NOTE: All member and nonmember tickets must be reserved in advance. Learn more about how you can join us!


January 2024

  • Holiday Magic! Winter Flower Show and Light Garden

    Now through Sun., Jan. 7
    Winter Light Garden Open at 5 p.m. Nightly

    The holiday season isn't complete without a visit to Phipps, and this year's delightful "Season’s Greening" theme highlights the beauty of the season with lush decorations, beautifully arranged poinsettias, eye-catching lights and so much more.
  • Garden Railroad: Pennsylvania Through the Four Seasons


    Join us to explore whimsical, mini recreations of the four seasons as experienced in Pennsylvania.
  • Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show: Into the Mist

    Jan. 13 – March 3

    Come out of the cold and into the mist as dramatic new displays highlight Phipps' astounding array of orchid varieties and classically trained bonsai.
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • 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.
  • Sensory Friendly Hour

    Mon., Jan. 8; 5:30 p.m.

    In collaboration with the Autism Connection of Pennsylvania, Let’s Move Pittsburgh is hosting a sensory-friendly self-guided tour of Phipps, including engaging Discovery Station activities.
  • Pittsburgh Botanic Garden’s Native Plants

    Open Now through Sun., Jan. 7

    Enjoy beautiful illustrations of flora growing at Pittsburgh Botanic Garden!
  • Online Native Plant Sale

    Order Now through Sun., March 24

    Guests are able to order from a curated selection of native plants on our website! This sale features 16 plants native to our region that have all been selected as Phipps Sustainable Plants. Order now for pickup Sat, May 4 or Mon, May 6!
  • 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.