NYBG is at capacity for Wednesday, May 12. Advance tickets are required for entry and available for select future dates.

Mother and son gardening in the Edible Academy

For Families

Craft Your Own Garden Adventures

Every day at the Garden families can embark on an exciting adventure to discover the world of plants. Each season brings new opportunities to explore and to make lifelong connections with nature.

Child playing with seeds

Drop-In Gardening Activities

in the Edible Academy

Get your hands dirty watering plants and diggings for worms or explore the beautiful display of fruits and vegetables in an ornamental arrangement at the Barnsley Beds.

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Two children exploring the Everett Children's Adventure Garden

Drop-In Nature Exploration

in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden

Kids can pick up a Scavenger Hunt pamphlet for fun, self-guided activities or enjoy a reading of Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity on Saturdays and Sundays.


Butterfly path at ECAG

Birthday Parties

Birthday parties at the Garden are fun and educational, offering full packages including instructor-led activities, party materials, food and drinks, and more!

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