NYBG in Bloom
By The New York Botanical Garden
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Stunning photos and expert commentary bring The New York Botanical Garden to life wherever you are in the world and enhance your visit to nature’s showplace in New York City.
Now you can hold the secret to navigating the Garden, home to more than 1 million living plants on 250 acres in the Bronx, in the palm of your hand. Take one of two walking tours or choose your own route using our map feature.
Explore the intersection of paintings and plants through our special exhibition, Monet’s Garden(May-October 2012). An exclusive collaboration between the Garden and The Metropolitan Museum of Art provides an up-close and in-depth view of the plants that inspired the renowned painter’s most famous masterpieces. The “Impressionist Lens” feature allows you to create and share your own photographic works of art.
NYBG in Bloom includes:
• Walking tours
• Interactive map
• Special exhibition highlights
• Garden descriptions and photos
• Audio commentary
• Visitor Information
Made possible in part by Deutsche Bank
Produced in collaboration with The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Concept and Technology by Local Projects
What's New in Version 1.2
This update features improved image caching.
Great app - very useful!
I liked that I could use the recommended tours or explore on my own using the map to see where I was when I visited the garden. Really like the Impressionist Lens and sharing photos with friends. Monet exhibit is beautiful and the app makes the experience of visiting more fun.
WAS GREAT but now....
I used this app while visiting NYC in early June. Very helpful for info AND for the background on Monet's Garden. Plus I LOVED the Impressionist Lens which let me take lovely photos of the exhibit and of my own garden when I returned home. Now, inexplicably, the Impressionist Lens is gone....possibly due to recent update. Tell NYBG to bring it back; it was fabulous.
Headed to the garden? Download this!
The map is great, and the background info is a good way to plan what you want to see.
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- Category: Lifestyle
- Updated: Jun 04, 2012
- Version: 1.2
- Size: 40.4 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: The New York Botanical Garden
- © The New York Botanical Garden
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.