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 – Blending flora, fashion and science, Making Scents takes visitors on a full sensory journey by showcasing some of Mother Nature's most aromatic botanicals. This hands-on traveling exhibits offers an immersive, multi-sensory expereince that showcases the artistry, hsitory and science of fragrance and the living world using STEAM teaching methods.
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 homes or backyards.