Fri., Nov. 8; 7 – 9 p.m.; Botany Hall Auditorium

Join us for a special screening of roaring granddaddy of all monster movies, Ishiro Honda's original 1954 Godzilla

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Join us Fri., Nov. 8 from 7 – 9 p.m. in the Botany Hall Auditorium at Phipps for a screening of GodzillaGodzilla (a.k.a. Gojira) is known for its menacing green monster, but it’s also a remarkably humane and melancholy drama, made in Japan at a time when the country was reeling from nuclear attack and H-bomb testing in the Pacific. The rampaging radioactive beast, a poignant embodiment of an entire population’s fears, became a beloved international icon of destruction, spawning almost thirty sequels.

NOTE: Godzilla will be presented in its original 1954 edition, which includes its original Japanese language track. English subtitles will be presented.

After the film, guests are welcome to explore our Fall Flower Show: Japanese Inspirations until 10 p.m. 


Watch the Trailer

How to Attend 

Advance registration is required to attend the screening and is included with purchase of admission to Phipps through the link below. You will receive a ticket receipt to present at the admissions desk in print or on your smartphone on the evening of the screening. Phipps is open until 10 p.m. every Friday. Seating is limited and tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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More Fall Fun

  • Fall Flower Show: Japanese Inspirations

    Opens Sat., Oct. 19 — Three Weeks Only

    Celebrate Phipps' tradition of spectacular Fall Flower Shows — the longest-running in the United States — with a tour of Japan's exuberant festivals and gorgeous botanical design.
  • Garden Railroad: Farms, Food and Family

    Opens Sat., Oct. 19

    Join us on a miniature journey through farms that impact our daily lives in our fun and family-friendly Garden Railroad.
  • Halloween Happenings

    Fri., Oct. 25; 4 – 8 p.m.

    Bring costumed kids for a boo-tanical bash as we offer a host of fun family activities and healthy snacks, all free with Phipps admission!
  • Party in the Tropics: Masquerade

    Fri., Nov. 1; 7 – 10 p.m. (Ages 21+)

    Paper faces are on parade at this month's 21+ masquerade party! Guests are encouraged to pair a striking mask with party attire as they eat, drink and dance the night away in Phipps' tropical paradise.
  • Movie Night: Mirai

    Fri., Nov. 1; 7 – 9 P.M.; BOTANY HALL AUDITORIUM

    Join us for Mamoru Hosoda's Mirai, a sumptuous, magical, and emotionally soaring adventure about the bond of family, the magic of nature, and the ties that bring us together and make us who we are. The screening will be held in Botany Hall Auditorium, free with Phipps admission.
  • Perfect Pairings

    Thurs., Nov. 7; 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.

    Phipps signature fall party pairs memorable food with selected wines, extravagant floral displays with energizing live entertainment, and much more to provide the perfect glasshouse celebration!