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Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory, Detroit

Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory - Detroit, Michigan
Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory
876 Picnic Way, Detroit, MI 48207Map
Belle Isle Park
+1 313 821 5428
Neighborhood: East Side Detroit
Overview

For those looking for a break from their urban surroundings, the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory offers visitors a beautiful little slice of nature not easily found in Metro Detroit. One of Belle Isle Park's multiple attractions, this conservatory — first built in 1904 — spans over one acre and features an 85 foot-high dome. Five distinct sections house a diverse and colorful collection of tropical plants, flowers, cacti, fernery and more, making it an excellent destination for photographers. From the Japanese water garden to the outside sculpture garden, there is an ethereal magic flowing throughout these grounds, which is why it makes for a great day visit for couples, families or just solo-explorers looking for some quietude and natural beauty.

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Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory General Information
  • Open Hours: Wednesday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
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