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!

Nov. 7 – 28, 1954

A display inspired by the nursery rhyme “Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary” and a newly renovated cactus garden were among the sights to see in this year’s fall festival of chrysanthemums.


Palm Court

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Victoria Room

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East Room

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Cloister Garden

Fall Flower Show 1954

South Conservatory

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Modern Room

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Cottage Room

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Serpentine Room

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Fall Flower Show 1954