Conservatory of Flowers Past Events and Exhibits

Monday, October 8, 2012 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Quiet Lightning returns for a summer reading series in our beautiful greenhouse! This evening is a special LITQUAKE event! The program begins at 8pm, but the Conservatory will be open from 7 pm to 8...
Saturday, June 9, 2012 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
New York City-based jazz quartet Rose & the Nightingale premiere Spirit of the Garden at the Conservatory of Flowers.
Saturday, June 9, 2012 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Saturday, June 9th Location: Conservatory of Flowers Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm Fee: $15
Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Did you know that when flowering plants emerged 140 million years ago, orchids were among the first species? From prehistory to your kitchen windowsill, these plants are mysterious in many ways....
Thursday, August 9, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Paawan Kothari, proprietor of San Francisco’s well-known Chai Cart, shows you that the best cup of chai is the one you make. Kothari has been redefining the chai experience since 2009 when she...
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an Orchid Revival! Bruce Rogers, author and orchid growing guru, explains how to grow happy orchids in very clear language and beautiful photographs in his new book, The Orchid Whisperer...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 - 8:00am - Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 6:00pm
Macro photography is much more than taking close-up pictures.  Macro work allows the engaged photographer to use depth field, focal points, and unique compositions with shape and color, to...
Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm
We love @instagram! The Worldwide Instameet hosted at Flora Grubb in July was so fun, and rendered so many great images and friendships, that we thought we should probably open up the Conservatory to...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm
It's time to party in a real life land of the lost! Enjoy locally-crafted libations presented by Brewtruc, Social Kitchen, and Oro en Paz as you step WAY back in time to the age of dinosaurs at this...
Sunday, October 28, 2012 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
You've heard of the Bold Italic, right? Maybe you read Annetta Black's story about a day working here behind the scenes, in their magazine launch three years ago, or maybe you attended an event at...