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November 2020

  • Fall Flower Show: The Poetry of Nature


    Vibrant colors and tranquil scenes abound at our annual Fall Flower Show: The Poetry of Nature.
  • Winter Flower Show: Home for the Holidays

    Opens Fri., Nov. 20

    Celebrate the holidays with the festive and beautiful displays that showcase the season's splendor and the warm comforts of home.
  • Garden Railroad: Rails and Trails


    Join us on a locomotive journey through a marvelous miniature park in the family favorite Garden Railroad exhibit.
  • 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 Explorers Academy

    September – November; 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 Biophilia: Pittsburgh

    Thurs., Nov. 5; 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 Native Plant and Sustainability Conference

    Nov. 11 – 12; 6:30 – 9 p.m.

    The annual Native Plant and Sustainability Conference brings together national experts for an engaging two-day forum on plants, landscapes and our role as environmental stewards.
  • Virtual RADical Days

    September – November; SEE FULL SCHEDULE FOR DETAILS

    Enjoy free, virtual events and activites from Phipps through RADical Days at Home!
  • An Alphabet of Native Plants of Southwestern Pennsylvania: A Botanical Art Exhibit

    Now Open at Phipps and online

    Experience a new, collaborative exhibit by Phipps Botanical Art and Illustration program and Allegheny Highlands Botanical Art Society.
  • Wild About Geometry: A Virtual Youth Art Exhibit

    Virtual Exhibit Now Open

    This exhibit features artwork made by area middle school students participating in the Phipps Fairchild Challenge. In this challenge titled Wild About Geometry, students discovered geometric shapes and repetitions in nature.
  • 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.