How to Explore NYC Parks from Home
Enjoy NYC parks virtually, without risking furthering the spread of COVID-19.
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Whether your home garden is on your windowsill, backyard, or in a room in your home, NYC Parks' horticulture experts can help you care for your plants with tips and tricks like growing native plants, house plant decor, good potting, and more. Community gardeners are also hosting a series of online workshops to keep your community gardens flourishing will maintaining safety protocols.
Every Wednesday, images of and fun facts about the animals that call NYC home will be posted on Twitter, along with updates as to what they're doing right now. Make it a game by seeing which of these NYC critters you can spot from your window.
Walk Through the Cherry Blossoms
This Sunday, May 3 at 3pm, Brooklyn Botanic Garden is taking us on a walk through the Cherry Esplanade and Cherry Walk to enjoy cherry blossom season from home. You can watch the hi res stream on Facebook Live and bbg.org.
Watch the Barn Cam
At 4pm every day on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook, the Queens County Farm Museum shows a sneak peek inside the historic farm until it can reopen to the public. Learn what crops they're planting this season, meet barn animals, and more.