2018 Open House

2018 Herbarium Open House: June 20

Plant pressing demonstration.

Come see the herbarium and some of its most special collections! Displays will include 190 year-old specimens, extinct species, and other treasures. We will be open from noon to 8pm on Wednesday, June 20.

Try pressing a plant sample or preparing a specimen!

Kids activities will include making mini-museum specimens to take home, coloring station, selfie station, and a plant prize wheel.

Kids and adults alike can bring plant parts to view up-close under our digital microscope!

Need directions? See here for parking, building location, and room location details.

Contact Curator Jordan with questions (ferns@vt.edu, 540-231-6768).