The Westmoreland Welcomes Spring with Art in Bloom


Director of Marketing & Public Relations Claire Ertl
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GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (February 28, 2024) – The Westmoreland Museum of American Art welcomes the start of spring by presenting Art in Bloom from Thursday, March 21 through Sunday, March 24, 2024. During these four days, visitors will delight in imaginative floral compositions displayed throughout the galleries and inspired by works of art from the Museum’s collection. Local florists and floral designers, 20 in total, are lending their talents to create the artistic arrangements. Prizes, including Director’s Choice and People’s Choice, will be awarded to the most outstanding displays.

“We are excited to bring Art in Bloom back to the Museum after a long hiatus and provide an enhanced experience for our visitors across these four days that will appeal to both lovers of art and nature,” commented The Richard M. Scaife Director/CEO Silvia Filippini-Fantoni, PhD.

In addition to the floral displays, Art in Bloom will feature a series of special programs designed to engage and inspire audiences of all ages. Visitors can participate in an art-making workshop, learn about floral artworks in our collection, and attend floral arranging and cocktail-making demonstrations. Art in Bloom will also feature a Sunday Fun Day on March 24, offering families a day of fun activities.

From Thursday through Saturday, admission to Art in Bloom is free for Museum members and $10 for non-members; admission is free for all on Sunday, March 24 for Sunday Fun Day: Art in Bloom.

In preparation for Art in Bloom, the Museum will be closed to the public on Wednesday, March 20.

Art in Bloom Schedule:

March 21-24, 2024

Admission Details:

Museum members FREE*
non-members $10
children ages 3 & under FREE
FREE for all on Sunday, March 24, a family-friendly Sunday Fun Day advance registration recommended for all dates
*1 free ticket at the Good Friend membership level, up to 5 free tickets at the Best Friend membership level and higher

Thursday, Saturday & Sunday >10am–5pm

Friday >10am–8pm

Art in Bloom Special Programming:

Thursday, March 21
Pop-Up Studio: Flower Collage > 11am-1pm (Sold Out)
$25 Museum members/$35 non-members, includes access to Art in Bloom

A Closer Look: Paintings & Prosecco > 3-4pm
$25 Museum members/$35 non-members, includes access to Art in Bloom

Friday, March 22
The Flower Bar > 6-8pm
$25 Museum members/$35 non-members, includes access to Art in Bloom

Saturday, March 23
Art in Bloom Tea > 3-4pm
$30 Museum members/$40 non-members, includes access to Art in Bloom

Sunday, March 24
Sunday Fun Day: Art in Bloom >10am-5pm (activities 11am-3pm)
FREE for all, includes access to Art in Bloom

Museum Amenities:

In The Westmoreland’s Museum Shop, one will discover a curated collection of floral-themed home décor, accessories, and artisan creations. Additionally, on Saturday, March 23, the Museum Shop hosts a special pop up, featuring floral-inspired jewelry created by jewelry artist Kathryn Stanko from 10am- 5pm.

In addition, visitors may enjoy floral-inspired drinks and treats at Cafe Marchand throughout Art in Bloom.

Art in Bloom is supported by:

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Art in Bloom Pedestal Sponsors:
Long & Long, LLC


Generous support provided by Art Bridges Foundation’s Access for All program for the free Sunday Fun Day: Art in Bloom.

Participating Floral Designers:

#1 Steel City Florals 

#2 Penna Flower Company

#3 One Happy Flower Shop 

#4 The Copper Petal 

#5 Luna Joy Flower Farm 

#6 Curly Willow 

#7 Planted in Pitt

#8 DeMuth Florist

#9 Bella Florals

#10 The Blue Daisy Floral Designs 

#11 Confleurtti 

#12 Ground Oaks Flowers

#13 Galleria Botanica 

#14 Eichenlaub 

#15 Blooms and Beans Flowers 

#16 A Pretty Flower 

#17 Lea’s Floral Shop 

#18 The Bearded Iris 

#19 Hidden Jem Farm 

#20 JD Peterson 

About The Westmoreland Museum of American Art:

Western Pennsylvania’s only museum dedicated to American art, The Westmoreland Museum of American Art in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, is a place to share meaningful cultural experiences that open the door to new ideas, perspectives, and possibilities. The Westmoreland’s extraordinary permanent collection with its strong focus on the art and artists of Southwestern Pennsylvania is complemented by an impressive temporary exhibition schedule featuring both nationally traveling exhibitions and those organized by the Museum. Additionally, The Westmoreland presents a full slate of community-oriented programming as well as special events. More information is available at and on the Museum’s Facebook and Instagram profiles.

General admission to the Museum is free with advance online registration recommended. The Museum’s operating hours are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am-5pm. One can find information on registering for a visit at