (2020) and spectacular installations such as Narcissus Garden (1966/2021) across NYBG’s 250 acres.

Dig deeper into our collections with mobile guides and enjoy a self-guided forest bathing experience. Bring the whole family to experience spring’s awakening across the landscape and in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden.

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All visitors, including Members, must purchase or reserve timed-entry tickets in advance.

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KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature

April 10–October 31

Exclusively at NYBG, Kusama reveals here lifelong fascination with the natural world. See the colors, patterns, and life cycles of plants and flowers in a new way through the artist’s latest monumental sculptures and spectacular installations across NYBG’s 250 acres.


Spring Highlights

Stay up to date with our seasonal trackers as our stunning spring landscape comes into full bloom. Plus, find your favorite flowers and plants through Garden Navigator.

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Become a Member

Members experience more of what makes NYBG so exceptional. Members get free admission, exclusive previews, and special discounts throughout the year. Plus, Members play a vital role in helping the Garden preserve and protect the natural world.

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