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Goldstar Member
There's no seating area so wear comfortable shoes.
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Goldstar Member
Parking was $12
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tee2giddy
There is a bar and snacks for sale toward the end of the conservatory. Bring cash.
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tee2giddy
Bring your camera!
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tee2giddy
Many people were dressed nice, but mnny casual ppl & tourist types too
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paula christiansen
Park on the street, no need to pay for parking
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4.2 average rating
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8 events
6 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 26 2011

The flowers were amazing!
I didn't have time to have dinner before the show,so I really appreciated wasabi pea appetizers,it let me enjoy the evening without having stomach pains:)

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8 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 26 2011

It was sensational in appearance and thrilling in effects...to witness such FLORA display....acompanied with CLASSIC BROADWAY Shows musical selections was...short of... continued

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8 events
2 reviews
25 stars
attended Apr 02 2011

Nice evening and beautifully displayed flowers and a background soundtrack of Broadway tunes playing. Wasn't sure what it would be like, and it was pretty cool, kind of romantic even.

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Website

http://www.nybg.org/tos11/orchid-evenings.php

Quotes & Highlights

Read more about The Orchid Show: On Broadway at the New York Botanical Garden website.

Description

The Orchid Show: On Broadway is a dazzling display by Tony Award-winning set designer Scott Pask, image-maker Drew Hodges, and Botanical Garden curators. The Orchid Show features thousands of

orchids exquisitely arranged to re-create iconic architectural elements from legendary Broadway theaters.

About the Ticket Supplier: The New York Botanical Garden

The 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.