With growing habitats for tropical succulents, begonias, bromeliads, orchids, and a propagation room, the evolving landscape of the Greenhouse is well worth a visit - especially during the cold winter months!
Hours & Admission The Conservatory Greenhouse is currently closed to the public. The health and safety of our visitors and volunteers is our top priority. We thank you for your understanding and look forward to reopening soon.
Admission is free
As the Greenhouse is staffed entirely by Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary volunteers, we encourage guests to call us at 248.645.3149 ahead of your desired visit date to confirm availability.
1908: Cranbrook's original greenhouse was attached to Cranbrook House.
1910: A new greenhouse designed by Marcus Burrows was built on the current site.
1920: The 1910 greenhouse designed by Burrows was destroyed by a fire.
1950: Thirty years after the fire, the greenhouse was rebuilt.
2008: Ongoing renovations began with funds from the Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary and the Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary Endowment Fund.