Categories: Botanical Gardens, Events
Looking for a winter escape? Don’t miss these long-term exhibits featuring beautiful flowers inside warm glasshouses.
January 6 – February 20
Find a floral wonderland at Denver Botanic Gardens’ Orchid Showcase. Enjoy hundreds of blooms in the Orangery and Marnie’s Pavilion.
January 7 – March 5
Take an opulent garden stroll through the 1920’s at the Franklin Park Conservatory in Columbus, Ohio. Orchids and other tropical plants combine with Art Deco designs for an amazing winter display.
January 14 – March 5
Delight in the Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show at Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh. And don’t miss the Pittsburgh-themed Garden Railroad. Wear a tropical shirt on a Sunday in February for half-priced admission.
January 14 – May 14
The Hirshhorn Museum in Washington DC, along with Smithsonian Gardens, present Orchids: A Moment. Hundreds of fragrant orchids are complemented by time-lapse videos of emerging blooms and the museum’s famous architecture.
January 21 – March 31
Enjoy an Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens near Philadelphia. Wonder at 4500 orchids inside the warm Conservatory, Peirce-du Pont House, and Visitor Center.