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Date:
February 17, 2024
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:
Rockwood Park & Museum
Address:
4651 Washington Street Extension
Wilmington, DE 19808
Cost:
$15, $10 NCC Residents, $2 Art-Reach Member, FREE for RPPS Member
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Growing in the Conservatory

Saturday, February 17, 2024

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.

Growing in the conservatory: the botanical collection

1-hour lecture, $15, $10 NCC Residents, $2 Art-Reach Member, FREE for RPPS Member


Sat | 12 pm | 2/17 http://apm.activecommunities.com/nccde/Activity_Search/20786

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-Reach2024” and “RPPS2024” coupon code at check out to unlock membership discount – must provide proof of membership at beginning of tour. Tour involves some stairs. 

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