Public Gardens Photo Tours forum: Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory, Baltimore, Maryland

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Name: Carol H. Sandt
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Zone 6b)
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Feb 2, 2017 6:20 PM CST
The Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory is located in Druid Hill Park, near Route 83, in Baltimore, Maryland. It is open Wednesday through Sunday, from 10 a.m. To 4 p.m. Admission is free, but a $5 donation is encouraged.

The conservatory dates back to 1888 but has been updated as recently as 2016. There are five sections: the Palm House, the Orchid Room, the Mediteranean House, the Tropical House and the Desert House.

I vsited the conservatory on February 1, 2017, and here are some images of what I saw there:

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Carol H. Sandt

“...while the self-reflexive ego thinks by means of noting differences and drawing distinctions, spiritual awareness 'thinks' by an innate perception of kinship, of belonging to the whole." -- Cynthia Bourgeault
central Illinois
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Feb 5, 2017 4:11 AM CST
Looks like an architectural wonder. Thanks for the pics.
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