Orchids Exhibit Opens

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"Orchids: A View from the East" opens at the National Museum of Natural History. This exhibit is one of the annual orchid exhibit the Museum puts on display in cooperation with the Smithsonian Gardens and the U.S. Botanical Gardens.


  • Office of Horticulture
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States Botanic Garden
  • Smithsonian Gardens


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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu


January 29, 2011


  • Orchids
  • Exhibit openings
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits

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