NOTE: All member and nonmember tickets must be reserved in advance, and masks are strongly recommended for all guests and required for unvaccinated guests ages 2 and up. Learn more about how you can join us!

January 2022

  • Holiday Magic! Winter Flower Show and Light Garden

    Open Now

    This year's exciting Sparkle and Shine theme highlights the elegant beauty of nature in Phipps' winter wonderland, with thousands of poinsettias, twinkling lights, classic holiday trees, unique topiary creations and so much more.
  • Garden Railroad: Bridges and Tunnels


    Join us on a locomotive journey through a delightful miniature display of the bridges, tunnels and inclines of western Pennsylvania and beyond at this all-new Garden Railroad exhibit!
  • Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show: An Ocean of Color

    Opens Sat., Jan. 15

    Wash away the winter blues with gorgeous displays of all-star specimens from two of Phipps’ finest collections.
  • Online Classes for Adults

    See description for dates and times

    Now some of our most popular courses are available to attend from the comfort of your own home. Peruse our offerings for an exciting variety of fun and enriching programs on vegetable gardening, orchid care and more to let your inspiration grow. Enrolled students will receive a...
  • 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!
  • Virtual Explorers Academy


    Explore an all-new series of virtual programs for children ages 4 – 18 from the amazing child educators at Phipps. Topics include wildlife exploration, creative movement and a healthy family cooking series.
  • Let’s Move Pittsburgh Book Club

    Tuesdays | 10 - 10:30 a.m.

    Calling all bookworms ages 4 – 9! Join us for a weekly discussion in Let's Move Pittsburgh's Book Club.
  • Fourth Annual Three Rivers Urban Soils Symposium

    Thurs., Jan. 13 | 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

    Join nationally acclaimed experts for an exploration of urban soils and their relation to agriculture, stormwater management and climate.
  • Sensory Friendly Hour

    Sun., Jan. 23; 8:15 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. arrival options available

    In collaboration with the Autism Connection of Pennsylvania, Let’s Move Pittsburgh is hosting a sensory-friendly self-guided tour of Phipps, including engaging Discovery Station activities.
  • Virtual Native Plant and Sustainability Conference

    Thurs., Jan. 27; 1 – 4 p.m.

    The annual Native Plant and Sustainability Conference brings together national experts for an engaging forum on plants, landscapes and our role as environmental stewards.
  • 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.
  • Magnified Portraits of Southwestern PA Native Plants

    Now Open

    Beautiful illustrations of flora native to Pittsburgh and southwestern Pennsylvania will populate the walls of Phipps' Welcome Center!
  • Tropical Forest Cuba

    Now Open

    Experience the natural beauty and culture of Cuba, one of the most biodiverse Caribbean island nations on Earth, in our immersive new Tropical Forest exhibit.