UPDATE: Phipps will reopen to members on Sat., June 6 and to the public on Sat., June 13. All tickets must be purchased in advance, and new safety protocols are required. Learn more about how you can join us!


June 2020

  • Summer Flower Show: Back in Bloom

    Opens Sat., June 6 to members; Sat., June 13 to the public

    Phipps invites you back to our glasshouse and gardens to find joy, refreshment and tranquility with a special new show celebrates the healing power of connecting to nature.
  • Online Classes for Adults

    See description for dates and times

    Now some of our most popular courses are available to attend from the comfort of your own home. Peruse our offerings for an exciting variety of fun and enriching programs on vegetable gardening, orchid care and more to let your inspiration grow. Enrolled students will receive a...
  • Virtual Story Time

    Wed., June 10; 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

    Join us for stories, sing-alongs and fun activities you can do from home each Wednesday!
  • Summer of Pollinators

    June – August; see full schedule for details

    Join us for a three-month celebration of pollinators and how they impact our lives during our Summer of Pollinators!
  • Virtual Biophilia: Pittsburgh

    Thurs., June 4; 6 p.m.

    Biophilia: Pittsburgh meets monthly to discuss how citizens can strengthen the bond between people and nature through education and action. Registration is required but events are free to attend. Join the conversation!
  • Virtual Summer Camps

    June – August; SEE FULL SCHEDULE FOR DETAILS

    Explore our virtual camps for children ages 2 – 10 and let us immerse your young explorers in the incredible world of Phipps. Camps highlight ecology, conservation, healthy living, art concepts and more!
  • Virtual Explorers Academy

    JUNE – AUGUST; SEE FULL SCHEDULE FOR DETAILS

    Explore an all-new series of virtual programs for children ages 4 – 18 from the amazing child educators at Phipps. Topics include wildlife exploration, creative movement and a healthy family cooking series.
  • Virtual BioBlitz Family Fun Festival

    Sun., June 7; 9 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

    Families can enjoy a virtual free, fun festival celebrating science, art and nature! You'll explore the amazing biodiversity right here in our region, participate in real-time science, create unique art and much more.
  • Virtual Peek Behind the Petals

    THURS., JUNE 11 | 7 P.M.

    At this month's Peek Behind the Petals, join us virtually to learn about the many home gardening resources Phipps has to offer with speaker Sustainable Landcare Program Coordinator Juliette Olshock.
  • Virtual Environmental Film Series: The Pollinators

    Fri., June 19; 6:30 – 9 P.M.

    This exciting monthly event invites community members to come together to view environmental films and documentaries and participate in a post-screening discussion.
  • Planets Earth

    Virtual Exhibit 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.
  • Tropical Forest Cuba

    Reopens Sat., June 6 to members; Sat., June 13 to the public

    Experience the natural beauty and culture of Cuba, one of the most biodiverse Caribbean island nations on Earth, in our immersive new Tropical Forest exhibit.