UPDATE: Phipps will be closed through at least Thurs., April 30. Sign up for our Tree Free Email list for updates, and read our message to guests.

March 18 – April 7, 1951

The 57th annual flower show featured formal gardens with fountains and lagoons, pink and white primroses, and a new Maple Sugar Festival display featuring a maple grove display and maple products from Somerset County for sale.


Palm Court

Spring Flower Show 1951

Sunken Garden

Spring Flower Show 1951

Serpentine Room

Spring Flower Show 1951

East Room

Spring Flower Show 1951

Cloister Garden

Spring Flower Show 1951

South Conservatory

Spring Flower Show 1951

Old-Fashioned Room

Spring Flower Show 1951

Spring Flower Show 1951 Spring Flower Show 1951

Spring Flower Show 1951
 

Select photos courtesy of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Archives