NOTE: Phipps is open for your visit. All tickets must be purchased in advance, and safety protocols must be followed. Learn more about how you can join us!

March 2021

  • Spring Flower Show: Canopy of Color

    Opens Sat., March 13

    Look up! Spring is in the air at a spectacular Spring Flower Show that brings our signature seasonal blooms to new heights.
  • 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

    Wednesdays; 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

    Join us for stories, sing-alongs and fun activities you can do from home each Wednesday!
  • Virtual Explorers Academy


    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 Environmental Film Series: Hope on the Hudson

    Fri., March 19; 8 P.M. ET, 5 P.M. PT

    This exciting monthly event invites community members to come together to view environmental films and documentaries and participate in a post-screening discussion.
  • 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!
  • Fairies and Flora Virtual Dance Class

    Sun., March 7; 11 a.m. OR 1 p.m.

    Join Let’s Move Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre for Fairies and Flora Virtual Dance Class, a virtual adult-and-me creative movement session featuring the fabulous fairies of beloved ballets.
  • A Celebration of Seeds: Ninth Annual Seed and Plant Swap

    March 22 – 26 | Free, Virtual Event

    Join us and Grow Pittsburgh virtually for a week of free, educational programs to get your growing season started right!
  • As Long as the Grass, an exhibit by Lindsey french

    Now Open

    Experience a new way of seeing plants in this multimedia exhibit by Lindsey french.
  • 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

    Now Open

    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.