An aerial view of Dartmouth's Baker Tower.


Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, the Life Science Greenhouse and Brout Orchid Collection will be closed until further notice in the interest of public health. We will resume normal hours when the situation improves. During this time, the greenhouse will be maintained by essential greenhouse staff to ensure the health of the collections. You may contact greenhouse staff by emailing Theresa.Barry@Dartmouth.edu or calling 603-646-2382.

We look forward to reopening when it is safe for the public, staff, and volunteers. Thank you for your understanding.


Open Hours

We welcome visitors Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 4 pm.

There is no admission charge.

There are informative signs throughout the greenhouse to engage visitors on a self-tour. There is no need to make arrangements to visit.

There is a multi-purpose room where students come to study, and people come to have meetings or lunch.

Holiday Closures

We are closed on weekends and the following holidays:

  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving,
  • Christmas Day through New Year's Day.
Last Updated