10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from pumpkin picking to corn mazes

Chilly nights and the growing music of cicadas are a welcome harbinger of the autumn season. Family entertainment shifts to more seasonal offerings, too.

Phipps’ Homegrown program cultivates backyard gardens in food-insecure Pittsburgh neighborhoods

“We found that the average Homegrown participant shared produce with nine people.”

Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show: Out of This World

From Jan. 18 to March 8, grab your spacesuit and prepare to blast off into a galaxy of gardens at Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show: Out of This World! At […]

Holiday Magic! Winter Flower Show and Light Garden

Make plans to experience one of the best holiday attractions and treasured family traditions in Pittsburgh at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Garden’s Holiday Magic! Winter Flower Show and Light Garden. […]

Discovery Garden Day

Families are invited to a special day of fun to mark the summer opening of Discovery Garden, the interactive sensory garden that delights children and adults of all ages. Kids […]

Phipps Butterfly Forest

An annual favorite for families, Butterfly Forest awes visitors with an up-close look of some of nature’s most prized pollinators alongside the blossoming flowers that feed them. You’ll stroll along […]

Spring Flower Show: Gardens of the Rainbow

A celebration of the spectrum of floral hues arrives with Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens’ Spring Flower Show: Gardens of the Rainbow! Guests are invited to enjoy a close up view […]

New Year’s Eve Family Celebration at Phipps

Kids love ringing in the New Year just as much as adults, but may be unable to stay up late enough to celebrate. At this family-friendly event featuring a variety […]

Family Fun Days

Looking for something different to do with the kids during their holiday break from school? Look no further than Phipps’s Family Fun Days! Featuring a variety of engaging educational activities, […]

Garden Railroad: Memories in Motion

Continuing the celebration of Phipps’ storied past, Garden Railroad takes guests on a time-traveling journey, showing the dramatic transformation of the conservatory from its humble beginnings to a modern-day leader […]

Holiday Magic: Let It Glow!

The most magical time of the year is back at Phipps and this display promises to be the biggest and brightest yet, featuring our newly renovated Palm Court! With dazzling […]

Earth Day Celebration

Join us as we extend Earth Day into a four-day celebration to help you get in touch with nature. Here at Phipps, we believe that every day is Earth Day […]

10 great STEM summer camps for Pittsburgh kids

Build it, wreck it, code it, or fly it. These exciting STEM summer camps will be a big hit with kids.