Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Event Types Welcomed

  • Adult Social Events
  • Corporate Social Events
  • Family Reunions
  • Leisure Travel
  • Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
  • Wedding Ceremonies
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Youth Parties
  • Youth Retreat/Camps


Phipps Conservatory, one of the nation’s oldest and largest Victorian greenhouses, provides the perfect location for any special event: a wedding ceremony or cocktail reception in the elegant Outdoor Garden; a celebration in the beautiful Special Events Hall; a photography session in the formal French garden; or a corporate meeting or group event at Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park. No matter the size of your event, Phipps can work with you to find the right setting for your special day. Please visit our website at or contact us at 412.622.6915 x6404 for more information.

Meeting & Event Spaces

  • Max Capacity: 1000 guests
  • Largest Classroom Style: 100
  • Largest Theatre Style: 350

Featured Amenities

  • Accessible Facilities
  • Bus - Shuttle, Public Bus Access Bus
  • In-House Catering
  • Paid Parking
  • Taxi
  • Theater Seating
  • WiFi

Venue Location + Transportation


One Schenley Park,
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213


  • BusBus
  • TaxiTaxi

Nearby Airport

  • Pittsburgh International Airport - 25 minutes

Nearby International Airport

  • Pittsburgh International Airport - 25 minutes

Nearby Cities

Pittsburgh, PA – In the city
Cleveland, OH – 135 miles;
Washington, D.C. – 245 miles;
Philadelphia, PA – 300 miles

Things to Know


  • Must Use In-house Catering: Yes
  • Cultural Catering Available: Yes
  • Do you offer tables, chairs, and linens?: Yes


  • Guest Wi-Fi: Free
  • Equipment Available On-Site:
    • Projector Screen

Venue Policies

  • Alcohol Consumption: Yes
  • Smoking Permitted: no
  • ADA Accessible: Yes