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William H. Seward

MADISON SQUARE PARK CONSERVANCY LAUNCHES $8M CAMPAIGN  TO SUPPORT UPGRADE AND ONGOING VIBRANCY OF  HISTORIC PARK’S NATURAL AND BUILT ENVIRONMENT  Iconic Monument to William H. Seward [Read More]

Carex Lawn

Madison Square Park has a new green lawn, thanks to our green team who planted 2,230 small Carex plants on Dogwood Lawn with the help [Read More]

Witch Hazel Blooms

As we move out of summer and into autumn, our hydrangea collection fades out while our witch hazel collection starts to bloom. You can find [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort Symposium: The Transformative Properties of Horticulture

Friday, November 15, 2019 | 9 AM­ – 1 PM | Free Entry  About the Event Featuring a diverse lineup of speakers, including Naomi A. Sachs, [Read More]

Art Talks | Leonardo Drew & Brooke Kamin Rapaport

UPDATE: OUR NEXT ART TALK WILL TAKE PLACE ON OCTOBER 10 — RAIN or SHINE Join in lively discussions with artists and thinkers about City in the Grass and [Read More]

Krzysztof Wodiczko to Animate Madison Square Park Monument With Stories of Displacement and Resilience

Site-Specific Video Will Project Altered Likenesses of Refugees Onto Park’s Admiral David Glasgow Farragut Monument New York, NY | September 25, 2019—For Madison Square Park [Read More]

Plant Profile: Yellowwood

  As part of our Horticulture Program, Madison Square Park Conservancy keeps phenological data on five species of trees located in the Park. Phenology is [Read More]

Lawn Restoration

After a long season of activities, our Park lawns will be closed for lawn restoration on September 23, 2019. Each lawn will be aerated, a [Read More]

Meet the Mad. Sq. Dog: Sadie

  My name is Sadie. I am a 3.5 year-old Stafford Terrier mix and was adopted from Bide-a-Wee shelter at about 3 months of age. [Read More]

Leonardo Drew: City in the Grass

State of the Arts NYC Conversation with Leonardo Drew Saturday, June 22, 2019 Savona Bailey-McClain, Executive Director of the West Harlem Art Fund and radio podcast [Read More]