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What in the World is a Herbarium?

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March 01, 2017 through October 31, 2017

Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm.

NY Botanical Garden


All Ages

Weekdays: $20; $8 children ages 2-12; Weekends: $25; $10 children ages 2-12

Event description: With more than 7.8 million preserved specimens, the William and Lynda Steere Herbarium is the largest herbarium in the Western Hemisphere. This special exhibition in Ross Gallery celebrates the Steere Herbarium as the centerpiece of the Garden’s botanical research program, and a priceless resource for scholars from around the world. Through this exhibition, learn some of the many ways that Garden scientists are working to study and save the plants of the world.

Address: 2900 Southern Blvd.
Bronx, NY 10458
Phone: 718-817-8700