"You can eat your lunch here, you can paint a beautiful picture, you can have a wedding... It’s a great place to come."
"There’s something at Plantations for every person or any occasion, no matter how small or how large an amount of time you have to spend here."
"I feel like there are always new things to explore here. Every time you go, it’s a new experience."
"I’ve taken my kids to Plantations from the time they were little…my son’s now working as a forester in Prospect Park!"
"It’s pretty rare to find botanical gardens and arboreta that are directly associated with a major college campus. So it really is sort of an unexpected treat, I think, for new students and visitors alike."
"With the programs and the gardens, there’s a lot of activity here. Plantations attracts a lot of visitors to Cornell and it’s just a really important part of Cornell."
"Plantations is a place for inspiration--horticulturally, personally, and spiritually. It’s a wonderful place to visit and just appreciate some of the really important things."
"To me, it’s absolutely essential to have that access to plants and nature. I couldn’t live anywhere where I couldn’t have it."