Tour: Highlights from the Conservatory Collection

Event Date: 
Wed, May 30, 2018

Susan Klusman, USBG Volunteer Docent
Ever wonder why the U.S. Botanic Garden Conservatory is located on its present site? What the architectural style of the building is? How Bartholdi's Fountain became part of the USBG? Where many of the first plants in the Conservatory originated? This walking tour will explore how historical currents, architecture, sculpture, and landscape architecture came together to create this grand garden. Please note: The program is canceled if it rains.

DATE: Wednesday, May 30
TIME: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
LOCATION: Tour meets by the entrance to the Conservatory on the Terrace
FREE: No pre-registration required