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The Battery Bosque

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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In early morning light, see swathes of native wildflowers such as twinleaf, trillium, Labrador violet, golden alexanders, wild ginger and many other spring ephemerals in this horticulturally rich and unique New York City park.

The garden at the Battery Bosque was planted by Piet Oudolf.

Location

The Battery Bosque in Battery Park
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Meet at the flagpole across from 17 State Street and adjacent to the playground.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

NYC Wildflower Week

Categories

Nature, Wildflower Week

Directions to Battery Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

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The SeaGlass Carousel is currently under construction. SeaGlass is an aquatic-themed ride aimed at providing an exciting amenity for the millions of tourists and New Yorkers who visit the Battery annually.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2014

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Portions of the Battery are closed for various improvements, including a connection between the Greenways along the Hudson River and the East River. The 12-acre site will feature a meandering bikeway and walkway through lushly planted perennial gardens; a reconstructed Battery Green, the large oval lawn that serves as a public assembly and performance area; restoration and relocation of 10 monuments to the perimeter for better placement and increased visibility; a protected and replanted woodland area; new paths, trees and seating surrounding the park, and upgraded paving, edging, furnishings and lighting.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

Battery Park Weather

  • Sun
    Slight Chc Rain
    39°F
  • Mon
    Chance Rain
    44°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    52°F
  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    59°F

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