Schedule Change

On Friday, September 19, the U.S. Botanic Garden's outdoor National Garden will close early at 5 p.m. It will reopen for regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, September 20 at 10 a.m.

Lunchtime Tour of the Conservatory

Event Date: 
Wed, Sep 24, 2014

USBG Volunteers
What do manila folders, Chanel No. 5, vanilla and fossil fuels have in common? They all come from plants on permanent display in the USBG Conservatory. Take a tour with a knowledgeable guide who will connect the exotic plant world to everyday life. You might see bananas, cacao and coffee ripening on the tree or learn about the next big breakthrough in medicinal plant research.

Date: Wednesday, September 24
Time: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: Tour meets in the Conservatory Garden Court
FREE: No pre-registration required