The North Carolina Arboretum Exhibitions
The North Carolina Arboretum Exhibitions program creates world-class exhibits that further the Arboretum’s mission of connecting people with plants. Combining science, culture and natural history, The North Carolina Arboretum’s traveling exhibits create dynamic experiences to inspire and engage audiences of all ages and interests.
Making Scents: The Art and Passion of Fragrance – Debuting for the first time at the AAM conference, Making Scents blends flora, fashion and science to take visitors on a full sensory journey. Experience the plants and flowers behind iconic perfumes, explore the mysterious power of the sense of smell, discover the unique artistry and science behind the perfume industry, and enjoy the opportunity to compose a basic fragrance.
Wicked Plants: The Exhibit – This fun-filled, family-friendly traveling exhibit gives visitors a safe, hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals. Interactive displays are set inside a Victorian-era ramshackle home where visitors learn about various poisonous plants that may be lurking in their backyards.