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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]

2019 Horticulture Symposium: Speaker Bios and Topics

  Amos Clifford Amos Clifford is the founder of the Association of Nature and Forest Therapy Guides and Programs and author of the bestselling Your [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]

Twilight Tour

Experience the Park after dusk with this twilight walking tour through the Park to explore our gardens and horticulture happenings. Meet us at the Southern [Read More]