Growing in the Conservatory

Join Rockwood staff within one of America’s oldest attached Conservatories to discuss this architectural jewel…
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Location
Rockwood Museum & Park
Date
Saturday, August 13

Event Details

Date
Saturday, August 13
Location

Rockwood Museum & Park

Ticket Cost
$15 NR, $10 R, $2 Art-Reach Member, FREE for RPPS Member

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Join Rockwood staff within one of America’s oldest attached Conservatories to discuss this architectural jewel and the unique origins of the plants collected there. Many of these plants were popularized in America and Europe through global colonization efforts by Western powers. When available, more information will be provided about the 19th century plant specimens originally collected by the Conservatory’s first owner, Joseph Shipley, an amateur botanist. Ages 14+. Use “Art-Reach2022” and “RPPS2022” coupon code at check out to unlock membership discount – must provide proof of membership at beginning of tour. Tour involves some stairs. Ages 14 and up.