Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens - R4: recycled/reclaimed/reused/recrafted Sculpture Show -
June 14, 2014 - August 10, 2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Times: Tues-Fri 9am-4pm; Sat-Sun 10am-3pm
This sculpture show by member artists of Chicago Sculpture International features sculpture created from recycled and reclaimed materials set amongst the tropical plants in the Nicholas Conservatory. The theme of R4 was chosen as a celebration of Nicholas Conservatory’s LEED Gold status. R4 is...
What does a dinosaur named Jane, a children's discovery museum, a turn-of-the-century village and museum center, and a rare example of Victorian "exotic" architecture have in common?
Rockford, of course. Our fine list of museums and Rockford attractions will capture the attention of any history buff. From Rockford's newest - and oldest - dinosaur (named Jane) at Burpee Museum of Natural History to the more than 250 hands-on children's exhibits at the Discovery Center Museum, you can truly spend your day in Rockford's downtown River District learning, listening, dissecting and discovering.
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