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Oct. 4 – 26, 1997

Carnival-themed displays of mum arrangements in a wide variety of hues were the main attraction for this fall show, which included a working carousel with vintage wooden horses, animal topiary and tributes to local old-time amusement parks including Kennywood, West View Park, Luna Park and Dream City.


Palm Court

Fall Flower Show 1997: A Carnival of Color

Serpentine Room

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South Conservatory

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Victoria Room

Fall Flower Show 1997: A Carnival of Color

East Room

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