NOTE: Phipps' Winter Flower Show: Home for the Holidays is open now through Sun., Jan. 17. All Phipps tickets must be purchased in advance, and safety protocols must be followed. Learn more about how you can join us!

Nov. 4 – 25, 1956

This year’s very special show, presented in cooperation with the National Chrysanthemum Society, featured each of the nine classes of chrysanthemums in a variety of displays based on Pittsburgh’s past, present and future.


Sunken Garden

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Victoria Room

Fall Flower Show 1956: The Pittsburgh Story

East Room

Fall Flower Show 1956: The Pittsburgh Story

Cloister Garden

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South Conservatory

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Modern Room

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Cottage Room

Fall Flower Show 1956: The Pittsburgh Story

Serpentine Room

Fall Flower Show 1956: The Pittsburgh Story