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Phipps Conservatory, Pittsburgh

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Explore 17 different plant exhibits at Phipps Conservatory, which is considered one of the greenest facilities in the world. In 1983, mogul Henry Phipps gave these grounds to the city of Pittsburgh with the purpose of introducing exotic plant life and formal gardens to the public. The gardens, along with the glass and metal greenhouse structures, have continued to amaze visitors throughout the years. The gardens are now on the National Register of Historic Places ,and the facility has been honored and celebrated for its sustainability. With our online itinerary creator, Pittsburgh attractions like Phipps Conservatory can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Have been to Phipps many times, at least twice a year for 30 years. Each time I am delighted with each new exhibit. Love the Dale Chiluly glass peices that were purchased after the Chiluly exhibit a f...  more »
  • I've lived in Pgh for almost 30 years and Phipps is one of my favorite places. It's extremely enjoyable to view the plants and just to walk through all the rooms. We are lucky to have this in Pgh!!  more »
  • You can easily spend half a day exploring the wonderful array of plants from all over the world in this spectacular conservatory. It is kid friendly and offers a number of hands on activities. Wear a ...  more »