September 2017

  • LAST CHANCE: SUPER. NATURAL. Glass Art by Jason Gamrath

    Open Daily Until 11 p.m. through Sun., Nov. 5

    Experience the must-see show that critics are calling “breathtaking” and “out of this world,” where glass sculptures mesmerize — from a striking Venus fly trap to stunning orchids up to 14 feet tall.
  • LAST CHANCE: SUPER. NATURAL. Nights

    Open Daily Until 11 p.m. Except Sat., Oct. 21

    Now through Sun., Nov. 5, stay for the evening and experience the beauty in a whole new light as the sun goes down and the mesmerizing SUPER. NATURAL. glass art begins to glow.
  • Make the Switch at Phipps! Green Power Drive

    Mondays – Fridays, 11:30 a.m. – Close; Saturdays – Sundays All Day

    Switch your home electricity to 100% green power while visiting our Tropical Forest Conservatory and you can receive a free Phipps membership!
  • Native Edible Plants: A Botanical Art Exhibit

    Open Now

    On display in our Center for Sustainable Landscapes Green Gallery, this collection of work from students of our Botanical Art and Illustration program highlights native edible plants of southwestern Pennsylvania.
  • September Public Programs

    Saturdays and Sundays; 1:30 p.m. except where noted

    Grow your garden know-how by attending a free-with-admission class. From vermicomposting to floral arrangement, local experts bring it all to you surrounded by the beauty of our gardens.
  • Tropical Forest Congo

    Open Now

    Explore our all-new exhibit featuring some of Africa’s lushest landscapes. See botanical specimens never before showcased at Phipps and discover how indigenous peoples use plants to sustain and enrich their lives.