Nights in the Gardens of Spain: The New York Botanical Garden's Spanish Paradise Exhibit
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The last date listed for Nights in the Gardens of Spain was Thursday July 21, 2011 / 6:00pm - 8:30pm.
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Explore every glorious corner of the world-famous New York Botanical Garden with this All-Garden pass, which includes admission to the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, Everett Children's Adventure Garden, the Rock Garden, Native Plant Garden, Tram Tour and all exhibitions on the day of your visit. Aside from enjoying the gorgeous sights and smells of 50 unique display gardens across the 250-acre landscape, you can also check out this summer's special exhibit, Groundbreakers: Great American Gardens and The Women Who Designed Them. This multifaceted showcase celebrates early 20th-century America's most influential women in landscape architecture, garden photography and more, giving you the chance to experience Mrs. Rockefeller's Garden in the Haupt Conservatory and learn about their innovative work and significant contributions to American history and culture. Learn More
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The exhibit was good. Beautiful plants, but not too much to see. I was expecting more of a paradise. The "tapas" avail for purchase was only: A small plastic container with 2 crackers, few slices of ham, few chuncks of cheese (melting because of...continued
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The event was a little disappointing. I have been to other events at the gardens and they were much larger. The setup of the vendor’s food was also not well thought-out. On the hole I enjoyed my visit to the gardens and the display was nice.
Quotes & Highlights
“[Spanish Paradise: Gardens of the Alhambra invokes] the mythic imagery of the place and its hold on the imagination.” —The New York Times
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Travel to southern Spain in just an evening.
Spanish Paradise: Gardens of the Alhambra_ is a feast for the senses, featuring flowing fountains, elegant arches, and a broad palette of Mediterranean plants that evoke the iconic architecture and gardens of this Islamic palace city — all within the elegance of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Read the works of poet Federico García Lorca that extol the sights, sounds, and smells of Spain as you stroll the gardens surrounding the Haupt Conservatory.
Included with your Goldstar ticket is a free exhibition guide, a $5 value.
Spanish Paradise: Gardens of the Alhambra Exhibition Guide
Spanish Paradise: Gardens of the Alhambra is the perfect companion to The New York Botanical Garden¹s summer 2011 exhibition of the same name and its associated exhibition, Historical Views: Tourists at the Alhambra. Featuring scholarly essays on Spain under Islamic rule, Islamic garden design in medieval Spain, Washington Irving at the Alhambra, and more, the guide is an excellent addition to your bookshelf as well as a wonderful resource to enrich your Garden visit.
About the Ticket Supplier: The New York Botanical GardenThe New York Botanical Garden is a museum of plants, an educational institution, and a scientific research organization. Founded in 1891 and now a National Historic Landmark, it is one of the greatest botanical gardens in the world and the largest in any city in the United States, distinguished by the beauty of its diverse landscape and extensive collections and gardens, as well as by the scope and excellence of its programs in horticulture, education, and science.
The Botanical Garden's curated living collections contain more than 1 million plants; its Continuing Education program is the largest and most diverse of any botanical garden in the world; its Children's Education program has been a pioneer in innovative, informal science discovery facilities and activities; and its scientific research on plants and fungi is unmatched in scope, depth, and authority.
The Garden offers a sweeping 250-acre landscape, 50 curated display gardens, an expansive 50-acre native Forest, and a wealth of programs, exhibitions, and activities for visitors to enjoy. The grounds display masterpieces, some dating to the 1840s, by many of the nation's most accomplished architects and designers, both past and contemporary. The Botanical Garden's innovative programs, unparalleled resources, and talented staff are rivaled by few and exceeded by none.