Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 22:17

Volunteer Garden

Clean-Up Day

Saturday, April 28
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Help keep the garden and grounds at BPMM looking beautiful.
Exhibition Talk
Sunday, April 29
4:30 p.m.
Garden designer and New York Botanical Garden instructor Florence Boogaerts presents
a fascinating look at Gardens
of the World.

April 2012

Exhibition Talk: Mark Morrison

The History and Evolution of Garden Tools

Tuesday, April 17
7:30 p.m.

Join us for an exhibition talk by landscape architect Mark Morrison, whose collection
is now on view at BPMM. In a dynamic presentation on the History and Evolution of Garden Tools, Mark discusses the transition from custom-made to mass-produced, and
the impact this has had on our environment.

Cost free Registration requested 718.885.1461 or

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is located at 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx,
New York. To reach us by public transportation, take the #6 Lexington Avenue Local
subway to Pelham Bay Park station, followed by the Westchester Bee-Line #45 bus
direct to the Mansion gate. Buses leave station at approximately 20 past the hour;
check bus schedule for exact times at Westchester Beeline #45 Bus

For driving directions, please visit
The Mansion and Carriage House are open to the public for guided tours on Wednesday,Saturday, and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Tours start at quarter past the hour from
noon until 3 p.m. The gardens and grounds are open daily from 8:30 a.m. to dusk. Museum admission is $5 adults, $3 seniors and students, free for children under six. Visiting the garden and grounds is free.Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is owned by City of New York Parks & Recreation, operated by the Bartow-Pell Conservancy, and is a member of the Historic House Trust of New York City. Programs are supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. Support is also received from the Historic House Trust of NYC, Harmon Foundation, City Garden Clubs of New York City, and Con Edison.