​Museum and Library Hour Changes

On Wednesday, April 25, the Museum and Library will open at 2 pm. For a full list of gallery closures, click here.

Central Park Nature Walk
Nature Walks
Leslie Day, Trudy Smoke
Sat, May 10th, 2014 | 9:00 am
(Members $18)

Note: This event is sold out.



A migrating hub to hundreds of species of birds and home to over 100 types of trees, Central Park’s wooded Ramble is a superb place to enjoy New York’s natural treasures. Journey through the park and learn about its diverse ecosystems. Presented in conjunction with Audubon’s Aviary: Parts Unknown (Part II of The Complete Flock).

Walking tours are limited to 35 guests per tour. Please buy tickets in advance.


Leslie Day is a biology and life-science teacher at The Elisabeth Morrow School and author of Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City illustrated by Trudy Smoke, an English Professor at Hunter College, CUNY, who has studied botanical illustration at the New York Botanical Garden since 2004.


Meeting location will be provided to patrons when they purchase tickets.


By phone*: Please contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily.
Online*: Click on the orange “Buy Tickets” button at the top of this page.
In person: Advance tickets may be purchased on site at New-York Historical’s Admissions desk during museum hours.

*Service fee of $2.75 applies per online or over-the-phone order. (Fee waived for New-York Historical Society members.) Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final and payments cannot be refunded. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.

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