THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN

 

Puppet shows, concerts, dancing and, of course, gardens galore  – there’s always something happening at the Garden! One of truly New York City’s  most beautiful natural resources and it’s right here in the Bronx.

 

Here are some of the many activities for families:
 

       The Everett Children’s Adventure Garden is open year round with hands-on activities that introduce young ones to the thrill of science exploration and of seeing what seeds and soil can become.

 

       Guided Tours of the 50-acre Native Forest are offered on Thursdays at 1 pm in April Bird Walk tours are available on Saturdays at 11 am throughout May and June.. (Tours meet at the Reflecting Pool in the Visitors Center.)

 

       The Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden offers Hands-on gardening activities and crafts every day from 1:30 -5:30, April through October. Activities change monthly and are designed to foster in children a lifelong appreciation for nature and freshly grown food. “Wake-up Garden” activities run through May 6. “Wild, Wiggly, Worms” runs May 7 through June 3.

 

       Children’s Gardening Program offers children their own garden beds to plant. This is an enrollment program offered various mornings from 9-11:30 am. Call 718-817-8181 for more information and to register. There are some garden plots still available for this spring and summer.

 

       Directions: The Bronx River Parkway, Exit 7W and Fordham Road and easy to reach on the B, D or 4 Train to the Bedford Park Blvd Station.  Open year-round Tuesday through Sunday and Monday federal holidays.

 

       Admissions:  Grounds-Only Pass, $6 adults, ($5 for adult Bronx residents) $1 for children ages 2-12, Children under 2 are free. Grounds-Only admission is free all day Wednesdays and from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. Family Membership provides year-round access to the Garden. For more information call 718-817-8700 or visit www.nybg.org. Read the Botanical Garden’s popular blog, “Plant Talk: Inside the New York Botanical Garden.”

 

GREAT FAMILY FUN AT THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
GREAT FAMILY FUN AT THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
GREAT FAMILY FUN AT THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
w

Home - Contact - Trick or Treat NYC Video - Press - Business Partners - Judges - Finalists - Lights Camera Read -
Watch MKG Winter Festival Video
- Winter Festival NYC - Springtime NYC - Summer Reading NYC - Harvest Festival NYC

Copyright 2009-2010 VideoFilmWeb.com