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Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Open Now: 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Phipps is one of my favorites places to take out of town guests. The Easter and Christmas... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Christmas at the Phipps

First time visit to the Conservatory and Gardens. Decorated for Christmas for a wonderful holiday... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hooversville, Pennsylvania
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A green oasis in the middle of Pittsburgh’s vibrant Oakland neighborhood, Phipps has provided a world-class garden experience to its visitors since 1893. Visit to discover breathtaking seasonal flower shows and special exhibits, a...more
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1 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3830
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Phipps is one of my favorites places to take out of town guests. The Easter and Christmas displays are amazing in their beauty.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First time visit to the Conservatory and Gardens. Decorated for Christmas for a wonderful holiday visit. LED lighting throughout complex. A definite visit for Christmas with family and friends.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The first trip to Phipps was just my wife and I. The next year we took our son and daughter in law . two years later we took our son ,daughter in law , son in law ,daughter and our two wonderful grandchildren. We are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing botanical wonders for all seasons!! The artistry of the decor is spectacular. I enjoy coming here regularly to take in the beauty.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GeorgeC4164
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fun, well done and a holiday delight, we used ballet parking and it was great. Well priced and gift shop was awesome.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pat M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited the Phipps recently while in Pittsburgh for Business. The greenhouse displays were amazing, featuring a plants and flowers from a wide variety of climates curated in beautifully designed interior lanscapes.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've visited Phipps many times during different seasons of the year, but the holiday show is the most magical. We visited on a Saturday night - you MUST purchase timed tickets in advance, especially if you go Friday/Saturday/Sunday night. Finding a place to park was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MamaGrumpy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have a membership and did book a reservation, had 2 adults and 7 year old boy and a 5 year old boy and girl. Our time was for noon on Sunday. Put check in was expedient and the children given a paper and pencil...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mlogreco
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went at 4:00 for the holiday light show on a Saturday. It was crowded but not overwhelming. Parking is a challenge so my husband dropped us off and found a spot. Valet for $10 if you don’t want to mess with it. The plants...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank d2016h
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Christmas displays were beautiful. The children's area was enjoyable and children would love to see the train display. It was 17.95 per person which I thought was a little pricey for about a hour to a hour and a half of indoor displays.

Date of experience: December 2018
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19 September 2018|
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Response from Chrisheck620 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they can!
27 May 2018|
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Response from Jim E | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others. No bad time. Make several visits if you can. Always something amazing.
7 November 2017|
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Response from Midwestadvocate | Reviewed this property |
Do call Phipps - I can't answer this either. Sorry!