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Westbury House and Gardens are open every day EXCEPT TUESDAYS from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm with the last vehicle being allowed onto the property at 4:00 pm.



Monday
Dogwood CelebrationOpen 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.



Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
Dogwood CelebrationOpen 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.

Tai Chi in the Gardens
10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.



Thursday
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.

Plant SaleMembers Only Plant Sale
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Members receive a preview of our Plant Sale with 20% off their purchase. The Plant Shop will feature hardy perennials suitable to every garden in Long Island.

Yoga in the Gardens
11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.


Friday
Dogwood CelebrationOpen 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.

Plant SaleSpring Plant Sale and Gardening Weekend 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Purchase select annuals and perennials, including the Gardens' signature varieties.  Not sure what plants are right for your landscape?  Gardens' horticulturists along with members of various plant societies and Cornell Cooperative Extension Nassau County Master Gardeners will be on hand to help you select the right plants and answer your questions.


Saturday
Open to the Public 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Early Bird Walk 9:00 am Celebrate International Migratory Bird Month with a walk through the gardens guided by an expert from the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center. Free with admission. All ages.

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.

Plant SaleSpring Plant Sale and Gardening Weekend 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Purchase select annuals and perennials, including the Gardens' signature varieties.  Not sure what plants are right for your landscape?  Gardens' horticulturists along with members of various plant societies and Cornell Cooperative Extension Nassau County Master Gardeners will be on hand to help you select the right plants and answer your questions.

Soil Testing 10:00  am - 3:00 pm Bring ½ cup of dry soil and have it tested by Master Gardeners from Cornell Cooperative Extension Nassau County.

Yoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.

Kids & Family ProgramsKids & Family Programs: Listen up Storybook Strolls: The Lorax 12:00 pm Open your ears to classic and modern tales as we stroll the gardens and, later, create a unique take home craft. Ages 3-5. Free with admission. All ages.

Poetica Musica: American Odyssey 6:45 pm Selected Songs by Porter and Copeland, Picnic Suite for flute, guitar and jazz piano by Bolling, Gershwin Songs arranged for guitar.

Artists: Molly Morkoski, piano, Oren Fader, guitar, Barry Crawford, flute, Eleanor Valkenburg, soprano.

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.


Bank of America
Present 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
Dogwood CelebrationOpen 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.

Plant SaleSpring Plant Sale and Gardening Weekend 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Purchase select annuals and perennials, including the Gardens' signature varieties.  Not sure what plants are right for your landscape?  Gardens' horticulturists along with members of various plant societies and Cornell Cooperative Extension Nassau County Master Gardeners will be on hand to help you select the right plants and answer your questions.

Porsche Concour 9:00 am - 3:00 pm A concour sponsored by the New York Metropolitan Region of the Porsche Club of America.  The event will be host to all models of Porsche from the early 50s to present day. For information about registtration visit www.metronypca.org.

Tai Chi in the Gardens 10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.

Long Island Flute Club Spring Recital 3:00 pm The Long Island Flute Club presents Flutissimo!, a Long Island based ensemble. Members are Lauren Ausubel, Claudia Beeby, Leslie Strait and Jerene Weitman. Free with admission.



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


Tuesday
Closed


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

Tai Chi in the Gardens
10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.



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

Yoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.


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


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

Kids & Family ProgramsYoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.

Kids & Family Programs: Eat Up! What's Cookin': Edible Flowers for Mother's Day 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
Mothers' Day - Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Honor Mom on her special day with a visit to the Gardens. All women, 18 and older will receive a complimentary lavender plant (while supply lasts).

Due to the number of visitors on Mother’s Day handicapped parking is not available at Westbury House or by the Walled Garden. A golf cart shuttle will operate throughout the day between the parking field, Westbury House, and the Walled Garden.

Tai Chi in the Gardens is canceled today.



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


Tuesday
Closed


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

Tai Chi in the Gardens
10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.

Afternoon TeaAfternoon Tea & Tour 1:00 pm Enjoy an elegant full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, seasonal desserts accompanied by a selection of our expressly prepared teas. A seasonal garden tour follows the meal.  A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent and Master Gardener follows the meal. $40.00 / $37.00 member.  Advance tickets required. Please register ONLINE by clicking HERE.



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

Afternoon TeaYoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.

Afternoon Tea & Tour 1:00 pm Enjoy an elegant full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, seasonal desserts accompanied by a selection of our expressly prepared teas. A seasonal garden tour follows the meal.  A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent and Master Gardener follows the meal. $40.00 / $37.00 member.  Advance tickets required. Please register ONLINE by clicking HERE.



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

Take Flight: Bees and Brews 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Join us for a Bee Happy Hour! Ann Marie Breyer, Citifield’s Landscape/ Horticulture Manager guides us through twilight gardens discussing the basics of backyard beekeeping and conservation. Later sample seasonal and year round beers from featured brewery Samuel Adams as sourced by Hicksville Beer and Soda. Age 21 and over only. Registration required. $30.00 / $27.00 members (includes bar snacks and beer flight).  Advance tickets required. Please register ONLINE by clicking HERE.



Saturday
Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kids & Family Programs
Yoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.

Kids & Family Programs: Make Up! Maker Project: Predator Portrayals 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.

Gardeners' Fair: An evening in Marrakech 6:30 pm - 12:00 am Dinner dance and auction to benefit Old Westbury Gardens. For more information, please call (516) 333-0048 Ext. 309 or CLICK HERE!


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

Tai Chi in the Gardens 10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.

Talk & Tour: Fragrance in the Gardens 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.



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


Tuesday
Closed


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

Tai Chi in the Gardens
10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.



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

Yoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.


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


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

Kids & Family ProgramsKids & Family Programs: Think Up! Old Westbury Whodunit: Self-guided Scavenger Hunt 10:00 am - 5:00 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.

Yoga in the Gardens 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Professional Kripalu Yoga instructor, Lorili Henry, leads students through a dynamic, yet gentle flow of postures and conscious breathing.  Participants must bring a yoga mat, yoga strap, and towel. $18.00 per session; $8.00 members (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Thursday and Saturday.



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

Tai Chi in the Gardens 10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.



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


Tuesday
Closed


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

Tai Chi in the Gardens
10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi -- a unique form of "moving meditation -- calms the mind, relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit.  Sessions are taught by professional tai chi instructor, Linda Cafiero, and are designed for all experience levels.  $18.00 per session; $8.00 members  (rain or shine, includes Gardens admission) every Wednesday and Sunday.