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First Friday at Bartow-Pell

First Friday at Bartow-Pell

May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
895 Shore Road Bronx
Bronx, New York

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

$15/adults, $10/seniors & students

Enjoy a free concert from the Ken Morr Band  on the back terrace of a 19th century mansion overlooking the pebble court and large, lovely formal garden.

Due to COVID-19 protocols, no refreshments will served so bring your own, plus a lawn chair or picnic blanket.

Lots to explore on the extensive grounds including site-specific sculpture, a colonial graveyard and an authentically fabricated  Lenape wigwam.

Limited tickets available, advanced reservations (and masks) required .

Kusama: Cosmic Nature

Experience a multisensory presentation of the work of internationally celebrated Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Explore the artist’s profound engagement with nature throughout the changing seasons from spring into fall.

* Multiple installations across NYBG’s 250-acre landmark landscape and buildings include Kusama’s signature mirrored environments and organic forms – find polka-dotted sculptures of colossal flora, mesmerizing…

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Wave Hill

Explore 28-acre of gardens and woodlands with more than 4,000 varieties of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbaceous plants and dramatic views of the Hudson River.

The delicious Café has grab-and-go items, snacks and beverages and outdoor seating on a lovely terrace. Or bing your own food to a picnic area by the art gallery.

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Bronx Zoo

 See tigers, bears, gorillas and over 650 other species of awesome animals at this 265 acres+ zoo.

* Tons of indoor and outdoor attractions – expect lots of walking but strollers welcome and the roads are scenic with pretty trees (and some bold peacocks).

* Learn about gorillas and watch them play in the mostly indoors Congo Gorilla Forest, ride on a ladybug on the Bug Carousel, pet and feed sheep, cows…

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Wave Hill Family Art Project

Enjoy nature-inspired art projects among gorgeous gardens and trees overlooking the Hudson River. Themes change weekly. Registration required, online or by calling 718.549.3200 x251.

Takes place outside on a grassy hill so dress accordingly.

Registration required, online or by calling 718.549.3200 x251.

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Mother’s Day Picnic at Wave Hill

Explore 28-acre of gardens and woodlands with more than 4,000 varieties of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbaceous plants and dramatic views of the Hudson River. Join a nature-inspired outdoor family art project about seeds & spells (10 am-1 pm)

Enjoy a custom Mother’s Day picnic provided by Wave Hill exclusive caterer Great Performances. Each…

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