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Bruce Munro: LIGHT

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  • Location
    Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens
    1354 N. 2nd St.
    Rockford, IL 61107
  • Phone
    (815) 987-8858
  • Date
    October 22 - November 5, 2017
  • Recurrence
    Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Time
    Tuesday-Friday 9:00am-10:00pm |Saturday-Sunday 10:00am-10:00pm
  • Price
    Regular admission (Resident/non-resident): $6/$8 adults | $4/$6 seniors (65+), children age 5-17, and veterans | $2 age 3-4 | Free for age 2 and under
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Bruce Munro: LIGHT at Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens allows visitors to literally see the gardens in a new light.

The exhibition is Munro’s eighth large-scale garden exhibition in the U.S. The gardens and Conservatory will provide a stunning backdrop for eight sculptures, including Munro’s iconic Field of Light and Water-Towers. Two new works will also debut — Sun, a monumental globe, suspended inside the Conservatory, and Don’s Flamingos, a playful homage to the designer of the pink lawn flamingo, Don Featherstone.

Past exhibitions of Bruce Munro’s work have received both critical and popular acclaim. Visitors are expected to travel from Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee, Bloomington-Normal, the Quad Cities, and beyond, truly putting our young garden on the “who’s who” of public gardens.

Subarea:Rockford Northeast

Directions:
1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford, IL 61107 - From I-90: Exit at U.S. 20 Business (E. State St.) and follow Business 20 into Rockford. Turn right on IL 251 and follow it north to the From the south: Exit I-39 west on U.S. 20 Bypass to IL 251 (11th St.) Follow IL 251 through town to the entrance to the Conservatory on the west side of the street.

Bruce Munro: LIGHT
  • October 22 - November 5, 2017
  • Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens
  • Regular admission (Resident/non-resident): $6/$8 adults | $4/$6 seniors (65+), children age 5-17, and veterans | $2 age 3-4 | Free for age 2 and under
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday