February 2024

  • Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show: Into the Mist

    Jan. 13 – March 3

    Come out of the cold and into the mist as dramatic new displays highlight Phipps' astounding array of orchid varieties and classically trained bonsai.
  • Garden Railroad: Pennsylvania Through the Four Seasons


    Join us to explore whimsical, mini recreations of the four seasons as experienced in Pennsylvania.
  • Tropical Forest Hawai‘i

    Now Open

    Say aloha to the spectacular intertwining of nature and culture of Hawai‘i, one of the most ecologically diverse places on Earth, in our immersive new Tropical Forest Conservatory exhibit.
  • Make the Switch at Phipps! Green Power Drive

    Daily, noon – 5 p.m. with occasional evening hours

    Switch your home electricity to 100% green power while visiting our Tropical Forest Conservatory and you can receive a free Phipps membership!
  • Adult Education at Phipps

    See description for dates and times

    Peruse our offerings for an exciting variety of fun and enriching programs on gardening, culinary arts and more to let your inspiration grow this season.
  • Story Time

    WEDNESDAYS; 10:30 A.M. AND 1 P.M.

    Kids will love visiting Phipps to listen to our storyteller weave tales about gardens, animals and other fun topics. Open to the first 40 ticketed participants (whether children or guardians) and must be booked in advance using our online ticketing system.
  • Online Native Plant Sale

    Order Now through Sun., March 24

    Guests are able to order from a curated selection of native plants on our website! This sale features 16 plants native to our region that have all been selected as Phipps Sustainable Plants. Order now for pickup Sat, May 4 or Mon, May 6!
  • Blue Zone Dinner

    Thurs., Feb 29; 6:30 p.m.

    SOLD OUT: Enjoy a delightful gourmet meal that takes inspiration from blue zones. Each plate of this abundant four-course meal takes a plant-based approach to creating an innovative, flavorful dish.
  • Color, Texture, Shape: The Art of Deborah Sudran

    Jan. 12 – March 10

    When you visit our Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show, enjoy the work of Deborah Sudran, a gifted painter who communicated her emotional response to nature with compelling color and powerful imagery.
  • Planets Earth

    Now Open

    A dynamic exhibit at the Center for Sustainable Landscapes addresses the pressing environmental issues of our time and proposes a new way of thinking about how to solve them.