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Westbury House and Gardens are open every weekend from April 1std, and every day EXCEPT TUESDAYS, from April 10th to October 31st, from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm with the last vehicle being allowed onto the property at 4:00 pm.



Saturday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Kids & Family ProgramsKids & Family Programs: Listen Up! Storybook Stroll: Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter 12:00 pm Open your ears to classic and modern tales as we stroll the gardens and, later, create a unique take home craft.  Free with admission. Ages 3-5.

Bank of AmericaPresent a non-expired Bank of America ATM, debit or credit card for 1 free general admission on the first weekend of each month, Apr-Dec (excludes June 4).


Sunday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Talk & Tour: Early Spring Walk 2:00 pm Enjoy a 45 minute stroll through the Gardens led by a volunteer docent and Master Gardener. All tours meet at the West Porch Beech.

Suzuki on the Island 3:00 pm Join us for an afternoon of beautiful music by students, ages 4–17, as they perform solo and chamber music works. Free with admission.


Monday
Closed


Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
Closed


Thursday
Closed


Friday
Closed


Saturday
Scott LucasOpen to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed - Adult Workshop: Passover Floral Design 10:30 am Floral arrangements have graced Westbury House since its completion in 1907. This long–standing tradition makes Old Westbury Gardens the ideal location to study home floral design. Taught by Scott Lucas, Head Grower and florist for Westbury House, this floral design workshop at the Gardens not only teaches students how to create stunning arrangements, it provides them with lifelong skills they can use for personal and professional endeavors. Participants will create a traditional arrangment through the use of a variety of textures and colors.

Kids & Family ProgramsRegistration fee includes all materials. $50.00 / $45.00 Members. Advance registraiton required. Please Click HERE to register ONLINE.

Kids & Family Programs: Eat Up! What's Cookin': Leafy Greens 12:00 pm Discover tasty delights growing in our garden beds! Concoct and sample a simple recipe full of delicious seasonal flavors. Free with admission. All ages.


Sunday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Monday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm First Weekday for 2017.


Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Thursday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Friday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



Saturday
Kids & Family ProgramsOpen to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Kids & Family Programs: Make Up! Maker Projects: Seedballs 12:00 pm Join a guided gardens walk to unearth your inner artist! Gather natural inspiration to form a seasonally inspired take home craft. Ages 6 and up. Free with admission.


Sunday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm - EASTER SUNDAY

Only self guided tours will be available for this day.




Monday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



Thursday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



Friday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



Saturday
Dog DaysOpen to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Kids & Family Programs: Think Up! Old Westbury Whodunit: Bewildering Birds 12:00 pm Investigate the wonders of nature and history’s mysteries. Fact finding hunts through Westbury House and gardens uncover clues and solve riddles. Ages 8 and up. Free with admission.

Dog DaysDog Days Bring your leashed dog for an invigorating walk and healthy exercise in designated garden areas. Meet fellow dog lovers in a beautiful environment. Dog must be leashed.

Dog DaysSupported in part by Veterinary Referral and Emergency Care of Westbury and Village Vets of Long Island.

Dog Exhibitors and Vendors 11:00 am - 4:00 pm View exhibits from rescue groups and animal welfare organizations.

Poetica Musica: Revolutionary Gifts 6:45 pm D’un matin de printemps, Lili Boulanger; Après un rěve, Gabriel Fauré; Cello Sonata, Claude Debussy ; Piano Trio No.7 in B-flat Major, Opus 97 “Archduke” Ludwig van Beethoven
Poetica Musica
Artists: Eugene Moye. cellist, Molly Morkoski, pianist, Lydia Hong, guest violinist

Guided tour of Westbury House 6:45 pm; . Pre-concert talk, 7:30 pm; Concert 8:00 pm.   $30.00; $25.00 members, students & seniors. Registration required.  Click HERE to register ONLINE.



Sunday
Dog DaysOpen to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Dog Days Bring your leashed dog for an invigorating walk and healthy exercise in designated garden areas. Meet fellow dog lovers in a beautiful environment. Dog must be leashed.

United Kennel Club (UKC) All-Breed Conformation Match 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Sponsored by the Dog Fanciers of Long Island, with on-site signup and pre-match conformation handling class starting at 10:00 am.

Supported in part by Veterinary Referral and Emergency Care of Westbury and Village Vets of Long Island.


Monday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Thursday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Friday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Dogwood CelebrationDogwood Celebration: Members-only Opening Reception 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Members are invited to a benefit reception celebrating the return of spring. Wine and light refreshments. Maura McGoldrick-Brush will introduce Phase II of the restoration of the hemlock hedge and provide a guided tour.  $25.00 Tickets must be purchased in advance. Registration required.  Click HERE to register ONLINE.



Saturday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Dogwood Celebration - May 29 - June 7 Celebrate the arrival of spring with a stroll through the gardens enjoying the delicate beauty of the dogwood trees.

Garden Outdoor Activities & Games 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Have fun in the Gardens with your friends, family and kids with these self-guided activities.  Letterboxing Letterboxing is an intriguing “treasure hunt” style outdoor activity. Pickup your instruction book at the map stand. Fun for all ages. Lawn Games Enjoy the return of the warm weather with a variety of lawn games. We provide the equipment you provide the fun (designated areas only).

Floral Arranging Demonstration 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Westbury House floral designer Scott Lucas will demonstrate the use of flowering trees and bushes in floral arrangements.

Kids & Family ProgramsKids & Family Programs: Jump Up! Bonus Play Saturdays: Fast as Lightning 12:00 pm Make the most of your extra Saturday outdoors. Test your family’s fun factor in a series of energetic, team relay races! Free with admission. All ages.

Talk & Tour: Dogwoods 2:00 pm Discover the dogwoods dotting the landscape and learn about the function of dogwoods within the restoration of the Gardens’ iconic South Allée.



Sunday
Dogwood CelebrationOpen to the Public 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Dogwood Celebration - May 29 - June 7 Celebrate the arrival of spring with a stroll through the gardens enjoying the delicate beauty of the dogwood trees.

Early Morning Walk 9:00 am Take a guided walk through the entire 200 acre estate; along the way you’ll see the abandoned paddocks and fields that have now become home to nesting birds and wildflowers.

Kids & Family ProgramsGarden Outdoor Activities & Games 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Have fun in the Gardens with your friends, family and kids with these self-guided activities.  Letterboxing Letterboxing is an intriguing “treasure hunt” style outdoor activity. Pickup your instruction book at the map stand. Fun for all ages. Lawn Games Enjoy the return of the warm weather with a variety of lawn games. We provide the equipment you provide the fun (designated areas only).

Floral Arranging Demonstration 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Westbury House floral designer Scott Lucas will demonstrate the use of flowering trees and bushes in floral arrangements.

Arbor Day Tree Dedication Ceremony 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Join family and friends who have contributed to the Tree Fund to dedicate a series of trees in memory or in honor of loved ones.  An annual Arbor Day tradition.  Rain or Shine.

Talk & Tour: Dogwoods 2:00 pm Discover the dogwoods dotting the landscape and learn about the function of dogwoods within the restoration of the Gardens’ iconic South Allée.