June 2024

  • Summer Flower Show: Under the Sea


    This summer, dive into the magical underworld of the ocean with whimsical displays of an array of sea creatures, unique plant foliage and fantastic flora.
  • Butterfly Forest


    Watch colorful butterflies break free of their chrysalises to soar and glide among beautiful Phipps blooms. One may even land on you!
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • 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.
  • Youth Climate Advocacy Committee Sustainable Art and Fashion Gallery


    Phipps Youth Climate Advocacy Committee Presents Sustainable Art and Fashion Gallery in The Center for Sustainable Landscapes!
  • Highlands Flora Project: Foraged Plants of Southwestern Pennsylvania


    Enjoy beautiful illustrations of the foraged flora of southwestern Pennsylvania!
  • Yoga in the Garden

    Saturdays; Aug. 24 and Sept. 28 | 9 – 10 a.m.

    Join us for a one-hour yoga session in our beautiful outdoor garden!
  • Phipps After Dark: Pittsburgh Pride Night

    Fri., June 28; 7 – 10 p.m.

    Join us for a special evening celebration as Pride Month draws to a close! Guests are encouraged to grab a drink at Cafe Phipps and join us to enjoy a fun photo-booth, a live DJ, and our spectacular Under the Sea displays!
  • Peek Behind the Petals

    Sun., June 30; 10 a.m.

    Join us for a member-exclusive, in-person presentation of our behind-the-scenes series, Peek Behind the Petals!
  • Sea Creature Creations: A Youth Art Exhibit


    In this annual exhibit in our Welcome Center, view sea creature creations from The Fairchild Challenge student participants.
  • 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.