When to Visit

Open afternoons, except Monday, weather permitting
April 1 through
October

Location

Greenwich Avenue between Sixth Avenue and West 10th Street


New Video: Flower Festival
Look for your kids.

Bloom Guide


Bird Guide



wedding album




slideshow







Zinnia

hydrangea

Photo by Colleen Rubino


Welcome

pansyWelcome to the Jefferson Market Garden, a lush oasis in the heart of Greenwich Village, one of Manhattan's great historic neighborhoods. 

Take a walk through the Garden's third of an acre and ponder the notion that in the big city, small can be especially beautiful.

Jefferson Market GardenBoth the garden and the neighboring public library are rich with local history. They are named for the food market located here in the early 19th century.

The ornate Victorian Gothic library building was originally a courthouse. The site of the garden was once a women's prison.

Born of community activism and grassroots enthusiasm, today the Jefferson Market Garden is sustained by volunteer efforts and the support of visitors and neighbors, whose attention in every season enables the garden to flourish. The very existence of the garden is proof of what involved neighbors can accomplish together.


Events 2015

May 30:
Children's Festival of Flowers

11am-2pm

spring festival

June 7 & 14:
Children's Concerts

1-2:30pm

June 22: Friends' Garden Party
5:30pm-7:30pm

party in the garden

Summer Music
Sundays at 3pm
July 26-Aug 23

Sept 9:
40th Anniversary Benefit
5:30-7:30pm

Sept 19-20:
Art Exhibit
12:30-6:30pm

art show

Sept 26-27:
Adopt-a-Pot
11am-6pm

pot

Oct 10:
Harvest Festival for Children

11am-2pm

fall

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