Sat., June 16; 9:45 – 10:30 a.m.
Peek Behind the Petals

Explore the wonders of Phipps at this special presentation exclusively for Phipps members.

As a Phipps member, you’ve experienced the natural beauty, diverse ecology and vibrant culture of our new immersive Tropical Forest Cuba exhibit, and now we want to personally invite you to learn more about how this exciting exhibit came to be. Join us in our Special Events Hall for a special presentation by Phipps' Associate Director of Exhibits Jordyn Melino, will explore the development and design of Tropical Forest Cuba and share insight into the fascinating and important species featured throughout. After the presentation and open question-and-answer session, we encourage you to journey through Cuba once more with a fresh perspective!

This event is free for our members; however, reservations* are required by Fri., May 25. Reserve your spot today! 

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*Space is limited, and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Photos © Paul g. Wiegman

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