New York Botanical Garden (2900 Southern Boulevard)
$20, $18/students & seniors, $8/ages 2-12, free/ages 1 & under
Pretend you’re in Hawai‘i at this exhibit of 17 paintings by American artist Georgia O’Keeffe’s created on commission for a Hawaiian Pineapple Company promotional campaign plus lush Hawaiian flora in the Conservatory. Visit the Children’s Garden to create art inspired by O’Keeffe’s unique style of representing close-up views of flowers and fruit. Also play in a Hawaiian sand table featuring real shell and rock specimens to uncover. Pot up a tropical ginger cutting to take home. Select weekends feature performers, artists, and artisans from the Islands. Moana costume optional.
Eats & Treats: The family-friendly menu at the counter-service Pine Tree Café offers fresh panini, pizza, salads and snacks. Shop for artisanal caramels, infused olive oils and other tasty treats at the charming gift shop.
Also at this location:
- Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii Saturday, May 19–Sunday, October 28 10:00 am–6:00 pm
- Celebrate Hawaii Weekend: Fashion & Design Saturday, July 28 10:00 am–6:00 pm
- Celebrate Hawaii Weekend: Fashion & Design Sunday, July 29 10:00 am–6:00 pm