Historic sepia image of Conservatory palm dome

From Cornice to Cupola:
The Architecture of the
Enid A. Haupt Conservatory

Saturday, January 11, 2020 – Sunday, March 8, 2020

A new exhibition in the LuEsther T. Mertz Library Art Gallery will illustrate the Haupt Conservatory’s exceptional design and construction by the renowned builders of America’s most significant 20th-century glasshouses. Plans, drawings, and photographs from the Garden’s Lord & Burnham Co. collection will bring to life the Conservatory’s rich history.