NOTE: All member and nonmember tickets must be reserved in advance, and masks are now optional but recommended. Learn more about how you can join us!

June 2022

  • Monet in Bloom

    Now Open

    This summer, experience the breathtaking, dreamlike art of impressionist icon Claude Monet brought to vibrant, three-dimensional life through Phipps' incredible horticultural displays.
  • Butterfly Forest

    Now Open

    Watch colorful butterflies break free of their chrysalises to soar and glide among beautiful Phipps blooms. One may even land on you!
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • In-Person Story Time

    WEDNESDAYS starting June 1; 10:30 A.M. AND 1 P.M.

    Come to Phipps for story time among the flowers. Kids will love visiting Phipps to listen to our storyteller weave tales about gardens, fruits, vegetables, animals and other fun topics.
  • BioBlitz Family Fun Festival

    Sun., June 5; 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

    Bring the whole family for this day of exploring biodiversity, meeting local scientists and naturalists, and engaging with community organizations and agencies.
  • 2022 Nature of Place Symposium: “The Voice of Change”

    June 15 – 17

    At the 2022 Nature of Place Symposium, join cross-disciplinary leaders for a conversation of how children significantly benefit from time in nature and how to improve access to nature for all children.
  • Tropical Forest Hawai’i: The Premiere Party

    Thurs., June 16

    Join social and civic leaders and friends for an unforgettable evening getaway to celebrate the grand opening of Tropical Forest Hawai'i, the new immersive three-year exhibition at Phipps.
  • Virtual Members-Only Movie Night: Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse

    Thurs., June 23; 7 p.m.

    Discover how Monet and other groundbreaking artists brought their iconic motifs of color and form to life in the garden and gallery alike.
  • Southwestern PA Native Plants with a Spotlight on Caterpillars

    Virtual Exhibit Now Open

    Enjoy beautiful illustrations of flora native to Pittsburgh and southwestern Pennsylvania!
  • Planets Earth

    Virtual Exhibit 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.
  • Climate Educator Happy Hour

    Select Wednesdays; 4 – 5 p.m.

    Join Phipps, Communitopia and Green Building Alliance for a happy hour series for educators interested in meeting others who are also teaching about climate change.