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An urban oasis, Wave Hill’s 28 acres sit high above the Hudson River with sweeping views and lots of open sky--an enchanting surprise for all the senses. Here nature is the springboard for workshops and walks, talks, contemporary art, live performances and more--there is always something to make, to learn or simply experience, each moment circling back to Wave Hill’s serene setting, inviting us to connect to nature in myriad ways.

Adult learning art workshop 2 credit Wave Hill

Art and photography workshops

Adult learning Woodworking Workshop 3 Tiered Plant Stand credit Joshua Bright

Botanical crafts and woodworking

Family Art Project mother and son

Family Art Project

Categories art Stefan Hagen 01

Exhibitions of contemporary art, indoors and out

Adult learning Guided Garden Walks credit Joshua Bright

Guided walks

Adult learning garden lectures and workshops

Garden lectures, demos and workshops

Categories performances Stephanie Berger 01

Performing arts

Adult learning Birding credit Joshua Bright

Nature and birding

Adult learning Hatha Yoga at Wave Hill credit Joshua Bright

Wellness and cooking

Video by Rob Featherstone

Founding head gardener Marco Polo Stufano's first intention was for Wave Hill to be a beautiful respite for the people of the city. Now it's visited by people from all over the world.

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Paper flowers
The gardens at Wave Hill are like a jazz pianist's riff...always enroute, done once, never quite the same.
Robert Dash Hortus Journal
Raindrops

Share Your Snaps!

Wave Hill is one of the most photo-rich places in New York City. Come visit and share with us @wavehill #wavehill

Wave Hill School Visit
Raindrops
Wave Hill School Visit
Tubular flower
Sunset singer
Green pathway
Squill close up